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Ben Smith finishing Event 1 at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

Ben Smith Shares Opinion on Cuts at the CrossFit Games

Ben Smith received a wildcard invite to compete at the 2019 CrossFit Games just a week before the start of the competition. Smith, who underwent knee surgery this past January, failed to earn a...
Noah Ohlsen at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

By the Numbers: 5 of the Top 10 Men Came From Sanctional Invites

The 2019 CrossFit Games had 144 men line up for Event 1. The new format would mean that only the top 75 in Event 1 would advance to compete later that day in Event...

Day 2 Recap of the 2019 CrossFit Games

Day 2 featured two events for the teams and three for the individuals, which cut the field down to 20 athletes. CURRENT STANDINGS        MEN'S TOP 5              ...

Brent Fikowski, Ben Smith and Dani Speegle Among Cuts on Day 2

With the new competition format Dave Castro released just a few short weeks before the 2019 CrossFit Games began, we knew the field would be cut drastically. Unfortunately for the 130+ athletes from both...

How 2018 CrossFit Games Would Have Changed with New Scoring, Elimination Format

This year is going to be completely different from the previous CrossFit Games. With nearly 150 men and women competing this year, along with several cuts to the field along the way. And while...
Ben Smith at the 2018 CrossFit Games Atlantic Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

#Ben11 Worked, Ben Smith Gets Wildcard Invite to CrossFit Games

Within days of posting on social media that he would accept a wildcard invite to compete at the CrossFit Games, Ben Smith got what he wanted. This evening Smith shared with his fans on...
Ben Smith at the 2015 CrossFit Games

Ben Smith Says He Would Accept Wildcard Invite

Ben Smith has competed at the CrossFit Games every year since 2009. Smith is the only athlete to make 10 consecutive individual Games appearances. That streak, however, will come to an end next week...unless...
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The Outlaw Way Weighs In On The New CrossFit Games Format

Rudy Nielsen and The Outlaw Way are back to discuss the new CrossFit Games format. In a quick 7-minute video, Rudy, John Dill and Jake share which male athletes they would give a wildcard...
Rich Froning and two of his three kids. Photo via Instagram, @hillaryfroning

CrossFit Games Dads

Today is Father's Day. We all know how hard it is to train and compete at the highest level in this sport. Add on being a father and now that task gets even harder....
Ben Smith, via Instagram @bsmit13

Athletes Gear Up For Granite Games and The CrossFit Lowlands Throwdown

Two of the last three Sanctional events of the 2019 CrossFit Games season are this weekend. In the United States the Granite Games kick off on Thursday, May 30, in St. Cloud, Minnestota. In...