On Sunday evening, July 31, athletes joined the CrossFit Games leadership team for the annual athlete dinner in Madison, Wisconsin.
During the dinner, Director of Competition Adrian Bozman announced the details of Event 5, which the individual athletes will perform in the morning on Friday, Aug. 5:
20 Pig flips
200-m Jerry bag carry
200-m Husafell carry
Women: 350-lb Pig, (2) 70-lb Jerry bags, 150-lb Husafell
Men: 510-lb Pig, (2) 100-lb Jerry bags, 200-lb Husafell
Athletes will begin with Pig flips at the AEC Center and then will run across town to the Capitol. There, they will perform farmers carries with the Jerry bags and Husafell carries down State Street, finishing on the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol building.