2012 Crossfit Auckland Games
at BIG BOYS TOYS, ASB Showgrounds November 10 – 11.
The 2012 CrossFit Auckland Games
is the fourth installment of the CrossFit Auckland Games. As this annual event continues to grow it promises to be an
exciting two days of grueling competition to entertain fitness enthusiasts of all codes. Gates open at 10am – Big Boys
Toys, ASB Showgrounds Saturday and Sunday November 10th and 11th.
You may have seen the CrossFit Games competition when it screened on ESPN? If you're unsure what CrossFit is as a
fitness regime or as a sport, check out these video links
“The CrossFit regime is described as ‘constantly varied, functional movement performed at high intensity’ and can be
accomplished by athletes or individuals seeking to achieve personal fitness milestones. CrossFit is not just for elite
athletes,” says Coach Alex Porter. Every workout is guided by a coach who will assist to scale the prescription to your
physical capability while maintaining a motivating group training environment, which is what makes the club community so
tightly knit and powerful.
What type of sporting event is the CrossFit Auckland Games?
The CrossFit Games are the world’s premier test to find the fittest men and women on earth. The annual CrossFit Auckland Games
is a strength and fitness competition that attracts CrossFit athletes New Zealand wide.
CrossFit’s definition of fitness means being ready for the unknown and the unknowable, so the events change every year
and are not announced until just before the competition begins. This requires that athlete’s train across a broad range
of functional fitness genres in preparation for the sport. This may include complex Olympic weightlifting or gymnastic
based movements mixed with endurance and an unimaginable number of athletic tasks. CrossFit Auckland members would say
that the training regime prepares them for life and anything that might come their way.
This is why the CrossFit Games name their champions the fittest on earth!
The 2012 CrossFit Auckland Games hosts many of New Zealand’s top CrossFit competitors giving them a forum to hone their
sport and rank themselves against other New Zealand athletes; many of which are in preparation to qualify for the 2013
international CrossFit Games
competition. With athletes of all ages participating in this sport, this years 2012 CrossFit Auckland Games features a
masters division for the first time in New Zealand.
So if you want to check out the fastest growing fitness movement on the planet, visit the CrossFit Auckland exhibitors
stand and the 2012 CrossFit Auckland Games this Saturday and Sunday in the Industrial Athletic Arena at Big Boys Toys,
Spectators are welcome; purchase tickets directly through ITICKET
for entry to Big Boys Toys.
For more information about CrossFit as a program for strength and conditioning or as a sport, contact CrossFit Auckland
About CrossFit Auckland – link
History of the games - link