CrossFit Endeavor hosts The Arnold Affiliate Gathering competitions at the Arnold Sports Festival. This year they will be in Hall D of the Greater Columbus Convention Center for the second straight year.
2017 competitions included:
Arnold Classic Scramble: Strategy and strength come together as each team of 5, with at least 2 women, is given only 20 minutes and two barbells to perform a max rep of the snatch and clean & jerk. Team lift totals are combined to determine the winner based on sinclair standings. Competition is Friday 2-5 p.m.
Affiliate Gathering CrossFit Open 17.2: Every year CrossFit HQ hosts The Open. A series of workouts sent out once a week. Thousands upon Thousands of people from across the globe compete in these workouts every year. Week 2 just so happens to fall right on Arnold Weekend and what better place to hit these workouts than in front of thousands of sports enthusiasts?! Heat times and assignments will be announced Feb. 28.
6 Person Co-ed Competition: A unique competition style that was created by Validus Events in 2013. Each team will be comprised of 3 females and 3 males. Teams will compete in 4-6 events back-to-back ‘Cannonball Run Style.’ Each event will involve a different number of athletes, different skills and lots of strategy. The first round is Saturday 9am-5pm. Top teams will move on to the finals on Sunday 1-4 p.m.
4 Person Same Sex Competition: Similar to the 6-person competition but comprised of teams of only FOUR athletes and all of the same gender. Watch these amazing men and women do every exercise we throw at them on Sunday from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
A returning highlight of the event, members of Team Some Assembly Required (Team SAR) will compete alongside able-bodied competitors both Saturday and Sunday. Team SAR organizes and prepares teams of adaptive athletes across America to compete in various athletic and sporting events to help athletes gain a sense of confidence, independence and purpose.
With more than 400 athletes, thousands of dollars in cash prizes and the largest growing sport around, this will be a show like no other!
For information and to register visit www.endeavordcf.com/