Tag: Mat Fraser

Aussies Tia-Clair Toomey and Matt McLeod Win Swim Paddle

On the final day of the 2019 CrossFit Games, the athletes made their way to Lake Monona to take on Even 9, Swim Paddle. SWIM PADDLE 1,000-m swim 1,000-m paddle Time cap: 50 minutes Both the men and women...

Day 3 Recap of the 2019 Reebok CrossFit Games

The top 20 athletes would await their fate when they toed the starting line for the Sprint event, vying for a spot in the top 10 to advance to the final day of the...

Clean: Tia-Clair Toomey & Mat Fraser Record Consecutive Event Wins

When there is a heavy barbell, all eyes are on the reigning champs: Mat Fraser and Tia-Clair Toomey. Alliant Energy Center was electric as Toomey and Fraser -- arguably the best lifters in recent Games...

Mat Fraser, Tia-Clair Toomey Win Split Triplet

Mat Fraser may have won his 12th event during his CrossFit career, but current leader Noah Olsen finished just behind him in Split Triplet. SPLIT TRIPLET 5 rounds: 1 pegboard ascent 100 double-unders 10 DB hang split snatches (55...

Day 2 Recap of the 2019 CrossFit Games

Day 2 featured two events for the teams and three for the individuals, which cut the field down to 20 athletes. CURRENT STANDINGS        MEN'S TOP 5              ...

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...

Day 1 Recap of the 2019 Reebok CrossFit Games

The format was completely different, but the results were the same -- with a few surprises. Individuals Mat Fraser left North Park at the Alliance Energy Center garbed in an all too familiar white leader jersey....

How 2018 CrossFit Games Would Have Changed with New Scoring, Elimination Format

This year is going to be completely different from the previous CrossFit Games. With nearly 150 men and women competing this year, along with several cuts to the field along the way. And while...
Mat Fraser during Bicouplet 1 at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Mat Fraser Will Be Keynote Speaker at HPLT II Miami in October

The High-Performance Lifestyle Training (HPLT) Retreat is a three-day event "filled with human performance growth activities in a team environment." From October 17-20 in Miami, Florida, attendees will start their day with sunrise yoga and...
Rachel Garibay and Chandler Smith earn an invite to the CrossFit Games via the Rogue Invitational. Photo via Instagram, @_rachelgaribay

Chandler Smith, Rachel Garibay Earn Invite to CrossFit Games via Rogue Invitational

The plan was to make it to the CrossFit Games by 2022. That plan moved forward three years on Sunday when Chandler Smith earned an invite to the CrossFit Games after finishing 5th at...