Five-Time CrossFit Champ Mat Fraser Retires
Feb 3, 2021Mat Fraser won five straight CrossFit Games titles and is now heading into retirement. The man who has owned the top of the podium for half a decade penned a lengthy Instagram post to announce his decision to hang up his competitive weight belt at just 31 years old.
FRASER: 5th at Regionals to 2nd at Games in 1 Year
Apr 6, 2020Mat Fraser once thought he was destined to become an Olympian lifter, and grade-level accolades suggested that just might happen. However, a streak of injuries and a bit of bad luck at the Olympic Training Center cut his career short. It wasn't until stumbling into a local box at his University that he started to tap into his true potential as an Elite Fitness competitor and all-around athlete. From local competition, to national competition, to eventually the world stage, Fraser found himself on the podium. In 2014 and 2015, he cemented himself as the second fittest man in the world, and in 2016 he became THE fittest man in the world.
Mat Fraser Talks CrossFit Games Changes, CBD & Much More
Sep 4, 2019The four-time champion talks winning, comparisons to Froning, recovery, and more.
Fraser vs Froning: Who Has The Most Dominant Games Performance?
Aug 13, 2018Anyone who has followed the CrossFit Games closely over the last few years can tell you this about the two greatest male athletes the event has ever produced: Rich Froning and Mat Fraser hate being compared to each other.
Granite Games: Workout No. 1 Released, Plus A Look At Historical Moments
Jun 14, 2018The Road to Minnesota for the 2018 Kill Cliff Granite Games begins in earnest this week with the announcement of the first of three qualifying workouts. Fitness athletes across the globe will tackle the weekly qualifying tests — spanning from now to July 2 — with the shared goal of joining the 2,000 strong slated to compete September 7-9 in St. Cloud, Minnesota.
Becca Voigt & Ben Smith Highlight The Drama From 2018 CrossFit Regionals
Jun 6, 2018By Lincoln Shryack After three straight weekends of qualifying mayhem at the 2018 CrossFit Regionals, the fields of 40 men and 40 women moving on to the 2018 CrossFit Games in Madison, Wisconsin, are set. There were breathtaking performances from past champions, many first-time qualifiers, and, of course, heartbreak for those who came up just short of the cutline across the globe in the nine dramatic qualifying events. Overall, each of the nine regionals lived up to the hype and more.
The Champ Begins His Defense, & Brooke Wells Looks To Prove Herself
May 24, 2018By Lincoln Shryack The second weekend of Regionals has arrived, and up next to the plate are the Central, West, and Latin America qualifiers. And woo boy, is there sure some drama on tap this Friday through Sunday. The Fittest Man on Earth will try his hand at a new region, while the departure of another superstar has left the women’s qualifier in Tennessee wide open. And that’s just the Central Regional.
Watch Mat Fraser And Josh Bridges Crush 18.5
Apr 2, 2018Mat Fraser and Josh Bridges took first and second in CrossFit Games Open 18.5 with 198 and 191 reps, respectively, and now you can watch these two masters do what they do best. Check them out here at CrossFit Mayhem in Cookeville, Tennessee.
Mat Fraser, Cassidy Lance-McWherter Win 2018 CrossFit Games Open
Mar 27, 2018After five grueling weeks, we now have our 2018 CrossFit Games Open winners: Mat Fraser and Cassidy Lance-McWherter.
2017 CrossFit Games Documentary Trailer Drops Tomorrow
Feb 8, 2018CrossFit HQ's media team is legit and each year they release a documentary on the previous year's CrossFit Games. The trailer for the 2017 version, called "The Redeemed and The Dominant," drops on Friday 2/9/18.
It's Official: Mat Fraser Has Moved To Cookeville
Oct 26, 2017Last month, we reported that Mat Fraser was considering moving to Cookeville, Tennessee, for various reasons including tax breaks, training partners, and the ability to build the life he and his girlfriend Sammy want to lead.
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