The CrossFit sanctional spanned over four days (December 11-14) and hosted 11 events which made for an exciting competition. But only the best prevailed victorious with Sara Sigmundsdottir dominating on the women’s side while Brent Fikowski took first place for the men. MisFit M10 Performance won the Team events.
Here are the top 3 finishers from each category…
Top 3 women
1. Sara Sigmundsdottir (Iceland)
2. Karin Frey (Slovakia)
3. Samantha Briggs (Great Britain)
Both Sigmundsdottir and Frey have already qualified for the 2020 Games due to their Open performances so 2013 CrossFit Games champion Samantha Briggs will probably get the invite when the results have finalized.
Top 3 men
1. Brent Fikowski (Canada)
2. Pat Vellner (Canada)
3. Roman Khrennikov (Russia)
Top 3 teams
1. MisFit M10 Performance
2. We Got Cake
3. Team Prepared
team MisFit M10 Performance earned an invitation to the 2020 Games with this win. The group consisted of Traylor Williamson, Travis Williams, Roy Gamboa, and Andrea Nisler from the U.S.
The Dubai CrossFit Championship was a huge event for athletes participating, seeing as the prize money is the highest out of the sanctional competitions. But the best won the event after all was said and done, and we’ll be sure to update you with more CrossFit news as the 2020 season progresses.