Tag: Joshua Wichtrup

Willy Georges Knocked Out of Top 20 After Scoring Adjustment

Frenchman Willy Georges was teetering on yesterday's cutline but survived and advanced. Until CrossFit released a scoring adjustment early Saturday morning. Joshua Wichtrup shared his explanation with us: Stay tuned to The Barbell Spin for end-to-end...

Seven Rookies Advance to Top 20

Headlined by a Greek Freak, Anna Fragkou leads a group of Games rookies who have done much more than just survive and advance to Day 3 of the 2019 CrossFit Games. Fragkou currently sits fifth...

Team JST Compete, Emily Rolfe, Lukas Hogberg win Ruck Run

Both the teams and individual athletes saddled up with a ruck sack filled with weighted sand bags up to 50 lbs. to run 6,000 meters. It was a test of their aerobic capacity as...
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...