The 2010 CrossFit Games
The ultimate proving grounds of the world’s fittest athletes.
July 16-18, 2010 • Carson, CA
The Home Depot Center Sports Complex
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United States Qualifiers
Athlete Profile: Samantha Briggs - European Regional
Euro footballer prepping for the Games.
Name: Samantha Briggs
Affiliate: Crossfit Central Manchester
Qualifier: UK and Ireland Sectional Female 1st Place
What is your athletic background?
I come from a footballing background retiring 2 years ago due to injury. Took up running and cycling to try and keep fit and now take part in amateur level triathlons. I found CrossFit last year and haven't looked back since.
What is your history with CrossFit?
I am just an athlete - started in May/June 2009
What is unique and/or interesting about you as an individual or athlete?
I have double jointed thumbs! That's pretty unique.