The ultimate occasion of Particular person competitors on the 2023 CrossFit Games in Madison, WI, featured Echo bikes, thrusters, and strolling lunges. Jeffrey Adler had an efficient lock on the title of Fittest Man on Earth® following Roman Khrennikov‘s harm sustained in Occasion 10.
Laura Horvath wore the chief’s jersey within the ultimate warmth for the Particular person girls’s division. She had two ranks to present to Lawson to keep up her spot atop the leaderboard. Beneath are the outcomes of the 2023 CrossFit Video games ultimate occasion:
2023 CrossFit Video games Occasion 12 — “Echo Thruster Remaining”
For time, 21-18-15 reps of:
- 66-foot overhead walking lunge — Ladies: 105 kilos | Males: 155 kilos
[Related: 2023 CrossFit Games Results and Leaderboard]
Particular person Males’s Outcomes — “Echo Thruster Remaining”
Extra males’s outcomes forthcoming.
- Samuel Kwant — 6:48.70
- Justin Medeiros — 7:00.01
- Jelle Hoste — 7:17.49
- Noah Ohlsen — 7:33.93
- Colten Mertens — 7:42.89
- Spencer Panchik — 7:54.90
- Bayley Martin — 7:58.90
- Nick Mathew — 8:29.84
- Will Moorad — 8:34.61
- Uldis Upenieks — 9:06.00
Particular person Ladies’s Outcomes — “Echo Thruster Remaining”
- Olivia Kerstetter — 7:22.25
- Katrin Davíðsdóttir — 7:33.41
- Gabriela Migała — 7:40.61
- Laura Horvath — 7:41.20
- Emma Cary — 7:42.54
- Emma Tall — 8:12.46
- Emily Rolfe — 8:14.49
- Danielle Brandon — 8:20.26
- Emma Lawson — 8:21.07
- Paige Powers — 8:26.31
- Arielle Loewen — 8:28.94
- Karin Freyová — 8:40.74
- Alexis Raptis — 8:43.46
- Annie Thorisdottir — 9:02.33
- Shelby Neal — 9:06.61
- Paige Semenza — 9:47.17
- Bethany Flores — 9:50.03
- Elisa Fuliano — CAP
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Echo Thruster Remaining Recap
The primary warmth for the lads featured the 2 athletes vying for rookie of the yr: Bayley Martin and Jelle Hoste. They have been separated by 9 factors and shared the middle of the competitors flooring.
Upenieks set the early tempo on the echo bike, however Hoste wasn’t too far behind. Hoste overtook the lead and was the primary athlete within the warmth to the thrusters.
Medeiros and Kwant had a burst of power by way of the thrusters to achieve the Echo bike within the spherical of 15 collectively earlier than the remainder of the sector. Hoste’s measurement was advantageous on the Echo bikes and utilized that to retake the result in the second spherical of thrusters.
Kwant held the lead by the ultimate Echo bike, because of taking much less relaxation by way of the thrusters. Medeiros and Hoste have been a handful of reps behind Kwant’s tempo.
Kwant repped by way of the final of his thrusters alone. He accomplished the 66 ft of strolling lunges first to attain the warmth in a time of just below seven minutes. Medeiros ranked second within the warmth.
The ladies’s first warmth was the second on the competitors flooring. Flores was the primary athlete to the preliminary spherical of thrusters. Tall, Rolfe, Thorisdottir, and Freyová have been a pair of reps behind Flores.
Flores wanted to take extra relaxation on the 21 thrusters, permitting Thorisdottir and Rolfe to achieve the spherical of 18 on the Echo bikes first. The previous two-time Fittest Girl on Earth®, Thorisdottir, was constructing to a prime 10 general end to shut out the Video games and led the sector to the spherical of 18 thrusters with Rolfe.
By the ultimate spherical of thrusters, Kerstetter had overtaken the lead by a handful of reps over Rolfe. Thorisdottir fell out of the lead tempo as Kerstetter set to work first on the strolling lunges. Kerstetter carried out the lunges unbroken to win the warmth in a time of 7:22.25.
It appeared like Freyová was going to complete second, however a pricey no-rep for dropping the barbell behind her head. That was compounded by Freyová performing a rep on the unsuitable start line. She needed to carry out one other rep to cross the end line, and it price her two ranks.
The second warmth for the ladies took the ground for the penultimate warmth of the Video games. Lawson was out to an early lead going laborious on the Echo bike. Horvath appeared to tempo herself however stayed inside a pair of reps of Lawson.
Lawson and Davíðsdóttir have been the primary to the thrusters. Lawson locked out two reps earlier than Horvath bought to her barbell. Nonetheless, Horvath’s cycle fee was a lot quicker, and she or he overtook Lawson’s tempo.
Davíðsdóttir set the lead tempo coming into the spherical of 18. Lauson was a pair of reps again from Horvath and wanted to beat the Hungarian by three ranks to take the highest spot on the rostrum.
Horvath was at her barbell earlier than Lawson. Horvath was six reps head of Lawson, and it appeared like Horvath would maintain her floor for the throne. The ultimate spherical on the Echo bike featured Hovath in a tie for the lead with Cary.
Cary was the primary to the ultimate barbell. Horvath didn’t must concern herself with Cary scoring the highest time; Horvath solely wanted to finest Lawson. Horvath completed her thrusters and took a big quantity of relaxation earlier than starting her strolling lunges to the end line.
Davíðsdóttir led the warmth within the ultimate stretch and closed with a heat-winning time of seven:33.41. Horvath crossed the road to complete fourth within the occasion and first general. Laura Horvath is the Fittest Girl on Earth®.
Males’s ultimate warmth forthcoming.
Fittest On Earth
Jeffrey Adler is formally the Fittest Man on Earth®. It was a good battle early on the final day of competitors. Nonetheless, an unlucky harm suffered by Roman Khrennikov, Adler’s closest rival atop the leaderboard, in Occasion 10 opened the door for Adler to take a seat on the CrossFit Video games throne.
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