Tag: Andrey Ganin

Emily Abbott at the 2018 CrossFit Games West Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Emily Abbott Among 13 Athletes to Fail Drug Test at Regionals

13. That is the number of athletes who have failed an in-competition drug test conducted at the regional competitions this year. Among those five that had qualified to compete at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Emily Abbott...
ME5 during the 2018 CrossFit Games Europe Regional event held May 18, 19 and 20 at the Berlin Velodrom,

Confirmed! Andrey Ganin Will Be DQ’d From the CrossFit Games

It has been confirmed. Andrey Ganin tested positive for PEDs. Ganin confirmed with The Barbell Spin that he will be disqualified from the 2018 CrossFit Games. Here is Ganin's response when asked if he had...
Via Bjorgvin Gudmundssons Instagram story.

Mundwiler, Hogberg and Gudmundsson Say They Are Clean, Will Compete in Madison

It's looking like one of the Russian qualified athletes has tested positive and will not be competing at the 2018 CrossFit Games. After Annie Thorisdottir's announcement, the three non-Russian qualifiers took to Instagram to...

According to Annie Thorisdottir, Frederick Aegidius Will Compete at the 2018 CrossFit Games [Video]

Ever since CrossFit announced failed drug tests a few weeks ago and stated that there were more positive tests that were being appealed. Rumors had been circulating about who it could be. Now we...
ME6 during the 2018 CrossFit Games Europe Regional event held May 18, 19 and 20 at the Berlin Velodrom,

Roman Khrennikov Wins Europe Regional

With the Meridian Regional splitting into two separate regional competitions this year, more athletes from Europe and Russia were able to showcase their talents in the second stage of competition. The Europe Regional was...
ME2 during the 2018 CrossFit Games Europe Regional event held May 18, 19 and 20 at the Berlin Velodrom,

BKG Completes Comeback, Qualifies for 5th CrossFit Games Appearance

Bjorgvin Gudmundsson was the hands down favorite heading into the Europe Regional this weekend. But after Friday, Gudmudsson, also known as BKG, was sitting in 19th place overall. A 13th place finish in Triple 3...
Sara Sigmundsdottir during 2016 Open

Breaking Down the Meridian Regional

It's come down to this, the last weekend of Regionals. The athletes this weekend have had the most time to practice and have watched five regions battle through the seven workouts. There shouldn't be...

Leaderboarding 16.3

If you went to the Games site yesterday, you probably noticed that the leaderboard was down until mid-afternoon. The top of the leaderboard has been fairly quiet, but a few of the elite names have...