Tag: James Fitzgerald

OPEX Signing Day

Watch Video from the OPEX Athlete Sponsorship “Signing Day”

James Fitzgerald, founder of OPEX, said in his opening remarks, "We are starting a component of professionalism." That is exactly what Fitzgerald is looking to do with the new Athlete Sponsorship program at OPEX. Check...
Rachel Campbell, sponsored athlete of OPEX Fitness. via OPEX Athlete Facebook

OPEX Athlete Sponsorship Program “Signing Day” Wednesday, August 23

James Fitzgerald and Mike Lee of OPEX Fitness will be on Facebook Live tomorrow to discuss the OPEX Athlete Sponsorship Program. The two will answer questions related to their groundbreaking program and will talk...
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USA Functional Fitness to Host USA Functional Fitness National Championships in September

The International Functional Fitness Federation (iF3) announced that USA Functional Fitness (USAFF) is the national governing body for functional fitness in the United States. The USAFF is the first governing body of the iF3. The USAFF...
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...

Controversy Surrounding Plate Diameter Used in 16.1

On Tuesday morning, the CrossFit Games site posted an article stating that athletes using small diameter plates during 16.1 would be penalized 15%. This article followed an Instagram post by Dave Castro on Monday...