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CROSSFIT NEWS – All The Athletes that Will Compete at The Live Open Announcements!

Find out which of your favourite CrossFit Games Athletes will be battling against each other!

Every time Dave Castro announces one of the workouts for The 2018 CrossFit Open, 2 or more CrossFit Games Athletes will compete against each other to demonstrate the WOD and set the first time scores. Check out who will be competing against each other this year:

18.1 – Sam Briggs vs Kristin Holte

Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • Where: Ginasio Poliesportivo Dr. Antonio Leme Nunes Galvao (Morumbi Stadium)
  • When: February 22nd

18.2 – Pat Vellner vs Noah Ohlsen

Gibsonia, Pennsylvania

  • Where: CrossFit R.A.W.
  • When: March 1st

18.3 – Kyle Kasperbauer vs Neal Maddox

Houston, Texas

  • Where: Skyline CrossFit
  • When: March 8th

18.4 – BK Gudmundsson vs Scott Panchik

Goodyear, Arizona

  • Where: CrossFit Fury
  • When: March 15th

18.5 – Sara Sigmundsdottir vs Katrin Davidsdottir vs Annie Thorisdottir

Reykjavik, Iceland

  • Where: CrossFit Reykjavik
  • When: March 22nd

.. and that's the way they all became the "Open Bunch." – Here are your 2018 live Open announcement matchups: – #18point1 – Feb. 22-26, sponsored by @Paleoethics, @bicepslikebriggs ?? vs. @holtekristin ?? at Ginasio Poliesportivo Dr. Antonio Leme Nunes Galvao (Morumbi Stadium) in São Paulo, Brazil ?? – #18point2 – March 1-5, sponsored by @Compexusa, @PVellner vs. @NOhlsen from CrossFit R.A.W (@raw_training) in Gibsonia, Pennsylvania – #18point3 – March 8-12, sponsored by @assaultairbike, @KyleKasperbauer vs. @nealmaddox from @SkylineCrossFit in Houston, Texas – #18point4 – March 15-19, sponsored by @Zevia, @bk_gudmundsson vs. @scottpanchik from @CrossFitFury in Goodyear, Arizona – #18point5 – March 22-26, sponsored by @ROMWOD, @anniethorisdottir vs. @sarasigmunds vs. @Katrintanja at @CrossFitReykjavik in Reykjavík, Iceland ?? – Visit for broadcast information and details. Read "2018 Live Open Announcement Venues and Athletes." #CrossFit • #CrossFitOpen • #InTheOpen • @Reebok • #Fitness

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