Tag: Dane Smith

Jacob Morris at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

The Top 10 Stories from 2019

The CrossFit Games season in 2019 was unlike any we had seen before. From the elimination of Regionals to the introduction of Sanctionals and the inclusion of National Champions at the Games,...
Ben Smith at the 2018 CrossFit Games Atlantic Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Make it 10! Ben Smith Qualifies for 10th Consecutive CrossFit Games

On Sunday, Ben Smith qualified for his 10th consecutive CrossFit Games. Smith, at just 28-years-old, finished 3rd in the Atlantic Regional to qualify for the 2018 CrossFit Games. The 10 CrossFit Games appearance ties...
2017 iF3 Team World Champions. @usafunctionalfitness/Instagram

iF3 Crowns 2017 World Champions

The International Functional Fitness Federation (iF3) crowned its first-ever World Champions Sunday afternoon in Concord, California. Months after the iF3 was formed, countries from around the world competed for the team and individual titles. Team...
Competitors at the 2017 USAFF National Championship. @usafunctionalfitness/Instagram

Dane Smith and Chelsea Nicholas Win 2017 USAFF National Championship

The inaugural USA Functional Fitness (USAFF) National Championship wrapped up Sunday afternoon in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Dane Smith and Chelsea Nicholas won the men's and women's competitions, respectively. Dane Smith won against a competitive men's...
Brothers Ben and Alec Smith both qualify for the 2017 CrossFit Games.

Smith Brothers Qualify for the CrossFit Games

While Ben Smith was making headlines for having a slow start, Ben's brother Alec was quietly having a great weekend. Alec, the middle brother of the three Smith brothers, also started a bit slow...
Ben Smith at the 2015 CrossFit Games

Ben Smith in Trouble After Day 1

Ben Smith has been to the CrossFit Games five times and was the 2015 CrossFit Games champion. Before the Super Regional format, Smith was so dominant at regionals he would not even test the...
Adrian Mundwiler injures pec on Event 2 of the 2017 CrossFit Meridian Regional

Pec Injury Watch – Week 3

We have a running list of athletes who have torn, strained or somehow injured their pec on the rings during or leading up to Regionals this year. The count before this weekend was 25,...
Henry Lopez injured during Event 2 of California Regional.

Pec Tears at Regionals…36!

The list of pec injuries continued to grow this weekend. We have updated the list to include Week 3 injuries as well. As far as we can tell, there were 36 pec tears at...
Smith Brothers at CrossFit Invitational, via Instagram

Dane Smith, Not Ben, Leads Mid-Atlantic Region

The youngest of the three Smith brothers, Dane, sits atop the Mid Atlantic region leaderboard ahead of brothers Ben and Alec. The three brothers took the top three spots on 17.2 in their region....
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Caffeine & Kilos Lifts with Ben Smith and Family

Charlie Zamora, Danny Lehr and Scott Hisaka travel to CrossFit Krypton to lift with Ben Smith and his brothers Alec and Dane on Episode 12 of Caffeine & Kilos' Road Dog Life series. The...