Wodapalooza 2019 Roster Announced: Froning, Castillo, Fotsch, & More

Wodapalooza 2019 is about two months away down in beautiful and sunny Miami, Florida, and now the official qualifying rosters have been announced. 

So many great things here, including Rich Froning in the elite team category. We'll dig into the roster more over the following weeks. But remember that you can watch WZA 2019 live right here — only on FloElite. The newly sanctioned CrossFit qualifier is going to be one to remember.

Top 20 Men


Norman Woodring


Samuel Cournoyer

3.Nik Hecht

Drew Wayman


Paul Castillo


Ryan Reeves


Mitch Barnard


Trevor James


Josh Gervais


Justin Medeiros


George Sanchez


Dylan Martin

13.Nick Bloch

Jeffrey Adler


Logan Southard


Josh Woodhull


Austin Spencer


Hunter Wood

19.Jake Frye

Tyler Eggiman

Top 20 Women


Dani Speegle


Kristine Best


Hayley Murillo


Gabriela Migala


KT Trombetta


Taylor Streid


Taylor Knisely


Chantelle Loehner


Colleen Fotsch


Emma Ferreira


Samantha Pugh

12.Kelsey Kiel
13.Leah Irons

Lindsey Valenzuela

15.Anna Rode

Amanda Hardeman


Chelsea Nicholas


Keston Mendoza


Elizabeth Bradley


Winter Nicolette Rodriguez

Top 10 Teams

Team Invictus

Rasmus Andersen, Tommy Vinas, Lauren Fisher, and Regan Huckaby.

Invictus X

Sam and Jenn Dancer, Kaitlyn Kassis and Holden Rethwill.

Invictus Boston

Craig Kenney, Tola Morakinyo, Ashleigh Wosny and Breezy Hamilton.

Plus Ultra

Nick Urankar, Travis Williams, Camille Leblanc-Bazinet and Thuri Helgadottir.

Team MisFits

Jordan Cook, Chyna Cho, Kenzie Riley and Chandler Smith.

CrossFit Mayhem

Rich Froning, Dre Strohm, Tasia Percevecz and Kristin Miller.

[Team Name TBD, Apparently]

Cody Mooney, Alec Smith, Jessica Griffith, and Jamie Greene.

[Team Name TBD No. 2, Apparently]

Tim Paulson, Khan Porter, Meg Reardon, and Kristine Best.

Salt Lake City CrossFit

Nick Wood, Patrick Sanders, Corinna Coffin, and Erica Spitz.

CrossFit Stars Help You Prepare For The Open

Outside of the CrossFit Games, there’s one event that stands alone as the most exciting event on the CrossFit calendar. It’s the CrossFit Open, and the 2019 edition is fast approaching. There are an estimated 500,000 athletes who will be competing from around the world, ranging from teenagers to seniors and from beginners to world champions.

Strength in Depth UK: What You Need to Know

All of the attention in the CrossFit community over the last week or so has been on the upcoming 2019 Open which kicks off on Feb. 21. And for good reason because the Open will play a huge factor in determining who will make the trip to Madison this summer.

Fittest In Cape Town Recap: Davidsdottir, Sweeney Qualify For Games

First it was Dubai followed by Miami and Australia. Then the eyes of the CrossFit community were focused on Cape Town, South Africa. Fittest in Cape Town delivered yet another great event for the 2019 season, and we now have two more names added to the list of CrossFit Games qualified athletes.

Samantha Briggs, James Newbury Win in Australia, Cape Town Next

This series of events that has become known as the “sanctionals” has taken fans around the world as we find out who will compete in the 2019 CrossFit Games. We started in Dubai, then turned our attention to Miami, Florida, and the Australian CrossFit Championships just concluded in Broadbeach, Queensland. Next up would be Cape Town in South Africa but before we look ahead, let’s recap what happened down under.

Patrick Vellner, Tia-Clair Toomey Win WZA & Qualify For CrossFit Games

Wodapalooza 2019 is in the books, and it certainly didn’t disappoint. Outside of the weather being a small issue on Sunday morning, the entire weekend was filled with intensity, energy and good competition for all involved. 

Marquan Jones: From The Gridiron To The Weight Iron

There’s a chance you have already seen Marquan Jones show off his athletic prowess on TV. Before he was competing among the world’s elite at the 2018 CrossFit Games, he was catching passes against the best of the ACC as a wide receiver from Clemson.

A Day In The Life Of Wodapalooza Competitor Travis Mayer

While training or watching their favorite athletes compete at an event like the CrossFit Games, many CrossFit fans have had this thought: “What would it be like to train like those athletes?” “What is a day in the life of such an athlete like?” 

2019 Wodapalooza Update: Ohlsen, Mayer Are In, Gauntlet Announced

Here’s the summary of the latest news about the big event in Miami.

CrossFit Games Teen Champion Gabriela Migala: From Krakow To WZA In Miami

The former teen CrossFit Games contender will compete at Wodapalooza.

Chatting With Tia-Clair Toomey About CrossFit, Tennessee, & Her New App

The Fittest Woman on Earth talks about traveling, moving to Tennessee, her new app and CrossFit Changes.