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
Tahoe Event 15: Kayaks, Paddleboards,
Something Entirely New
At this point, Rogue was three for three on Day Two. It was Event 15 though, that would really determine the course of the competition. It was a full team event worth eight points. After this event, Rogue would either pull ahead of Again Faster for the first time, or face a 13 point deficit.
Team run uphill to the implements (each team had four one-man kayaks, two two-man kayaks, and two paddleboards)
Carry implements into the lake
Paddle and/or swim around buoy
Sprint to the finish line
The winning team would be the first to get all its athletes to the finish line.
The source of the now famous Khalipa Paddleboard Cam, this event exposed many athletes to activities that they had little experience with.