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06.01.16
In this edition of Inside the Leaderboard, Tommy Marquez analyzes the attrition rate and average finishes of this season's regional competitors.  
05.31.16
The Professor's Graduation
  At the West Regional, Brent Fikowski took almost 4 seconds to walk the 10 feet between his barbell and the finish mat after Event 6’s last 225-lb. overhead squat. He could’ve taken 17...
05.29.16
The 2016 Regionals have come to an end and the qualifiers from the Central, East and Meridian Regionals have been crowned. Catch up on everything you missed as the Update Show crew recaps the...
05.29.16
Live coverage from the 2016 Regionals. Watch Week 1 coverage here.  Watch Week 2 coverage here.  */
05.29.16
Still Reigning
  They own the regional. Between the two of them, Sara Sigmundsdottir and Annie Thorisdottir have won seven out of eight regionals held in Europe since 2009. Only Sam Briggs was able to...
05.29.16
Math in Madrid
  Records were expected to fall at the Meridian Regional, and indeed they have. Five individual events have been contested worldwide, and Meridian women hold four of the records. In Event 3...
05.28.16
Tommy's Regional Watch List
  FRIDAY, MAY 27 Meridian Team Event 1 (Heat 1: 9 - 9:25 a.m. CET): Only two members of Turicum’s 2015 Games-qualifying team return in 2016. To make it back to the Games, the team is going...
05.28.16
Day 2 of the Central, East and Meridian Regionals is done and dusted. Saturday—often referred to as moving day—saw major shakeups on the overall leaderboards. The CrossFit Games Update Show crew...
05.28.16
Beasts on the Bubble
  One might be the loneliest number, but five is the most stressful at regionals. Athletes and teams occupying or in reach of fifth place are clawing for the last spot in the CrossFit Games...
05.27.16
Day 1 of the 2016 Meridian, East and Central Regionals are in the books. Missed some of the coverage? On this episode of the Update Show, the crew recaps the long day of competition. They’ll let us...
05.27.16
No Yas Fluke
  They were the team that got in but didn’t. In 2015, CrossFit Yas opened the Meridian Regional with three straight event wins, all but assuring itself of a spot at the CrossFit Games. The...
05.27.16
Ladder Doesn't Matter
  It’s been called “the Aromas Effect.”  Back at the 2009 CrossFit Games, a host of athletes hit PRs in a deadlift ladder that followed hard on a brutal 7-kilometer trail run in the hills of...
05.26.16
Life in the Group of Death
  Madrid, Spain—Welcome to CrossFit’s “group of death.” Followers of football—soccer to those in North America—are no doubt familiar with the group of death, a label applied to an early...
05.26.16
Sean Woodland catches up with Sheila Barden, who hopes to improve her placing at the East Regional this year and make it back to the Games for the first time since 2014.
05.26.16
On this episode of the CrossFit Games Update Show, analysts Tommy Marquez and Pat Sherwood preview the highly competitive Central Regional. The weekend will see perennial Games athletes Elisabeth...
05.26.16
Jacob Heppner, 26, finished 10th at the 2015 Reebok CrossFit Games after qualifying with an impressive second-place finish at the ultra-competitive Central Regional. This weekend, watch him compete...
05.26.16
It's almost time for the East Regional! On this episode of the CrossFit Games Update, analysts Tommy Marquez and Pat Sherwood identify which men, women and teams to keep an eye on this weekend. Catch...
05.26.16
Regional Seedings: Meridian, East, Central
  It all comes down to the final regional event. Out of the 30 Games qualifiers determined so far, 10 changed position in the overall standings based on their performances in the final...

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