First Team Workout of the 2019 CrossFit Games Announced

We're officially less than a day away from the start of the 2019 CrossFit Games! While everyone is anxiously awaiting the announcement of the first individual event that's going to eliminate almost half the...

Different Structure, Same Results. Tia & Mat Do It Again – A Recap of...

What a season. With a whirlwind of controversy and change in this year’s CrossFit Games, the event actually proved to be one of the most entertaining and nail-biting thus far. Qualification standards, a new...

Predicting 20.3 of the 2020 CrossFit Open

20.2 was fun, wasn’t it? Well, at least more fun than 20.1? Last week brought us a triplet that introduced low to mid-skill gymnastics to the Open. And not to toot our own horn,...

Dubai CrossFit Championship: Fraser Tops the Leaderboard Going Into Final Day

Finally, Fraser caught a break: Day 3 of the Dubai CrossFit Championship kicked off with a one-rep max snatch event. The former Olympic weightlifter went to work, putting up 137 kg (302 lbs) and...

Sweeney, Davidsdottir win in South Africa’s The Fittest in Cape Town

In perhaps the closest races we’ve seen since the sanctionals started, Sean Sweeney and Katrin Davidsdottir claimed the titles of The Fittest in Capetown over the weekend. Davidsdottir proved all she needed was one...

Breaking: Event 1 of the 2019 CrossFit Games Announced

Here it is, the much-anticipated event that will eliminate almost half the field - bringing the field down from 148 men and 134 women to 75 competitors on each side. Individual event one of the...

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

How’s your front rack position? Do you wince with pain in your wrists when the barbell forces them back, swing a kettlebell overhead, or...

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...