Weâve asked four CrossFit Games athletes, widely regarded as being among the fittest people in the world, to devise short, sharp workout routines that you can try, without the need for gym equipment or exercise machines. Medeiros will make his Games debut in 2020 as the winner of the Filthy 150, where he stood on the podium with fellow Games athletes Roman Khrennikov and Tim Paulson. He predicted himself making the finals and should be one of the names to watch to dethrone Mathew Fraser potentially. Haas‘ debut at the Games took place in 2019 and culminated in a 53rd place finish. Shadburne returns to the Games after placing eighth in 2019 (she qualified with a win at SouthFit.) Paulson finished seventh in the USA and 15th overall in the Open worldwide to cash in a ticket to his fourth appearance at the Games. The reigning back-to-back Irish National champion earned her spot in the 2020 CrossFit Games with her 7th place rank in the worldwide Open. She won the United Arab Emirates championships four times (2015-18) and is a two-time New Zealand champion (2019-20). The Games are over and the results are in! A reasonably consistent athlete on the biggest stage, his previous four appearances in 2014, 2016, 2017, and 2019 have seen a 10th place finish and two 12th place finishes. However, enough invites were declined that the first CrossFit athlete made the cut. He's won 19 individual workouts at the CrossFit Games â¦ Athletes share post-Games thoughts as 2020 season wraps. Schafer was the runner-up at the CrossFit Mayhem Classic to Chandler Smith, but received the invite as Smith was able to qualify via the last slot from the Open. Barnhart finished 24th in the worldwide Open. Holte earned her invite to the 2020 Games by finishing third worldwide in the Open for the second year in a row. Interestingly, in August 2018, CrossFit announced that transgender athletes will be allowed to compete in the CrossFit Games from 2019 onwards. In an interview with BarBend, we learned that placing in the top 20 was not even a priority for Nisler. In 2017 and 2018 she finished 8th and 11th, respectively. The Russian Federation representative at the 2020 Games got his invitation by way of a 10th place rank in the Open worldwide. 2020 CrossFit Games â¦ She has only ever missed ranking in the top 10 at the Games once — her debut in 2015 where she placed 21st. Roelle earned his debut as an individual Games athlete by winning the Norwegian CrossFit Championship. Sixteen athletes represent the USA, seven represent Canada, three represent Australia. Katrin Davidsdottir embodies a spirit of optimistic perseverance and undaunted determination. 2020 Games: 2007 Reload and Corn Sack Sprint. © 2020 CrossFit, LLC. In December 2019, she won the Dubai CrossFit Championship, and earlier that year, she placed first in the CrossFit Filthy 150 and Strength in Depth. She was more focused on competing in the Team division, where she has spent her previous four appearances at the Games. This will be Adler’s second consecutive appearance at the Games, coming off his 33rd place finish in 2019. There are seven different countries represented among the 30 women in this year’s field. She is your 2020 Spirit of the Games award winner. 2018 We take not one but two teams to The CrossFit Games. He earned his way to his fourth Games appearance through an invite that slid down to his 21st ranking in the Open worldwide. This will be her Simmonds’s fifth time competing in the 2020 Games, and her fourth time as an individual. It paid off for him in 2020 as he finished in the top 20 in the Open worldwide for the first time in his CrossFit career. This will be her second appearance at the Games — she finished 10th in 2019. Things like the clean, snatch, or deadlift ladder test the strength of the athlete and can have a significant impact on the overall outcome in competition. Fikowski earned his way back to a fifth consecutive CrossFit Games for his win at the 2019 Dubai CrossFit Championship. She also placed fourth in 2017. This season, Toomey also won Wodapalooza, CrossFit Mayhem, and the Rogue Invitational. BarBend is an independent website. Last year, she finished in 75th place in her debut in the women’s division. Although the two-stage hybrid format for the 2020 Reebok CrossFit Games is unlike anything athletes have experienced before, the roster in both the men’s and women’s divisions are stacked. The 2017 CrossFit Games runner-up returned in 2020 with a 12th place finish in the worldwide Open and a big win at the Australian CrossFit Championship. [Related: Brent Fikowski’s training plan, recovery, and competition tips]. 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