By Brian Friend
After a day at the beach, and a day in the desert, the athletes competing at this year’s first sanctioned event in Dubai made their way to the tennis stadium for 3 events on day 3 of the competition.
If you’ve been following along through the first two days of competition in Dubai, it’s likely you’ve noticed a variety of nationalities represented on the leaderboard.
By Kristen Chandler Toth
This week we see the beginning of a new era of elite CrossFit competition.
In as much time as it takes for the autumn leaves to turn in New England, the competitive CrossFit landscape has changed.
By Brian Friend
In the new format CrossFit has unrolled this year, the community will be getting exposure to athletes they may not have been familiar with in the past.
Last time we featured three young women who may have been unknown to most in the old format, but will be more relevant under this new structure.
The dynamic of the competitive landscape at the top of the women’s field has been quite different than what we’re used to seeing in the men’s competition.
For the first time ever Dubai will feature a team competition, and for the first time ever in an official CrossFit sanctioned event, teams comprised of individuals who don’t train at the same affiliate will be competing.
The first sanctioned event for the 2019 CrossFit Games season is ready to get underway. 37 men, 37 women, and 10 teams have been invited, or qualified to compete.
By Arabian Business News
CrossFit Inc has announced the first-ever CrossFit-sanctioned event in Dubai will take place later this year.
Dubai CrossFit Championship is first officially sanctioned event -- part of recently announced changes to CrossFit Games.
By CrossFit Games
The Dubai CrossFit Championship is a four-day, official CrossFit competition taking place Dec. 12-15, 2018, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
By Chalk Up
Just one week after we broke the news about format changes coming to the CrossFit Games season, which included new official sanctioned events.