2019 CrossFit Games Championship WOD #2
- For Time
- 800 meter Row
- 66 Kettlebell Shoulder-to-Overheads (2x16/12 kg)
- 132 foot Handstand Walk
- Time Cap: 10 minutes
During the row, judges will raise their hands when athletes have 100 meters remaining on the row. For shoulder-to-overheads, kettlebells must be brought below the chin each rep. Athletes advance after every set of 22 reps.
Handstand walk must be completed in 44-ft. sections. Athletes must restart from the last section completed if they come down at any time.
The event was held on day 1 - Thursday, August 1st. Only the top 50 athletes advanced to the next event.
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The 2019 CrossFit games was held in Madison, Wisconsin, from August 1 - 4. This is the second time the Games have been hosted in Madison, (the first being the 2017 Games).