What is the CrossFit Opens??
The 2015 season begins with the worldwide Open competition. Everyone in the World is invited to compete in the five workouts over five weeks. The workouts are done in the safety of your own CrossFit gym and scores will be posted online in real time to compare against the whole world. Last year more than 209,000 people participated in the Open
Open registration will begin on Jan. 15.
New divisions will include:
- Scaled Division – for all athletes wanting to participate by scaling some or all workouts.
- Teenage Division - for athletes 14-17 years old.
Masters – Starting at 40-45year age groups and going up in 5yr blocks all the way to 60+
Open – for athletes who wish to complete the Opens as is and be in contention for regionals.
The first Open workout will be released on Thursday, Feb. 26.
As in previous years, the Open will be a five-week competition with one new workout per week. The week’s workout will be released each Thursday at 5 p.m. PT, and competitors will have four days to complete the workout and log their score on the Games site. Score submissions will be due before 5 p.m. PT on the Monday following the workout’s release.
15.1: Feb. 26 -March 2
15.2: March 5-9
15.3: March 12-16
15.4: March 19-23
15.5: March 26-30
The Masters Qualifier will begin on Thursday, April 23. The world’s top 200 masters athletes in each age division in the Open will be automatically entered into the Masters Qualifier. Like last year, the qualifier will be a four-day online competition. The workouts will be released at 5 p.m. PT on Thursday, April 23, and the competitors will have until 5 p.m. PT on Monday, April 27, to submit their scores. The top 20 athletes in each age division at the end of the qualifier will be invited to compete in the Masters Competition at the CrossFitGames.