Ricky Garard, a 2017 CrossFit Games podium finisher and Australian rookie phenomenon in the sport, received sanctions after testing positive for banned substances. It was with this single failed test that Garard would mar the face of a largely clean sport for future generations. Cheaters are inevitable, especially in sports with the level of physical…… Continue reading Ricky Garard in 2020: Lasting Steroid and PED Legacy
News about CrossFit’s combat against the use of steroids and performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) in the sport of fitness and athletes testing positive.
Shiny New Shoes, Apparel Drama, Lefteris’ “S**t” Attitude
Lefteris Theofanidis has quite the attitude, in light of his recent positive PED test. Reebok Nano X leaks are out there. CrossFit has released a vast swathe of 2020 CrossFit Games ticket details. Yes. A swathe. Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We are a daily podcast, Monday through…… Continue reading Shiny New Shoes, Apparel Drama, Lefteris’ “S**t” Attitude
3rd-Ranking Athlete Tests Positive: Lefteris Theofanidis
BREAKING NEWS: CrossFit announced in a press release on Wednesday that Lefteris Theofanidis – the National Champion of Greece who recently placed third overall in the 2020 CrossFit Open – has tested positive for a banned substance. In the press release, CorssFit mentions the test was administered on December 12th while Theofanidis was competing at…… Continue reading 3rd-Ranking Athlete Tests Positive: Lefteris Theofanidis
James Newbury’s Words on PEDs, AMRAP Roundup
Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We are a daily podcast, Monday through Friday, doing CrossFit news in five minutes or less. My name is Ben Garves and today is Tuesday, the 19th of November, 2019. James Newbury has some choice words for athletes getting caught using performance enhancing…… Continue reading James Newbury’s Words on PEDs, AMRAP Roundup