Complete coverage of all three heats of “First Cut,” the opening individual men’s event from the 2019 Reebok CrossFit Games in Madison, Wisconsin (Thursday, August 1). Includes full commentary tracking 3x defending champion Mat Fraser as he looks to make a statement on day one. Familiar names like Patrick Vellner, Ben Smith, and Cole Sager state their own cases, while newcomer Chandler Smith announces his arrival as a serious challenger.
First Cut includes 4 rounds consisting of:
3 legless rope climbs
7 squat snatches: 185 LB
Time cap: 20 minutes