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Noah Ohlsen at the 2019 CrossFit Games.

By the Numbers: 5 of the Top 10 Men Came From Sanctional Invites

The 2019 CrossFit Games had 144 men line up for Event 1. The new format would mean that only the top 75 in Event 1 would advance to compete later that day in Event...

Final Cut: Sigmundsdottir, Thorisdottir, Wells, Horvath, Briggs, Vellner, Sager, Mayer, Högberg

It's official. CrossFit Games veterans Sara Sigmundsdottir, Annie Thorisdottir, Brooke Wells, Laura Horvath, Samantha Briggs, Carol-Ann Reason-Thibault, Alessandra Pichelli, Patrick Vellner, Cole Sager, Lukas Högberg, Travis Mayer, Samuel Kwant and Logan Collins all miss...
Rich Froning and two of his three kids. Photo via Instagram, @hillaryfroning

CrossFit Games Dads

Today is Father's Day. We all know how hard it is to train and compete at the highest level in this sport. Add on being a father and now that task gets even harder....
Holden Rethwill, Sam Dancer, Kristi Eramo and Margaux Alvarez of Invictus X. Photo via Instagram, @samdancing

Nick Bloch, Emily Rolfe and Invictus X Earn CrossFit Games Invites

The last U.S.-based Sanctional wrapped up yesterday at The Granite Games. For most in the U.S., this was the last opportunity to earn an invite to the 2019 CrossFit Games...unless a trip to France...
Josh Bridges shares the first announced event of the 2019 Rogue Invitational.

The Rogue Invitational is Breaking Out the Guns!

When the Muscle-up Biathlon was announced at the CrossFit Games in 2014 was announced, many were hoping for a true biathlon with a gun. Instead, Dave Castro implemented a penalty lap when athletes broke...
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...
Dre Strohm. Via Instagram, @drestrohm

Quick Lifts – 02/20/19

There is nothing better than scrolling through Instagram and seeing big weight getting thrown around. Here are some of the biggest lifts and PRs on social media today! See a big lift that should be...
Tia-Clair Toomey during The Battleground at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Tia-Clair Toomey and Patrick Vellner Win Wodapalooza, Secure CrossFit Games Invite

The 2nd CrossFit Sanctional just wrapped up in Miami, Florida. The 2019 Wodapalooza CrossFit Festival brought out one of the toughest fields outside of the CrossFit Games. With 22 CrossFit Games veterans competing in...

Rescue Randy Drag and O-Course Event Details Are Released

The O-Course appears that it may not be a separate scored event this year. Or if it is, the athletes will traverse the course twice. That is because the O-Course is part of The...
Ben Smith at the 2018 CrossFit Games Atlantic Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Make it 10! Ben Smith Qualifies for 10th Consecutive CrossFit Games

On Sunday, Ben Smith qualified for his 10th consecutive CrossFit Games. Smith, at just 28-years-old, finished 3rd in the Atlantic Regional to qualify for the 2018 CrossFit Games. The 10 CrossFit Games appearance ties...