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.

What You Need to Know About the French Throwdown

After a season and journey that has included more than a dozen events that have challenged athletes around the world and inspired millions of fans, it has all come down to this. The final Sanctional event is upon us. For the athletes who will be competing, this is the final opportunity to qualify for the 2019 CrossFit Games. 

CrossFit Games Updates: New Stream & Media Policies

The 2019 CrossFit season will be one that is remembered as a season of change. The Regionals were replaced with Sanctionals, the Open was more challenging than ever, more athletes will be competing for the title of “Fittest on Earth,” and more people are being recognized in the fitness community than ever before.

Cedric Lapointe Is On The Hunt For Redemption At French Throwdown

Cédric Lapointe is an up-and-coming athlete who has been on the biggest stage of the CrossFit world. He made it to the Games in 2018 as a part of a team. Very few people walking the planet knows what that is like. 

Missy Herman Looks For CrossFit Games Berth At French Throwdown

One of the many benefits from the Sanctionals that have taken place so far is that the fitness community has been introduced to some amazing athletes that have their own experiences which they hope will lead them to the biggest stage in CrossFit; the Games.

Travis Mayer And Emily Rolfe Win The 2019 Granite Games Championship

Travis Mayer can add 2019 Granite Games champion to his list of accomplishments. Mayer looked dominant all weekend accumulating 712 points in the process. With only 1 event finish outside the top 10, Mayer finished 64 points ahead of 2nd place and never looked at risk of losing his top spot. 

Team CrossFit Krypton Win The 2019 Granite Games Team Championship

Alec Smith, Cody Mooney, and Jessica Griffith have proven that great things happen when they come together and with the addition of Dani Speegle to their team this weekend, CrossFit Krypton looked unstoppable. 

Travis Mayer And Carrie Beamer Still Top Of The Pack

The Pro division faced just two events on day 3, On The Rope 2.0 and Bear Press. With minimal points available to move the needle, athletes looking to climb the leaderboard had to bring their A game.

CrossFit Krypton Takes Over At Granite Games Day 2

It was an event filled day for the Pro Teams at day 2 of the 2019 Granite Games. With 5 scored events worth of points up for grabs we knew we would see some incredible performances. 

RPM Central Beast Lead Granite Games Team Competition Day 1

It’s possible that the Granite Games team competition is the most exciting team competition of the season as super teams are coming together for another chance to punch a ticket to the 2019 CrossFit Games or simply work out some kinks before the Games.

Mayer & Beamer Lead The Way At Granite Games Day 2

Reigning Granite Games champion Travis Mayer made it clear he was competing to protect his crown. Mayer took seventh place on the trail run, first place on the hill sprint, and third on the clean ladder during day 1. The Games veteran knows the key to a successful weekend is consistency and continued his solid event finishes on day 2, taking sixth on the go for broke chipper and seventh place on the longest mile 2.0.