CrossFit’s reality right now can be summarized in a few short key phrases: COVID-19, social distancing, masks, essential businesses, and gym closures. Nothing about it is ideal, and many have found a way to make this into a partisan moment in history. Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We…… Continue reading CrossFit’s Ongoing Efforts in Lockdown
Good news for the CrossFit Games as the state of California looks to potentially begin lifting restrictions on pro sporting events. 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.Today we’re celebrating the WODDITY podcast’s 10,000th…… Continue reading Pro Sports in California, Are Gyms Essential Business?
Two versions of an email sent by CrossFit to athletes are floating around out there: one for those like Kelsey Kiel who have lost their CrossFit Games invites and ones to athletes like Kari Pearce that are meant to reconfirm their intent to compete at the event in August. Good morning and welcome to the…… Continue reading Athletes Share Reconfirmation and Cancellation Emails
In a press release Saturday, CrossFit announced the National Champion field would be cut from the 2020 CrossFit Games. This includes cancellation of a team competition this season. The decision was a pragmatic one, as CrossFit looks to resize the event to fit the rules and regulations it expects in California when the event runs…… Continue reading CrossFit Announces Reduced 2020 Games Field
Our opinion piece last week on the Games doing away with the team competition this season looks to have gained some traction, as Morning Chalk Up has started to run with it. Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We are a daily podcast, Monday through Friday, doing CrossFit news…… Continue reading More CrossFit Games Team Cancellation Developments