Tag: Thuri Helgadottir

Thuri Helgadottir at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

Thuri Helgadottir Has Type 2 SLAP Lesion

Thuri Helgadottir shared the news that she has been diagnosed with a Type 2 SLAP lesion on her shoulder. She suffered the injury back in August while "entering the water after being...
Thuri Helgadottir at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

Thuri Helgadottir Posts 183kg Total at IWF Worlds

Thuri Helgadottir represented Iceland Friday morning in Thailand at the 2019 IWF World Championships. Helgadottir competed in the 59kg D session. Helgadottir entered the competition with a shoulder injury that limited her training...
Thuri Helgadottir at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

Thuri Helgadottir to Compete at IWF World Championships

The 2019 International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships are underway in Pattaya, Thailand. The best Olympic Weightlifters in the world will be hitting the platform through September 27. One of those athletes is...
Sara Sigmundsdottir at the 2019 CrossFit Strength in Depth Sanctional. Photo courtesy of WOD and PIX (IG: @wodanpix)

Sara Sigmundsdottir Dominates Day 2 to Win Strength In Depth

Sara Sigmundsdottir came into the weekend with a lot of pressure to win the CrossFit Strength In Depth Sanctional. Sigmundsdottir showed this weekend that she has her mojo back as she dominated the competition...
Sara Sigmundsdottir

Sara Sigmundsdottir, Jamie Greene Set to Battle at CrossFit Strength in Depth This Weekend

Jamie Greene and Sara Sigmundsdottir will be among the favorites to qualify for the CrossFit Games this weekend at the CrossFit Strength in Depth Sanctional. Greene and Sigmundsdottir will be competing against three fellow...
Annie Thorisdottir during the Muscle-Up Clean Ladder at the 2017 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Europe Regional Preview: New Faces Look to Break Through in “New” Regional

Berlin, Germany is six hours ahead of the East Coast and nine hours on the West. The competition begins at 9am local time, meaning that if you are in the United States you will...

Thuri Helgadottir Sets Two PRs at the IWF World Championships

Thuri Helgadottir (ISL) had a great day at the 2017 IWF World Championships. Competing in the 58kg B session, Helgadottir walked away with two PRs! First, it was an 86kg (189 pounds) snatch. Next, it...
Via Instagram (@thurihelgadottir)

Two Icelandic CrossFit Games Veterans Competing at IWF World Championships This Week

The 2017 IWF World Championships begin today with the first athletes taking the platform tomorrow, November 29. The event is on American soil in Anaheim, California. With the top weightlifters from around the world,...
After earning two second- place finishes on Day 1, Kristin Holte sits atop the Meridian Regional Leaderboard. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

What Could the Two European Regionals Look Like Next Year?

The biggest beneficiaries of the changes to the 2018 CrossFit Regional format were athletes from the European/Meridian regional. As the Europe and Africa regions expanded significantly over the past several years, just qualifying for the...