Tag: Brent Fikowski

Jason Carroll at the 2018 West Regional. Via @jasoncarroll89 Instagram

Five Games Athletes Sitting Outside Top 5 Heading Into Sunday

We told you in our preview article, the new combined West Regional was stacked. With 12 CrossFit Games veterans competing on the men's side, there were going to be plenty of great athletes ending...
Brooke Ence at 2015 Swiss Alpine Battle presented by Kill Cliff

West Regional Preview: 23 Games Veterans, Only 10 Qualifying Spots

It's a new regional this year. The California Regional has merged with the West Regional. This means that there are only five qualifying spots for the same regions that sent 10 last year. On...
Patrick Vellner (left) and Brent Fikowski (right) perform Open Workout 17.1 for online and in-person crowds. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

CrossFit Games Athletes Predict 18.1 Open Workout

Later this evening we will all finally know the answer to the first question of the 2018 CrossFit Open..."what is 18.1?" Dave Castro's hint might not have even been a hint, and if it...
2018 CrossFit Open Athletes

CrossFit Open Live Announcement Athlete Match-Ups

Earlier this week we found out the locations of the 2018 CrossFit Open Live Announcements. Now, we know which athletes will be throwing down each week. The biggest surprise is that neither 2017 CrossFit Games...

Which CrossFit Star Designed the Best Looking Reebok Nano 8?

To celebrate the upcoming launch of the Reebok CrossFit Nano 8, Reebok is letting the first 2,000 customers design their own colorway on YourReebok. In addition, six CrossFit stars have designed their own colorway...
Brent Fikowski and Chyna Cho at the 2017 CrossFit Regionals. Photos courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

What Would a Combined California/West Regional Have Looked Like in 2017?

With the news that the California and West Regionals will be combined for the 2018 CrossFit Games season, we wanted to take a look at what that might have looked like in 2017. While...
Brent Fikowski and Pat Vellner preparing for the CrossFit Invitational. @pvellner/Instagram

Fikowski and Vellner are Ready for the Invitational…Especially if Curling is Involved

Canadians sure love curling. As the CrossFit Invitational gets closer (it's this Sunday), Brent Fikowski and Pat Vellner have taken to Instagram to show they are ready for anything...including curling. As one user said, "Can’t...
CrossFit Superstitions

CrossFit Athletes and Their Superstitions During Competition

For those who don't believe in superstitions, following a specific routine or wearing the same clothing can seem really odd. But for the rest, the key to success might rest in eating the same...
Brent Fikowski pokes at Team Europe on recent Instagram post. @fikowski/Instagram

Brent Fikowski Throws Some Shade at Team Europe Ahead of CrossFit Invitational

The  CrossFit Invitational is less than two weeks away. So with that, Brent Fikowski, a member of Team Canada, had some fun at the expense of Team Europe's men. With Mitch Barnard filling in for...
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...