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Police officer earns CrossFit Games medal

The love for CrossFit indeed crosses all borders and walks of life. Police officer, Jason Uberuaga from Washington too, found his passion in CrossFit and even competed in the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games in Los Angeles last month. Having taken up the…

Couple says ‘I do’ at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

A couple that works out together, stays together, is more than a cliche for it became a reality for CrossFit enthusiasts Oliver Drewes and Christina Moore. For the first time ever, the annual CrossFit Games in Carson, California had a different spotlight…

Tia-Clair Toomey heads for Rio Olympic Weightlifting after CrossFit Games

The world beckons, Tia-Clair Toomey. First, you finish second at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games but the worldstage has greater things in store for you at the Rio Olympic Games. The 22-year-old weightlifter will be representing Australia at the platform in Rio…

Reebok NY stores stormed by Glock as CrossFit Games prize protestors

Guns don’t win. Not especially at the biggest CrossFit competition in the world. After winners of the Reebok CrossFit Games last weekend were awarded cash prizes totalling more than $USD2 million and also a brand new Glock, two of Reebok’s flagship stores were…

Kara Webb honoured with Spirit of the Games Award at 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

In each sport, we celebrate the winners, but we should also remember that it is the spirit of the athletes that make each game great. The success of the CrossFit Games now in its 10th year is no different, due to…

Mathew Frasers and Katrin Davidsdottir wins Fittest on Earth at 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

Not only did Mathew Fraser win the title Fittest on Earth at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games, but he smashed the record with the biggest lead over his rivals in the history of the games. Fraser’s historical lead smashes the…

2016 Reebok CrossFit Games: Matthew Fraser and Annie Thorisdottir leads after a surprise Day 1

The CrossFit Games is upon us, and has already thrown the spanner into the works for the Individual athletes. During the briefing, they were told to show up at the lobby at 3.30am for a surprise, and was told to…

Iceland’s top CrossFit ladies gunning for 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games title

If you’re on tenterhooks waiting on the CrossFit Games (like we are), watch some videos featuring Iceland’s strongest athletes who will be featured in the games. Make no mistake, Iceland’s 23 year old sweetheart, Sara Sigmundsdottir is hungry to reap the title…

Spanners thrown in the works at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

The CrossFit Games are finally upon us, and Games Director, Dave Castro has thrown the spanner in the works for all teams and individuals alike. Murph for teams Announcing via Facebook Live just minutes ago, teams will go through variations…

CrossFit Games’ controversial decision to award Glock handguns as prize

The decision to award winners of this month’s CrossFit Games with a gun has resulted in backlash from the event’s title sponsor, Reebok, and from an online petition that has gathered thousands of signatures. Dave Castro, the director of the CrossFit…