Tag: James Newbury

Newbury, Saunders Join Fight to #SaveAussieSupplements

CrossFit Games veterans and Australians James Newbury and Kara Saunders have joined the fight to #SaveAussieSupplements. For those unaware, there is a proposal in Australia that would require all health and sports...
James Newbury at the 2019 CrossFit Games

James Newbury Injured in Bike Accident

James Newbury's 2020 CrossFit Open has come to a close. Over the weekend, Newbury crashed his bike, causing him to break his T-Spine 2 and 3 processes and his 7th and 8th...
James Newbury at the 2019 CrossFit Games

CrossFit Filthy 150 Invites Sam Briggs, James Newbury

Two more invites have been handed out for the upcoming CrossFit Filthy 150. Sam Briggs and James Newbury were announced over the weekend as two more CrossFit Games veterans to receive the...
Noah Ohlsen at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

By the Numbers: 5 of the Top 10 Men Came From Sanctional Invites

The 2019 CrossFit Games had 144 men line up for Event 1. The new format would mean that only the top 75 in Event 1 would advance to compete later that day in Event...

Mat Fraser Regains Overall Lead, Katrin Davidsdottir Sweeps Events 10 & 11 & Dave...

When Katrin Davidsdottir and Mat Fraser need to perform, they put in the work and do it. Davidsdottir swept the field in Events 10 and 11, named Ringer 1 and 2. Her 200 points vaulted her...

Mat Fraser Assessed 60-Second Penalty on Ruck

Mat Fraser doesn't let many points escape him on the leaderboard. At the final turn of Ruck, one sand bag fell out of his pack. He did not notice and completed the race without the...
CrossFit Mayhem Freedom preparing for the CrossFit French Throwdown. Left to right: Carolyne Prevost, Chase Hill, Royce Dunne and Kristin Miller.

Carolyne Prevost Replaces Elly Kabboord on CrossFit Mayhem Independence

The CrossFit French Throwdown is next weekend. It is the last Sanctional and the last opportunity for athletes to earn an invite to the 2019 CrossFit Games. Just two weeks after Elly Kabboord shared...
James Newbury, Rob Forte, Maddie Sturt and Kate Gordon of X-Terminators at the 2019 Down Under CrossFit Championship. Photo via Instagram, @rob_forte

Newbury, Sturt Help Forte’s X-Terminators Qualify for CrossFit Games

James Newbury and Maddie Sturt have already earned their spot in the CrossFit Games as individuals. But this weekend, the two Games veterans joined up with Rob Forte and Kate Gordon on the X-Terminators...

How to Live Stream the Down Under CrossFit Championship

The Down Under CrossFit Championship is already under way, but there are still two days left of competition to watch. After Day 1, Luke Fiso and Jamie Greene lead the individual competition while the...
Camilla Salomonsson Hellman at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Who Would Qualify For The Games If The Open Ended Today?

The CrossFit Open has a lot of different implications than prior years. The ability to qualify for the CrossFit Games directly out of the Open puts a lot of pressure on the top athletes...