Iceland Annie has put in a lot of work since her stunning CrossFit debut at the 2009 Games. She’s actually CrossFitting now and has a coach, and the muscle-ups that gave her fits in ’09 have improved dramatically.
In this pre-Games interview, the down-to-earth Icelander talks about life away from competition and what her last year has looked like. Delving into the details of her training, mindset and goals, Thorisdottir explains how she’s improved so much in just 12 short months.
Additional reading: Women’s Epic Matchup 2: Annie and Lindsey.