July 28, 2022
The Rise of Danielle Brandon, Dallin Pepper, and Mal O'Brien

Incredible Semifinals performances from Games veteran Danielle Brandon, and former Games teenage athletes Dallin Pepper and Mal O’Brien left no doubt that the trio will be strong podium contenders at the CrossFit Games. 

At the Mid-Atlantic CrossFit Challenge (MACC), Brandon’s mental, emotional, and physical growth shined on the competition floor. Get a candid look into Brandon’s weekend as she reflects on her performance, and hear from Underdogs Athletics coach Justin Cotler on Brandon’s evolution as an athlete.

After missing out on a ticket to Madison last year, former three-time Games teenage champion Pepper made sure history didn’t repeat itself. Watch Pepper secure his Games spot and hear from his coach Matt Torres on why Pepper has what it takes to be a future podium finisher. 

The pressure was on for O’Brien as she returned to the Granite Games, hoping to best her second-place finish from last year. Relive O’Brien’s unforgettable performance, and hear from coach and five-time Fittest Man on Earth Mat Fraser on O’Brien’s potential to be the next Fittest Woman on Earth.