Tag: Ben Garard

Katie Trombetta at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic CrossFit Challenge. Photo courtesy of Athletes Eye Photography

Katie Trombetta Failed Drug Test at CrossFit Games

There has not been an official announcement by CrossFit, Inc. yet, but Katie Trombetta has shared that she failed an in-competition drug test while competing at the 2019 CrossFit Games. According to...
Ben Garard, photo via Instagram, @bennygarard

Ben Garard Responds to Failed Drug Test

Ben Garard was sanctioned by CrossFit, Inc. two weeks ago for a failed drug test prior to the Down Under CrossFit Championship in April. According to a statement made by CrossFit, Garard tested positive...
Ben Garard, photo via Instagram, @bennygarard

Ben Garard, Ricky’s Brother, Fails Drug Test

Just two years after Ricky Garard failed a drug test at the 2017 CrossFit Games, Ben Garard, Ricky's brother, failed a drug test on April 16. Garard, who had just withdrew from competing as...
Justine Beath at the 2018 CrossFit Pacific Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Germany and Australia to Host 19.2 Live Announcements

The CrossFit Open 19.2 live announcements will be held in Berlin, Germany and Sydney, Australia. Similar to last week's announcement, the two live streams will be available to watch for free on Games.CrossFit.com at 5pm...
Ben Garard poses with his certificate after breaking the Guinness World Record for most lunges in one minute by a male

Was Ben Garard Going to be the Pacific Team Coach for the CrossFit Invitational?

Was Ben Garard going to be the Pacific Team's coach at this year's CrossFit Invitational? Based on a post on August 31 by Ben, it appears that might have been the plan. Ben, Ricky Garard's brother, shared...
Ben Garard poses with his certificate after breaking the Guinness World Record for most lunges in one minute by a male

Ben Garard Addresses His Brother’s Disqualification

The last 36 hours in the CrossFit world have been filled with reactions to the announcement that Ricky Garard, 3rd place at the 2017 CrossFit Games, had failed a drug test after the final...
Kara Webb poses with her certificate after breaking the Guinness World Record for most pistols in one minute, female

44 Guinness World Records Broken While Wearing Reebok Nano 7

The Reebok Nano 7 was released last month, but the shoe has already been world on athletes who broke 44 fitness-based Guinness World Records...in a period of less than 24 hours. CrossFit athletes and...
Sammy Wood at the 2015 CrossFit Games

2015 Games Athletes in Jeopardy

After three weeks of CrossFit Open workouts the field has started to settle. Three solid tests of fitness have begun to eliminate those who have holes in their resume. The 16.4 Open announcement is tomorrow...
CrossFit Open Men's Leaderboard 16.1

16.1: Men’s Recap

We've already looked at the women's side for 16.1, so let's take a look at the men's side. There is quite a bit more uncertainty for the men compared to the women. Only three athletes from...

2015 NPGL Playoff Preview – West Final

In 6 days, the San Francisco Fire and the Phoenix Rise will take on Everest in the NPGL West Final match. This is a rematch following their regular season battle on June 14 where the...