The subsequent step on the highway to the 2022 NOBULL CrossFit Games is sort of right here. On May 20, the 2022 CrossFit Semifinals will start in three completely different nations. Then, over 4 weeks and on each continent besides Antarctica, the Semifinals will decide which Men’s, Women’s, and Team division athletes advance to Madison, WI, for the CrossFit Games in early August.
On May 16, 2022, the CrossFit group revealed the live-streaming info for people to observe this yr’s Semifinals occasions.
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With the COVID-19 pandemic sidelining in-person competitors since Spring 2020, most of the CrossFit athletes have turn into accustomed to videotaping their exercises and submitting them on-line. Last yr, in 2021, half of the ten Semifinals had been on-line. This yr will see the return of followers, who can watch the athletes at every of the respective occasions around the globe.
If for some motive, a fan can’t attend an occasion in individual, they are going to have the ability to live-stream all the Semifinals occasions by way of Games.CrossFit.com and YouTube.
2o22 CrossFit Semifinals Live-stream Schedule
The first weekend of the Semifinals will happen on May 20-22. From Australia to Knoxville, 80 athletes will go toe-to-toe individually, whereas 60 groups will sq. off.
Livestream hyperlinks for the primary day of the competitors can be found for the Torian Pro in Brisbane, Australia, the Lowlands Throwdown in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and the Syndicate Crown in Knoxville, TN.
Week 1 — May 20-22, 2022
Torian Pro — Brisbane, Australia
- May 19, 2022: 4 p.m. – 2:45 a.m. (May 20) PST
- May 20, 2022: 4 p.m. – 2:45 a.m. (May 21) PST
- May 21, 2022: 4 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. (May 22) PST
CrossFit Lowlands Throwdown — Amsterdam, Netherlands
- May 20, 2022: 2:45 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. PST
- May 21, 2022: 2:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. PST
- May 22, 2022: 2:45 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. PST
Syndicate Crown — Knoxville, TN
- May 20, 2022: 9:45 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. PST
- May 21, 2022: 7:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. PST
- May 22, 2022: 5:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. PST
Week 2 — May 26-29, 2022
Mid-Atlantic CrossFit Challenge — Knoxville, Tennessee
CrossFit Fittest in Capetown — Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch
Week 3 — June 2-5, 2022
Far East Throwdown — Busan, South Korea
Granite Games — Eagan, Minnesota
Week 4 — June 10-12, 2022
CrossFit Copa Sur — Enseada Do Suá, Vitória
Strength in Depth — London, England
Atlas Games — Montreal, Québec
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The Age Group Semifinals 1 (ages 14-15, 16-17, 35-39, 40-44, and 45-49) are scheduled for May 26-29. Age Group Semifinals 2 (ages 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, and 65+) will roll on June 2-5, the identical weekend because the Adaptive Semifinals.
Both the Age Group and Adaptive Semifinals will probably be digital. Those might be streamed on Games.CrossFit.com and on the CrossFit Games App. Semifinals exercises and updates for the leaderboard will probably be out there on Games.CrossFit.com.
The athletes that miss out on qualification to the Games can look ahead to the Last-Chance Qualifier from June 29 – July 1, 2022.
In North America and Europe, the sixth and eighth place athletes within the Semifinal occasions can partake within the Last-Chance Qualifier. In Oceania, the fourth to sixth place athletes are eligible, and in Africa, the second to fourth place finishers have the chance. Meanwhile, in Asia and South America, these spots will probably be for the third to fifth place athletes.
The high two ladies and the highest two males from the Last-Chance Qualifier will safe the final spots within the 2022 NOBULL CrossFit Games. Those will happen in Madison, WI, on Aug. 3-7.
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