Stage 1 of the 2020 CrossFit Games is complete. Thirty men and 30 women were invited to compete in their homes or local gyms in one of 16 different countries for a spot in the finals at The Ranch in Aromas, California, next month.
Athletes faced seven events over a two-day period: Friendly Fran, 1RM Front Squat, Damn Diane, 1,000-M Row, Nasty Nancy, Handstand Hold, and Awful Annie. See official event descriptions here.
See the official leaderboard for final standings. Watch the Stage 1 event winners' efforts below.
Event 1: Friendly Fran
Event 2: 1RM Front Squat
Griffin Roelle, 490 lb. *unofficial video
Event 3: Damn Diane
Event 4: 1,000-M Row
Event 5: Nasty Nancy
Event 6: Handstand Hold
Noah Ohlsen, 1:37 (Video coming soon.)
Event 7: Awful Annie
Tia-Clair Toomey, 8:01 (Video coming soon.)