Tag: Jordan Cook

Jordan Cook during a weightlifting meet before he found CrossFit.

Jordan Cook Before CrossFit

Check out CrossFit Games veteran Jordan Cook before he found CrossFit. Cook shared this photo from his weightlifting days back in 2011 on Instagram yesterday. #tbt to my weightlifting days. I'm pretty sure the bar...
Jordan Cook doing a Row/Back Squat AWOD. @jcrossfitcook/Instagram

AWOD – 7/18/17

Jordan Cook, Corey Lunney and Chandler Smith just qualified for the Team of 3 division for the Granite Games. Lunney is coming off a pec injury he sustained at the East Regional and Smith...
Jordan Cook AWOD

AWOD – 6/1/17

Looking to increase shoulder endurance? Go get a Zeus rope from RX Smart Gear or go even heavier with Rogue's Heavy Jump Rope. But even if you just have a regular jump rope, this...
Chase Smith tears pectoral muscle during Event 2 of the 2017 CrossFit East Regionals.

Torn Pecs Decimate the East Regional Men’s Field

Friday started off with the bad news that Alex Vigneault would be unable to compete after tearing his pec in training leading up to Regionals. But what happened to Vigneault in training would happen...
Alex Vigneault tears pec during CrossFit Regional practice

Alex Vigneault Injured, May Withdraw from East Regional

Alex Vigneault has made it to the CrossFit Games the last two years and was one of the favorites to qualify for the Games out of the East Regional. But late yesterday afternoon the CrossFit...
Jordan Cook preparing for the 2017 CrossFit Regionals - via Instagram @misfitmediaman

Interview with Jordan Cook – Maine, East Regional and Misfit Athletics

Jordan Cook made it to the CrossFit Games in 2014 and 2015, but failed to qualify in 2016 after finishing 8th in the South Regional. During the offseason, Cook moved from Houston to Portland,...
Jordan Cook at Misfit Athletics (via Instagram)

Notable Men in Jeopardy Heading into 17.5

There's one week left to make or break the 2017 CrossFit Games season. For those athletes who are on the qualifying bubble, 17.5 will be stressful. Let's take a look at some notable men who...
Dave Castro during 17.2 Open Announcement

Predicting 17.3: Presented by Misfit Athletics

We knew dumbbells would be coming and they showed up on 17.1, but who would have thought we would see them again on 17.2? If you did, you're probably lying. Ok, so now it's time...
Lucas Parker during 100% at the 2016 CrossFit Games

Lucas Parker Changes Regions

Lucas Parker has been a mainstay on the Canada West and West Regional leaderboards for the past five years. That will all change in 2017. Parker has signed up in the Canada East region...
Adrian Conway at 2015 CrossFit Games

Adrian Conway Going Team in 2017

Adrian Conway told Chris Spealler on the Icon Athlete Podcast that he will be going Team in 2017. He will compete with a team from Wasatch CrossFit where he is a head coach. Conway...