Here are the latest updates from the brand new CrossFit rulebook for the 2019 season.
THE 2019 CROSSFIT OPEN
A cash prize of US$2,019.00 will be awarded each week for the top score by an individual man and individual woman worldwide.
In order to claim this prize, athletes must submit a video of the workout before the announced deadline to CrossFit Inc., even if the workout was completed at an affiliate with a registered judge.
(Note: Top athletes are advised to record and retain videos of all their Open performances should these be required by CrossFit Inc.) All prizes are subject to applicable taxes and withholding, and the prize winner’s compliance with and agreement to CrossFit Inc.’s prize affidavit.¹
THE CROSSFIT GAMES
Cash prizes will be awarded to the top performers. All cash prizes will be paid in U.S. dollars.
Top Overall Finish – Individual Athletes (men and women)
- First Place: $300,000
- Second Place: $115,000
- Third Place: $75,000
- Fourth Place: $50,000
- Fifth Through Eighth Place: $35,000, $30,000, $27,000 and $25,000, respectively
- Ninth Through 20th Place: $23,000, $21,000, $18,000, $16,000, $15,000, $14,000, $13,000, $12,000, $11,000, $10,000, $9,000 and $8,000, respectively
Top Finish by Event – Individual Athletes (men and women)
- First Place: $3,000
- Second Place: $2,000
- Third Place: $1,000
Top Overall Finish – Masters Athletes, 35-39 Division (men and women)
- First Place: $25,000
- Second Place: $10,000
- Third Place: $5,000
Top Overall Finish – Masters Athletes (men and women, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+ age divisions)
- First Place: $10,000
- Second Place: $5,000
- Third Place: $3,000
Top Overall Finish – Teams (prize per team)
- First Place: $100,000
- Second Place: $70,000
- Third Place: $40,000
- Fourth Place: $25,000²
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