Athlete: Annie Thorisdottir
How I Eat
I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I have a coach who determines my programming
I record my workouts
My Athletic Background
Gymnastics, Dance and Pole vaulting… NO ball sports unfortunately!
My Experience With CrossFit
I began CrossFit by trying it alone (without a coach)
I have completed the CrossFit Level 1 certificate course
I have attended one or more specialty courses
I have had a life changing experience due to CrossFit
I train other people
My Work/Rest Schedule
I do multiple workouts in a day 3+ times a week
I strictly schedule my rest days
I typically rest 4 or more days per month
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
Two-time defending champion Annie Thorisdottir announces that she will not be competing in the 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games in order to allow her back to heal completely. "There is this difference in...
Video, Posted Thu, 06.27.13
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
Briggs, Salo return to form after sitting out 2012 with knee injuries. View the full Day 1 gallery here. Injured CrossFit Games champion Annie Thorisdottir stands at the railing as...
Article, Posted Fri, 05.17.13
As a child, Annie Thorisdottir took ballet. It didn’t stick for long, though. Like her cousins, she wanted to try gymnastics. She made it to Iceland’s national team but quit to focus on high-school...
Video, Posted Tue, 05.14.13
We're ready for phase two of the CrossFit Games season: Regionals. In this week's Update Show, Sean Woodland, Pat Sherwood and Nicole Christensen discuss what the Open results tell us and make...
Video, Posted Fri, 05.03.13
As they ride to the gym before the announcement of Workout 13.4, Chris Spealler tells Director of the Games Dave Castro, Rory Mckernan and Graham Holmberg that he got no-repped on his fourth rep in...
Video, Posted Sun, 04.28.13
Countless hours went into producing the unveiling events for each of the five workouts of the CrossFit Games Open. In Part 1 of this series, take a look at everything that happened before Director of...
Video, Posted Wed, 04.24.13
Fran with a twist — Infinity Fran — whatever name was put to it, 13.5 was a surprise to most and a challenge to all. By the time Dave Castro was ready to announce 13.5, the speculation had...
Article, Posted Fri, 04.05.13
Maddy Curley and Pat Sherwood are back to delve into the happenings of Open Workout 13.4 and give updates on all the top athletes. Joining them is Samantha Briggs, who's preparing to go head-to-head...
Video, Posted Tue, 04.02.13
Four down, one to go. Four down, one to go. The fourth workout of the 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games Open is in the books. More than 82,000 competitors submitted scores for the...
Article, Posted Sun, 03.31.13