Wasatch Brutes Win The Affiliate Cup At The 2017 Reebok CrossFit Games

Wasatch Brutes

A couple days into the 2017 CrossFit Games in Madison, Wisconsin, it became clear that the affiliate cup was a tale of two teams: Wasatch Brutes vs CrossFit Mayhem.

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Over the past six CrossFit Games, Rich Froning has been on top of the podium either as an individual or with his team, but his streak is now over! The Wasatch Brutes started the final day of competition with a sixty point buffer ahead of Mayhem and thanks to their composed, professional performances, they were able to keep Mayhem at bay and claim the Affiliate Cup.

 Top Ten Teams


1. Wasatch CrossFit 
2. CrossFit Mayhem
3. CrossFit Fort Vancouver
4. Norcal CrossFit Redwood City
5. CrossFit Invictus
6. CrossFit Milford
7. Reebok CrossFit One
8. 12 Labours CrossFit
9. Timberwolf CrossFit
10. CrossFit OC3

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