Weekend Recap: The Australian CrossFit Championship. 6 More Athletes Qualify for the Games

Though it went by rather quietly with the Wodapalooza hangover still fresh and the hype for Fittest in Capetown building, six athletes punched their tickets to the CrossFit Games over the weekend. If we’ve...

2019 CrossFit Games Schedule: How (and When) to Watch

The 2019 Reebok CrossFit Games are set to begin Thursday, August 1st in Madison, Wisconsin. The 4-day event will kick-off at 9 a.m. CST with the Opening Ceremonies, followed by the first event for...

Annie Thorisdottir Withdraws From Dubai CrossFit Championship

CrossFit’s first sanctioned event of the 2019 season will kick off without one of its veterans. Annie Thorisdottir announced her withdrawal from the Dubai CrossFit Championship yesterday in an Instagram post. (https://www.instagram.com/p/BrDiSRBnhpR/) “It breaks my...

Dubai CrossFit Championship Day One: Fraser Sits in 4th, Briggs Leads the Women &...

Day one in Dubai wrapped up with what might be a sample of what we’ll see more of this Games season: lots of new faces. Athletes completed workouts 1 and 2, which both included...

Open Registration Decline Again – What Does This Mean For the Sport Of Fitness?

For the second straight year, it looks like the total number of registrations is once again on the decline. While these numbers aren't official (and athletes can technically register until the end of the...

CrossFit Announces Three New Sanctional Events for 2020 Games

Athletes hoping for their shot at the 2020 CrossFit Games in Madison, Wiscinson will have three more opportunities to do so. Assuming all sanctioned events for the 2019 Games will exist for the 2020...

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Wrist Mobility: Why It’s Important + 8 Exercises to Improve It

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The Benefits of Training with a Weight Vest

‘Body Armor’  is the original name for the now famous Memorial Day WOD, ‘MURPH’. The workout is named after Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy, was killed...

13 CrossFit Gym Etiquette Rules You Need to Know

Certain arenas require you to behave in a respectable manner. You wear the appropriate work attire because you are a professional and you are...

6 Tips to Develop the Overhead Squat

The overhead squat (OH squat) is, for many CrossFitters—one of the most vexing movements in the CrossFit repertoire. It exposes weaknesses in flexibility, balance,...

What’s in a thruster? Plus, a few tips to do them more efficiently

If there’s one exercise that’s synonymous with CrossFit, it’s probably the thruster. Heck, the term thruster was first coined by CrossFit. Ask 4x Games...

Ankle Mobility: Why it’s important and how to improve it

When we think of mobility in CrossFit, we usually focus on our shoulders, traps, IT band, quadriceps—pretty much the entire posterior chain (which includes...

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Free Preview: Inside the Cole Sager Issue

He's one of the fiercest, most humble competitors you'll find at the CrossFit Games. In this issue, get to know the 6x CrossFit Games athlete, Cole Sager. Also in this issue: how to incorporate...