July 20, 2009
The CrossFit Games produced a host of great stories. Mike Warkentin tracked down a few that you might not know about.
Over the course of the CrossFit Games, media teams took 100,000 photos and recorded hours of video footage. But the camera doesn’t always catch everything. Sights of the Games is a compilation of some of the best behind-the-scenes moments from three days of total fitness chaos.
Which CrossFit celebrities were on hand to witness the Games?
How did Tommy Hackenbruck and Michael (Bro-PT) FitzGerald manage to wield the sledgehammer with such skill?
Which competitor tried to compete with surgically repaired foot?
Who learned new movements only minutes before performing them during WODs?
Which second-place finisher from a previous Games competition led an Affiliate Cup team to the top five?
Why would Carmen Electra find CrossFit Bogota in Colombia to her liking?