Tag: Brent Fikowski

Screen cap from Brent Fikowski CrossFit.com Demo WOD

Brent Fikowski Dominates the West Regional on Day 2

How does someone smile and cruise to a 52 second event record victory? We're still not sure, but that is exactly what Brent Fikowski did earlier this afternoon at the West Regional. Entering the day...
Brent Fikowski during the Ranch Mini Chipper at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

Our Last Minute West Regional Predictions

We got a little caught up reporting on more pec injuries this morning and are just now getting to predicting who will qualify out of the West Regional being held in Portland, Oregon, this...
Rich Froning at 2016 CrossFit Open 16.5 Announcement

Rich Froning, Mat Fraser Top CrossFit Games Lifetime Earnings List

First, a little history... It's hard to imagine that the winner of the 2007 CrossFit Games took home $500. Yep, that's right, James Fitzgerald (OPT) took home $500 for winning the inaugural CrossFit Games at...
Screen cap from Brent Fikowski CrossFit.com Demo WOD

Brent Fikowski Does CrossFit.com WOD Demo

Brent Fikowski finished 4th at the 2016 CrossFit Games. As part of CrossFit's upcoming documentary, Fittest on Earth: A Decade of Fitness, CrossFit went up to Canada to meet with Fikowski. During the visit,...
Screen cap of Patrick Vellner violating rule during dumbbell snatch

Patrick Vellner Penalizes Himself For No-Reps From 17.1 Open Announcement Workout

Patrick Vellner finished ahead of Brent Fikowski during last night's 17.1 Open Announcement match-up. One of the rules of the dumbbell snatch movement, however, is that the opposite arm/hand cannot come in contact with...
Dumbbells will be featured in the CrossFit Open for the first time.

Break out the Dumbbells for 17.1

Here it is! 17.1 features TWO brand new movements. The dumbbell snatch and a combination of two very common movements, the Burpee Box Jump Over. And another twist, the first workout of 2017 is FOR TIME! For...
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Fikowski, Scali, Williams, Sweeney and Vellner Bring Back #openhumiliation in 2017

During the 2015 CrossFit Open, Brent Fikowski, Joe Scali and Mitch Barnard created a 'friendly' competition in which the loser of each Open workout had to post a humiliating video on social media. Barnard...
Vellner vs Fikowski & Holte vs Briggs in 17.1

17.1: Patrick Vellner vs Brent Fikowski / Sam Briggs vs Kristin Holte

The CrossFit Open 17.1 announcement will begin with two head-to-head battles. Dave Castro will make the first announcement of the season from Paris, France. Following the announcement, 3rd place finisher of the 2016 CrossFit Games...
Brent Fikowski during the Ranch Mini Chipper at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

Vellner, Fikowski, Letendre & Reason-Thibault Named to Team Canada for CrossFit Invitational

The Team Canada roster for the 2016 CrossFit Invitational was been released. As in previous years, the top finishers at the previous year's CrossFit Games were invited. Patrick Vellner and Brent Fikowski took 3rd and...

Top 10 Moments of the 2016 CrossFit Games

The 2016 CrossFit Games are a wrap. Mat Fraser and Katrin Davidsdottir are your 2016 champions. The Games this year took us to the Ranch, introduced new elements like the Snail and the Plow,...