Tag: Brooke Ence

Josh Bridges celebrates after his heat win during Heavy 17.5 at the 2017 CrossFit Games.

Big Names Not Competing In The CrossFit Open This Year

Week 1 of the 2019 CrossFit Open is already in the books. This year saw a decline in participation compared to last year, but most of the top athletes fighting for a spot at...
Patrick Vellner at the 2017 Tough Mudder X Championship.

Watch CrossFitters Crush Tough Mudder X on CBS Sports This Weekend

Sure, the event took place last month, but the first of a three-part television series of the Tough Mudder X is on CBS Sports this Saturday, July 14. At 1:00pm Eastern Time, watch some...
Screencap of Brooke Ence on her vlog, It Makes Ence

Brooke Ence Competed With Torn Labrum at Regionals

The past two CrossFit Games seasons for Brooke Ence have not gone her way. Ence missed qualifying for the Games in 2016 as she spent her offseason filming a movie rather than training. Last...
Sam and Jenn Dancer at Tough Mudder X. @jenndancing/Instagram

Josh Bridges, Patrick Vellner, Brooke Ence and Other Top CrossFit Athletes To Take on...

Last year Tough Mudder X made its debut. The one mile sprint with fitness stations was recorded and televised on CBS. Several CrossFit athletes participated, but only Jenn Dancer made the podium where she...
Brooke Ence talking about her upcoming surgery on her vlog, #ITMAKESENCE

Brooke Ence’s Comeback Tour Falls Short at West Regional, Vows to be Back in...

You either love her or hate her, and she knows it. Brooke Ence is one of the most widely known CrossFit athletes in the world and she's only competed in one CrossFit Games (2015). She...
Becca Voigt qualifies for 10th CrossFit Games after finishing 5th at the West Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Make it 10! Becca Voigt Qualifies for Record 10th CrossFit Games Appearance

Becca Voight finished 7th at the 2008 CrossFit Games at The Ranch. Voigt then competed at the next eight straight CrossFit Games. Last year, however, Voigt finally fell short when she finished 8th, only...
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...
Brooke Ence launches new clothing line, Ence Wear.

Brooke Ence Launches ‘Ence Wear’ Clothing Line

While Brooke Ence is looking to make it back to the CrossFit Games after missing it the last two years, but Ence is also busy launching her new clothing line, Ence Wear. Ence's collection...
Brooke Ence talking about her upcoming surgery on her vlog, #ITMAKESENCE

Brooke Ence is Finalist for a Shorty Award

Brooke Ence finished 14th at the 2015 CrossFit Games. Since then Ence has pursued an acting career and has battled an injury on top of working to get back to the Games. But even...
Chase Smith tears pectoral muscle during Event 2 of the 2017 CrossFit East Regionals.

Top 10 Stories of 2017 on The Barbell Spin

We have covered a lot of topics on The Barbell Spin in 2017. In fact, we published over 800 articles this year. As the year winds down, here is a look back at the...