Tag: Brent Fikowski

Mat Fraser during Bicouplet 1 at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Two Events Left, Here Are The Current Standings!

There are just two events left of the 2018 CrossFit Games. We don't know the details other than there will be a pegboard. Mat Fraser needs just 37 points and Tia-Clair Toomey needs 115...
Brent Fikowski at the 2018 CrossFit Games West Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Brent Fikowski Recaps Day 2 & 3

Brent Fikowski is in hunt for a spot on the podium once again. Fikowski is in 4th place heading into the final day of competition. He is just 22 points behind Lukas Hogberg in...
Patrick Vellner at the 2018 CrossFit Games East Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Patrick Vellner Bursts into 2nd Place, Fraser En Route to 3rd Straight Title

Saturday did not start out well for Patrick Vellner. The day started out in the water and one of Vellner's weaknesses. Vellner would struggle on the 500-meter swim and even more on the 1,000-meter...
Tia Clair-Toomey during the Speed Clean and Jerk Ladder at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Fraser, Toomey Start Saturday Strong, But Can They Hold On?

Saturday morning of the 2018 CrossFit Games put the athletes in the water for the first time all week. The Swim, Paddleboard and Run chipper was the first time the athletes had ever faced...
Mat Fraser at 2016 CrossFit Games East Regional

Mat Fraser Builds Lead on Friday

Before the Marathon Row on Wednesday, it looked like Fraser was on his way to building another insurmountable lead once again. Lukas Hogberg, however, had other plans with his 2nd place finish on the...
Brent Fikowski shares this image following the Marathon Row event at the 2018 CrossFit Games.

Brent Fikowski Recaps Day 1 of the 2018 CrossFit Games

Brent Fikowski sits in 7th place after four events on Day 1 of the 2018 CrossFit Games. Fikowski's worst finish on the day was 20th place on the CrossFit Total (which he expected). His...

Mat Fraser Holds Narrow Lead Over Lukas Hogberg After Day 1

Mat Fraser looked like he might run away with the 2018 CrossFit Games after three events as he held an early lead over the competition. But 42,195 meters later, that gap shrunk to just 2 points. Lukas...
Tia-Clair Toomeys breakfast, courtesy of Reebok.

Reebok Asks the Question, What Do Top Athletes Eat for Breakfast?

The question seems to always come up, what do the best athletes in the world eat on a daily basis? Reebok posed the question, "What do you eat for breakfast?" to some of the...
Camille Leblanc-Bazinet during the Run-Swim-Run event at the 2017 CrossFit Games.

History of the Endurance Event at the CrossFit Games

Throughout the three stages of the CrossFit Games season - the Open, Regionals and the CrossFit Games - the final stage has always been the place where Dave Castro tests the athletes' endurance. Sure,...
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‘All Regional’ Leaderboard Surprise: Mat Fraser in 2nd!

One of the cool features the Games site added this year was the 'All Regional' leaderboard. In previous years, someone on the Internet had to put this together for everyone to compare the athletes....