Tag: CrossFit Regionals

CrossFit Mayhem Independence sits in 4th after two days of competition in the Central Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

CrossFit Mayhem on Brink of Sending Two Teams to the CrossFit Games

When Dave Castro changed the team format of the 2018 CrossFit Games season, many quickly wondered how Rich Froning and team would react. The answer? Create two teams. CrossFit Mayhem Freedom and CrossFit Mayhem Independence...
Kristi Eramo and Brooke Wells at the 2018 CrossFit Games Central Regional. Photos courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Brooke Wells, Kristi Eramo Battle for Top Spot at Central Regional

Brooke Wells and Kristi Eramo are comfortably in the top 5 heading into the final two events on Sunday. But for the two Games veterans, they want to win the Central Regional. After four...
Mat Fraser added two more event wins to his resume on Day 2. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Mat Fraser is Unstoppable on Saturday with Two Event Records

Mat Fraser returned to vintage form on Saturday at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee. After a 9th place finish on the first event on Friday, Fraser has turned it up a gear...
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...
Brenda Castro takes the lead after Day 2 at the 2018 Latin America Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit, Inc.

Brenda Castro Jumps to 1st Place on Saturday

The truck driver strike in Brazil is wreaking havoc on the country. But inside the Parque Olímpico do Rio de Janeiro, the top CrossFit athletes are fighting for the one qualifying spot from each division. On...
Guilherme Domingues does push press during modified Linda at 2018 Latin America Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit, Inc.

Latin America Regional Events Modified Due to Truck Strike in Brazil

While athletes were running on an AirRunner during Triple 3 and bench pressing on Linda in Nashville, Tennessee, the Latin America Regional athletes were running outside and doing push press on Linda. Thanks to a...
Scott Panchik

Scott Panchik in Trouble After Day 1

Last week we saw Bjogvin Gudmundsson come back from 19th after Day 1 to slip in to 5th place by the end of the weekend. This week that will have to be Scott Panchik....
Jacob Heppner completes all six regional events in a span of 7 hours.

Jacob Heppner Completes All Six Regional Events…In 7 Hours!

Jacob Heppner followed through and completed all six regional events in one day...or actually in a span of just 7 hours! Heppner, who failed to qualify for regionals this year, continued his tradition of...
Brenda Castro at the 2017 South Regional.

Latin American Regional Preview: First Latin American Athletes Will Qualify For Games Since 2014

This will be the first year since 2014 that an individual athlete from Latin America will compete at the CrossFit Games. That was the last year before the Super Regional format was introduced. Emmanuel...

Jacob Heppner Taking On All 6 Regional Events…In One Day!

Last year Heppner shared that he completed all six regional workouts in one day. Because he had to skip the Open due to a knee injury and wasn't competing at regionals, Heppner posted some...