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Old 07-27-2014, 03:33 PM   #1511
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Re: 2014 CrossFit Open, Regionals, and Games Thread

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The commentators have said that the rest of the Games athletes are being sequestered in some way such that they don't know what's coming, even though the rest of the world has seen Heat 1.
Until they walk out and some fan yells that they are going to do double grace.
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Old 07-27-2014, 03:36 PM   #1512
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Until they walk out and some fan yells that they are going to do double grace.
Even if that's true, does 3min of notice really help you? C'mon man, really?
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Old 07-27-2014, 03:47 PM   #1513
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Even if that's true, does 3min of notice really help you? C'mon man, really?
Maybe. If 3 min isn't an advantage, is 30 min an advantage?
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:00 PM   #1514
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Re: 2014 CrossFit Open, Regionals, and Games Thread

Its a shame Kara Webb got injured, I think we would have done well on these last two events.
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:14 PM   #1515
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Hard to watch Tunnicliffe's back rounding on Grace.
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:16 PM   #1516
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Re: 2014 CrossFit Open, Regionals, and Games Thread

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Its a shame Kara Webb got injured, I think we would have done well on these last two events.
I know right? She took her lose in the last event hard, but had she held in, she might have been able to make some moves.
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:20 PM   #1517
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What kind of bumpers are they using in these overhead lunges? They look huge but must be "only" 55# each. Do I need to immediately go to Rogue's site and order these so I can look like a BA when I'm lifting 155?
My guess is that they are used so as to not dig into the turf when dropped.
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:40 PM   #1518
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Hard to watch Tunnicliffe's back rounding on Grace.
Seriously, who cares, this was there 13th workout of the games, and final one. Good form probably isn't there main priority on that workout.
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:49 PM   #1519
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Seriously, who cares, this was there 13th workout of the games, and final one. Good form probably isn't there main priority on that workout.
Hard to watch as in you hope they don't get injured at the very end.
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Old 07-27-2014, 04:51 PM   #1520
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I didn't see the final men and woman on the double grace. espn 3 says it ended and coming up at 5pacific time is crossfit again.
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