CrossFit® Italian Showdown 2019 everything you need to know.
Have you ever heard of the CrossFit® Italian Showdown? Of course you have! It’s one of the most important international events in the world of CrossFit®. Maybe you felt you had a lot in common with the athletes that took part in the last edition, dreaming of being able to confront the same difficult workout to the absolute limit.
The Xenios USA® team is truly excited and we can’t wait until the CrossFit® Italian Showdown 2019 starts. The next edition in fact, besides being the official equipment provider, we will be the Main Sponsor, a great honor and opportunity.
Your dream could become reality.
The 2019 edition of the CrossFit® Italian Showdown expects a modality of registering that offers to all passionate athletes of this sport the possibility of participating, age and experience level aside.
The event takes place in Milano from the 26th to the 28th of April 2019 and 1.500 slots are available, about 500 more in respect to 2018. All of those registered, that continue past pre-selection, are directly accepted to the first day of live qualifications, during which they will have to complete 3 workouts in the model 3 minutes ON and 3 minutes OFF, the best will continue to the next phase. The modality of completing the workouts can be chosen between Rx Workout and scaled.
The participants are divided in 7 categories based on age (from 15 to 99 years old!), plus an OPEN. For the second phase there are 5 workouts in 2 days, without any eliminations. The third day ends with a challenge between the 5 best athletes of the event that they will complete in the arena.
Sanctioned By CrossFit®.
Perhaps you don’t know, but the CrossFit® Italian Showdown is the only event in Italy officially sanctioned by CrossFit®. Thanks to this important recognition, the winners of the event are awarded with the incredible opportunity to participate in the CrossFit® Games 2019.
How to register for the CrossFit® Italian Showdown?
The moment has arrived to test yourself. Do you think you deserve a spot and want to demonstrate your resistance, gymnastic and weightlifting abilities? Now you have two ways to register: through live pre-selections or online.
The selections will take place in 5 Italian cities and 1000 competitors will be registered for the qualifications. Registration opens mid-November.
13 January Torino
20 January Milano
27 January Bologna
03 February Roma
10 February Napoli
Starting from the 17th until the 23rd of February you can send your points online with a video test where you film your workout in accordance with the pre-selections.
Direct access to the live qualifications.
If you competed as an individual at the CrossFit® Regionals 2018 you will receive a direct invite to the first day of the CrossFit® Italian Showdown 2019.
For more information and updates visit the official website:www.crossfititalianshowdown.com
The fundamental equipment to prepare yourself best for the challenge of the pre-selections:
Contest Plyometric Box: https://www.xeniosusa.com/it/product/contest-plyometric-box-three-heights/