Final results from Pound For Pound 2013 are on our Results page. We will be mailing prizes to those who did not receive them at the event in the next week.
Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners for all divisions and all preliminary results from Pound For Pound 2013 are on our Results page. We will be mailing prizes to those who did not receive them at the event in the next week. If you notice a discrepancy, please email us at email@example.com no later than midnight Monday, May 13. We will double check scorecards and update results as quickly as possible. Thanks!
The heat schedule and athlete roster have been published to our Events page. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if there is an issue and we will try to resolve it before you arrive for Check-In. All athletes will need to check in at the event table 10 minutes prior to every event. Athletes who miss their heat will automatically receive a DQ (disqualification) for that event. The Opening Ceremony starts at 7:35 a.m. and will be held on the Cramton Bowl football field. All athletes will have at least one hour for a lunch break between events. The Awards Ceremony will start after the final event. The Final Event will start at 5:00 p.m. and includes all Advanced athletes, individual and team.
Check-in for athletes and volunteers is Friday (May 10) from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. During check-in, athletes will weigh in, receive a wrist band and event shirt, and have their photograph taken. We ask that all athletes be patient with the process. If there is an issue with your information, we will get it resolved. Judges are required to attend the Judges Meeting at 7 p.m. Athlete Check-In and the Judges Meeting are held at the Venue. Volunteers may also check-in to receive their goodie bag, shirt and name tag during this time.
Don’t just watch, be a part of the event! Support your favorite CrossFit athlete by taking their picture and uploading it. Email your event pictures to email@example.com. The subject of the email turns into the picture title and the body turns into the image description on Flickr. Our goal is to make sure every athlete gets their picture taken. Join us and make this event a day to remember! Keep up with the competition: View event pictures in real time on Flickr at www.flickr.com/crossfitmontgomery and Facebook at www.facebook.com/crossfitmontgomery.
Pound For Pound 2013 is powered by Wright Equipment. Wright Equipment has provided a majority of the equipment – sleds, jump boxes, barbells, bumpers, etc. to be used in the competition. Some of these items will be for sale during the event and available for pick-up after the event. If you are interested in purchasing this pre-loved equipment, go to the Information Desk to make your purchase. Cash and credit cards only. Note: If you are paying with a credit card, you will need to go to the Information Desk to pay between 3:30 and 4:00 p.m. Be sure you receive a receipt!
In an effort to raise money for our charity, the Special Operations Warrior Foundation, we are having a Silent Auction the day of the event. The Silent Auction begins Saturday at 7:30 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. and is located at the Information Desk. Payment and pick-up are from 3:30 – 4:00 p.m. at the Information Desk. If the highest bidders do not come to the Information Desk by 4:00 p.m. we will give their item to the second highest bidder. So please be sure to check in from time to time to see if you won. Cash or credit cards are accepted.
The following items have been donated for our Silent Auction (donators in parentheses): yurbuds Sport Earphones (Montgomery Multisport), Starbucks Coffee, Mugs & Treats (Startbucks at 2107 Eastern Blvd.), WODLIFE Ladie’s Metcon Shorts (WODLIFE), WODLIFE Men’s Metcon Shorts (WODLIFE), One 60-Minute Bodywork Session with Jacob Laputka (Hands on Healing), One 60-Minute Bodywork Session with Anthony Allegro (Hands on Healing), One 60-Minute Private Yoga Lesson (MJ Yoga), Nine (9) Group Yoga Classes (MJ Yoga), and a TITIN Weighted Compression Shirt System (WODLIFE), plus more… Thank you to those who donated items!
We are pleased to announce that Freelap is a sponsor for Pound For Pound 2013. Freelap has provided us with a timing kit that includes ten stopwatches and six transmitters for use in our Field Test events: Sprint, Sled Drag and Agility Course. The Freelap stopwatches are automatically triggered when the receiver passes a transmitter and records the time. We’re all high tech!
Pound For Pound 2013 is a one day competition. Each division will participate in four events comprised of a mixture of CrossFit movements designed to identify the fittest athlete in each division. The Opening Ceremony is at 7:35 a.m. The first workouts will start at 8:00 a.m. and the Final Event for the top Advanced Individuals and Teams will start at 5:00 p.m.
The Schedule of Events has been published on our Events page. Note: This schedule is subject to change. We will be publishing the athletes’ heat schedule on the Event page prior to the event.
We are pleased to announce that PurMotion is a sponsor for Pound For Pound 2013. PurMotion will have a booth onsite the day of the event selling equipment – Clean & Jerk Attachment, Renegade Varsity, and War Hammer Varsity. Athletes and spectators will receive a 20% discount on equipment at the event. PurMotion is providing the sled harnesses to be used in our Field Test event. These pre-loved harnesses will be available for purchase and pick-up following the event.
Hands on Healing will be providing athletic massages and kinesio taping for athletes the day of the competition. Be sure to have cash handy and stop by their tables located in the locker rooms on the lower level of the Multiplex. In an effort to raise money for our charity, the Special Operations Warrior Foundation, we are having a Silent Auction the day of the event. Hands on Healing has also provided two of the items – two one-hour bodywork sessions – for sale at the Silent Auction. So be ready to bid on these items and others and bring cash or credit cards.
MJ and her crew from MJ Yoga will have a heated tent onsite offering stretching sessions with athletes the day of the competition. They are also providing the athletes with a surprise takeaway item. Be sure to stop by their tent! In an effort to raise money for our charity, the Special Operations Warrior Foundation, we are having a Silent Auction the day of the event. MJ Yoga has also provided two of the items – a one-on-one yoga session and nine group yoga sessions – for sale at the Silent Auction. So be ready to bid on these items and others and bring cash or credit cards.
If you can help anytime Friday (May 10) or Saturday (May 11), email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We need people to help setup the venue on Friday. Saturday… We need people to check-in athletes and record scores at each event (WOD). We need runners (can be teens) to run scorecards from event tables to scoring desk. We need people that will unload the weight off sleds and bring sleds back to starting points for either the morning or afternoon. Please give us a few hours of your time. Thank you!
We have updated our Athletes and Volunteers pages on our website. Note: This information is subject to change. We will continue to provide details about the competition on these pages as it gets closer to the event. To receive updates on Pound For Pound 2013, “like” Pound For Pound on Facebook. If you have any questions, feel free to email us at email@example.com.
As of April 30, we have raised a total of $11,356.54 for the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. We have raised $10,856.54 from registration fees. Through the 187FW Red Tails and CrossFit Montgomery teams on FirstGiving, we have raised $500.
We are encouraging affiliates and groups to create teams and raise money for SOWF. The team that raises the most money will be eligible for a prize. (As the host affiliate, CrossFit Montgomery is not eligible to win.) Groups and affiliates interested in becoming a “fundraising team” should email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
For more information about donations, visit our Donations page.
CrossFit Montgomery co-owner Jennie and member Malissa appeared in a live interview on WSFA News at Noon Monday to invite the public to attend Pound For Pound 2013, a one-day fitness competition and fundraiser for the Special Operations Warrior Foundation (SOWF) to be held at the Cramton Bowl Multiplex in downtown Montgomery on May 11! The event is free and open to spectators; however, monetary donations for SOWF are encouraged at the event. You can watch the video on demand now.