July 30, 2012
CrossFitters discover fitness over 45 is damn sexy. Emily Beers reports.
A group of jacked, tanned, specimen-like men are climbing ropes with fluidity. They’re jerking close to 250 lb. over their heads, and they’re sprinting athletically.
Young women in the stands check them out and cheer them on.
It’s your typical CrossFit competition.
But then these women take a more intimate look at the men and the confusion sets in. They realize the men they’re having slightly inappropriate thoughts about are old enough to be their dads.
Welcome to the Master’s competition at the CrossFit Games, home of the sexiest group of middle-aged athletes in the world.
Masters competition audio: .m4a