On October 26, Team World will face Team USA at the 2013 CrossFit Invitational, presented by Reebok. The 75-minute event will be aired on Eurosport and streamed onto the Games site (10 a.m. PT, 7 p.m. CEST).
Click the photos below to learn more about the competitors.
Team USA has arrived in Berlin and is gearing up for the 2013 CrossFit Invitational, presented by Reebok. Team USA is comprised of Lindsey Valenzuela, Valerie Voboril, Talayna Fortunato, Rich Froning, Jason Khalipa and Ben Smith.
The CrossFit Invitational will air on Games.CrossFit.com and Eurosport at 7 p.m. CEST (10 a.m. PT) on Saturday, October 26.
Chad Mackay, Frederik Aegidius, Albert-Dominic Larouche, Kara Webb, Samantha Briggs and Camille Leblanc-Bazinet make up Team World. With Mads Jacobsen as their coach, the six seasoned athletes get acquainted with each other and train to take on Team USA in the CrossFit Invitational, presented by Reebok.
To watch the Invitational, tune in to Games.CrossFit.com or Eurosport at 7 p.m. CEST (10 a.m. PT) on Saturday, October 26.
Watch the archives of the live feed from the 2013 CrossFit Invitational, presented by Reebok. The Invitational was originally aired live from Berlin on Eurosport and the CrossFit Games site Saturday, October 26.
Team USA coach Matt Chan and Team World coach Mads Jacobsen talk about their approaches to coaching the teams. The athletes discuss the difference between team and individual competition and remind everyone to always have fun.
On Saturday, Oct. 26, Team World entered the CrossFit Invitational in Berlin as the underdog, but the group pulled off an upset that surprised everyone—except its members.
“We want to win, otherwise we wouldn’t have come this far, right?” asked Team World member Kara Webb.
This video presents highlights of the 75-minute competition, including interviews, sounds from the coaches’ microphones, and special behind-the-scenes footage.