Tia-Clair Toomey and Justin Medeiros are the 2022 CrossFit Games champions. For Toomey, it’s her unprecedented sixth consecutive CrossFit Games title. The Australian athlete is now the winningest Individual competitor within the Games’ historical past, surpassing five-time Fittest Man on Earth® Mat Fraser. With two extra occasion wins throughout this yr’s version of the Games, Toomey additionally extends her current report for essentially the most CrossFit Games occasion wins of all time to 35.

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As for the 23-year-old Medeiros, the now two-time reigning Fittest Man on Earth® follows within the footsteps of a few of his completed friends. A yr after changing into the youngest man to ever win the CrossFit Games, he’s now the fifth individual to win the celebrated contest a number of instances. Toomey, Fraser, Rich Froning Jr., and Annie Thorisdottir are the opposite Individuals to notch that achievement. 

Here are the highest 10 finishers within the Women’s and Men’s Divisions on the 2022 CrossFit Games:

Individual Women

  1. Tia-Clair Toomey [Australia] — 1,158 factors | 2022 Fittest Woman on Earth®
  2. Mallory O’Brien [USA] — 1,045 factors
  3. Laura Horvath [Hungary] — 981 factors
  4. Danielle Brandon [USA] — 937 factors
  5. Brooke Wells [USA] — 904 factors
  6. Emma Lawson [Canada] — 893 factors
  7. Kara Saunders [Australia] — 890 factors
  8. Gabriela Migala [Poland] — 868 factors
  9. Haley Adams [USA] — 867 factors
  10. Alexis Raptis [USA] — 859 factors

Individual Men

  1. Justin Medeiros [USA] — 1,184 factors | 2022 Fittest Man on Earth®
  2. Roman Khrennikov [Russia] — 1,157 factors
  3. Ricky Garard [Australia] — 1,068 factors
  4. Samuel Kwant [USA] — 975 factors
  5. Jeffrey Adler [Canada] — 950 factors
  6. Patrick Vellner [Canada] — 892 factors
  7. Jayson Hopper [USA] — 887 factors
  8. Lazar Đukić [Serbia] — 850 factors
  9. Björgvin Karl Gudmundsson [Iceland] — 841 factors
  10. Guilherme Malheiros [Brazil] — 831 factors

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Tia-Clair Toomey’s 2022 CrossFit Games Performance

After a comparatively sluggish begin by her excessive requirements, Toomey rebounded fairly nicely by way of the remainder of the Games. The 29-year-old positioned out of the highest 10 simply twice all through the complete competitors. She additionally notched 5 occasion outcomes that have been not less than within the high 5, together with a victory within the jerk section of “Shuttle to Overhead,” which was the equal of a full occasion’s price of factors. That consequence helped propel the athlete again into prime place for the general Games title.

Mal O’Brien had led the general leaderboard after every of the primary two days of the competitors earlier than Toomey ultimately surged previous her with consistency. 

  • Bike to Work: 2nd, 38:26.64
  • Shuttle to Overhead (Run): 2nd, 7:08.14
  • Shuttle to Overhead (Jerk): 1st, 18 reps
  • Skill Speed Medley: twenty third, 23 pt
  • Elizabeth Elevated: twelfth, CAP+3
  • The Capitol: eighth, 34:08.32
  • Up and Over: 2nd, 13:09.31
  • Echo Press: fifth, 7:29.07
  • Rinse N’ Repeat: seventh, 151 energy
  • Hat Trick: third, 4:01.83
  • Sandbag Ladder: fifth, 330 kilos
  • The Alpaca: fifth, 6:46.48
  • Back Nine: 2nd, 1:16.08
  • Jackie Pro: tenth, 9:47.28

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Justin Medeiros’s 2022 CrossFit Games Performance 

The begin of the competitors equally acquired off considerably sluggish for Medeiros in his quest for a repeat title. Eventual third-place finisher Ricky Garard really led after the primary two days of the competition. Eventually, Medeiros plugged away with constant stable finishes that vaulted him previous the remainder of the Men’s division. Throughout the complete competitors, Medeiros took dwelling 11 top-10 occasion outcomes. Notably, he closed nicely with not less than a top-five place in every of the final 5 occasions of this yr’s Games

  • Bike to Work: third, 36:53.65
  • Shuttle to Overhead (Run): 18th, 7:12.80
  • Shuttle to Overhead (Jerk): fifth, 16 reps
  • Skill Speed Medley: third, 3 pt
  • Elizabeth Elevated: ninth, 11:22.64
  • The Capitol: third, 35:11.29
  • Up and Over: 1st, 11:58.92
  • Echo Press: 2nd, 7:45.28
  • Rinse N’ Repeat: 4th, 130 energy
  • Hat Trick: third, 4:05.12
  • Sandbag Ladder: ninth, 210 kilos
  • The Alpaca: seventeenth, 9:34.20
  • Back Nine: third, 1:32.82
  • Jackie Pro: 4th, 8:26.34

Heading into the 2023 CrossFit season, there might be a major shift on the Women’s aspect of the proceedings. After changing into the winningest particular person athlete within the Games’ historical past, Toomey could nicely determine to retire whereas she sits on high of the game, as Fraser did earlier than her. Her potential departure may depart a gap for rising stars like O’Brien and Emma Lawson. On the Men’s aspect of issues, after becoming a member of a really unique membership, the youthful Medeiros will possible vie for the legendary three-peat. Whether any of his friends can topple the defending two-time Fittest Man on Earth® is a query the game gained’t have a solution for till subsequent summer season. 

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