Tag: Sam Dancer

Dan Bailey Withdraws from Central Regional

In a surprise twist, Dan Bailey withdrew from the Central Regional this morning before Event 3. Bailey, who struggled on Event 1, came back strong to finish 3rd on Event 2.  But this morning, Bailey...
Sam Dancer during Event 2 at the 2017 CrossFit Central Regional.

Sam Dancer Injured Pec in Training Two Weeks Ago

Ok, this is getting crazy. Another article about another athlete tearing their pec. This time it is Sam Dancer. Dancer shared on Instagram after finishing Day 1 at the Central Regional that he had...
Sara Sigmundsdottir at the 2017 Mayhem for Mustard Seed Ranch competition

Predicting the CrossFit Central Regional

This might be one of the toughest regionals to predict. Both the men's and women's competitions are loaded. There are probably 10 men and 10 women have have a legitimate shot at qualifying. And...
Dan Bailey at 2014 CrossFit Games

How Does the Addition of Dan Bailey Impact the Central Regional?

So Dan Bailey is returning to the Ohio and the Central East region. It is great news for CrossFit Games fans, but there are some athletes in the Central Regional that may not like...
Lauren Fisher and Rasmus Anderson as Ninja Turtles on Halloween

CrossFit Games Athletes Dressed Up For Halloween

Check out the your favorite 2016 CrossFit Games athletes dressed up for Halloween! Who is your favorite? I just wanna rock n roll all night #KISS A photo posted by Brooke Wells (@brookewellss) on Nov...
2016 Granite Games Logo

Granite Games Kicks Off the Off-Season Competitions This Week

It's hard to believe the CrossFit Games wrapped up over a month ago. The elite athletes have recovered and are back in the gym training for 2017. The CrossFit Games, however, is just one of...

Top 10 Moments of the 2016 CrossFit Games

The 2016 CrossFit Games are a wrap. Mat Fraser and Katrin Davidsdottir are your 2016 champions. The Games this year took us to the Ranch, introduced new elements like the Snail and the Plow,...
Brent Fikowski during the Ranch Mini Chipper at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

Pair of Rookies Near the Top of the Leaderboard

Patrick Vellner and Brent Fikowski are both making their first appearance at the CrossFit Games as an individual. Vellner competed in the Team division at the Games last year, but qualified as an individual in...
Sam Dancer during the Ranch Deadlift Ladder at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

Sam Dancer, Brooke Wells Clear Deadlift Ladder

Sam Dancer was the last male to finish the 7k trail run, but was the first (and only) male athlete to complete the Ranch Deadlift Ladder ending at 615-pounds. With 10-minutes to rest following...
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Sam Dancer Organizes 2nd Annual Row Raiser For Special Olympics

Sam Dancer organized the first "Row Raiser" last year to raise money for the Special Olympics at his gym, QTown CrossFit, in Quincy, Illinois. The event, a 26.2 mile (maraton) row on the Concept2...