The CrossFit Open 18.1 – The Workout and Announcement

The 2018 CrossFit Games have officially started with the Open 18.1 Announcement workout getting kicked off in Sao Paulo, Brazil between Sam Briggs and Kristin Holte.

This competition is being held in one of the largest CrossFit communities in the world and is a battle between two of the most consistent athletes in the sport.

The 18.1 Workout

20 Min AMRAP

8 toes to bar

10 dumbbell hang clean to overhead (5 on each arm)

Calories on the rower – 14 (men) /12 (women)

The 18.1 Open Announcement is a rematch of last years 17.1 Open Announcement, and like last year Sam Briggs won the match up.

Check out all of the 2017 Open Workouts here.

Briggs crushed the workout beating Holtee by a ridiculous 30 reps; Briggs finishing with 409 reps and Holte with 379 reps.

We’ll see what the world has in store for the 18.1 workout.

You have until Monday, Feb. 26, at 5 p.m. to complete 18.1 and submit your score.

Click here for the 2018 Open Announcement schedule and events.

Tim Rollins, Editor

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