What are the CrossFit Opens?
The 2014 Games seasons begins with the CrossFit Opens. Every CrossFit athelete is invited to compete in five workouts over five weeks posting their scores online in real time.The first work out will be announced Thursday Feb 27th and competitors will have to the following Monday to complete. Almost 140,000 CrossFit athletes participated in the 2013 season.
Every Open workout needs to be validated to count towards qualifying for the regionals and the Games in Carson, CA. Competitors can validate their scores two ways, by performing workout at a local affiliate where they will be judged in person or by video submission to CrossFit HQ.There is no limit to the number of attempts a competitor can make as long as scores are submitted by the following Monday.Competitors will be ranked worldwide as well as regionally. The top 48 competitors and top 30 teams from each region will get a chance to compete at one of the 17 Regionals for a spot at Games in Cali.
DHCF will be participating in the Opens and each week one of daily WODS will be an Open workout. Every athlete is encouraged to compete. Registration begins January 15th, click here for more info and to register.