Athlete Profile

Athlete: Mikko Salo

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Region:
Europe
Team:
Crossfit Varasto
Affiliate:
CrossFit Varasto
Gender:
Male
Age:
34
Height:
175 cm
Weight:
85 kg

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Helen--
Grace--
Filthy 50--
Fight Gone Bad--
Sprint 400m--
Run 5k--
Maxes
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Back Squat--
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Athlete Coverage

“Training with Mikko is always fun. We are taking the training seriously, but still we have hardly had a single workout during which we did not have fun.” Photos courtesy of JP Kaukonen...
Article, Posted Wed, 03.19.14
Surprised not to see some of your favorite names on the Leaderboard? Hosts Nicole Christensen, Pat Sherwood and Sean Woodland have the scoop in this episode of the CrossFit Games Update. 
Video, Posted Wed, 03.05.14
"The women of the region have had a strong hold on the title of Fittest on Earth for the past three years ... The men of the region are looking to close the gap with athletes from the United...
Article, Posted Tue, 02.25.14
CrossFit Invitational highlights spread of CrossFit around the world. The triumph of Team World over Team USA at the CrossFit Invitational in Berlin might have come as a surprise to...
Article, Posted Fri, 11.08.13
The test to find the Fittest on Earth wrecked shop harder than a rock star trashing their bathroom and flooding the hotel. Here I sit on a Wednesday morning, reflecting on another...
Article, Posted Mon, 08.12.13
2009 CrossFit Games champion Mikko Salo has withdrawn from competing in the 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games.   2009 CrossFit Games champion Mikko Salo has withdrawn from competing in the 2013...
Article, Posted Tue, 07.16.13
Salo won the CrossFit Games in 2009 and finished fifth in 2010. The next year, he ruptured his eardrum during the ocean swim of the first Games event, and he was forced to withdraw. Six months later...
Video, Posted Fri, 07.12.13
Here are your 2013 Reebok CrossFit  Games qualifiers.   Here are your 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games qualifiers.  Africa Man David Levey Woman Carla Nunes Da Costa Team...
Article, Posted Mon, 06.10.13
Briggs brings Europe's CrossFit crown to the U.K. View more photos here.   The guards change every day at noon at Amalienborg Palace in Denmark. At 8:30 p.m., there was a similar...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.19.13
Kovacs looks to avoid replay of 2012 Day 3 collapse.   Like Rich Froning, Lacee Kovacs gets a do-over.  While Froning famously bounced back from rope-climb failure in 2010 to win...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.19.13