The CrossFit Open is over and the next stop will be the Region events. The field of 209,000 competitors worldwide will be trimmed to the fittest 48 men, 38 women and 30 teams in each region.
Now that the Open is over, the field will be trimmed from 209,000 competitors worldwide, to the fittest 48 men, 48 women and 30 teams in each region.
Starting in May, fans will be able to watch their regionâ€™s fittest athletes fight for the chance to compete at the CrossFit Games. Select heats will be streamed to the Games site from most regionals, and there will be plenty of articles, videos and analysis.
But nothing compares to watching the action from the stands.
Weekend 1: May 9-11
North Central (Chicago, Ill.)
Canada West (Vancouver, B.C.)
South East (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Latin America (Santiago, Chile)
Weekend 2: May 16-18
Central East (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Canada East (Toronto, Ontario)
North West (Kent, Wash.)
Europe (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Australia (Wollongong, Australia)
Weekend 3: May 23-25
Mid Atlantic (Washington D.C.)
SoCal (Del Mar, Calif.)
South Central (San Antonio, Texas)
Asia (Seoul, South Korea)
Weekend 4: May 30-June 1
North East (Canton, Mass.)
NorCal (San Jose, Calif.)
South West (Salt Lake City, Utah)
Africa (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Tickets to the regionals are on sale now. Buy your three-day or one-day pass through the â€œGet Ticketsâ€ block on the righthand side of the CrossFit Games site. Three-day passes go for US$50, and single-day passes are just $20.
Three international regions will have reduced rates. In Asia and Africa, the three-day passes will go for $20, and the single day passes will cost $8. Tickets in Latin America will cost $20 for three days, and $10 for one day.
If tickets do not sell out in advance, they will be sold at the door only, and may be subject to the venueâ€™s processing fees.
Individual and team competitors at the regionals will receive credentials to allow them on-site. These credentials will be available at athlete check-in on Thursday.
Each individual athlete will also receive one coachâ€™s credential and one three-day spectator pass for a friend.
Each team will receive one coachâ€™s credential, and six three-day spectator passes for their friends.
Venue and parking information, directions, schedules and more will be provided on eachÂ region page. The information is limited now, but will be updated as the regionals approach. Find your region page by clicking the region icons on the lefthand side of the Games site, or by selecting your regionâ€™s name from the dropdownÂ here.
Lead Photo courtesy of CrossFit, Inc.