FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make the 2020 CrossFit® Games?

First place male, first place female and first place team at the Australian CrossFit® Championship on Gold Coast 5 – 8 March 2020, will be eligible to receive an invite to the CrossFit® Games.

Can I scale the qualifiers?

No. There is no scaled option for the Australian CrossFit® Championship. All workouts must be done as RX.

However all movements are common place in your local box. Anyone that has trained regularly using the CrossFit methodology would be able to compete in the online qualifier.

How many athletes qualify for the Australian CrossFit® Championship?

The top 32 Women, 32 Men and 12 Teams (2 male & 2 female team members)* from the Online Qualifier will be invited to compete on the Gold Coast.

*Direct invitations may be issued and the number of eligible placings may change.

Can I do both Individual and Team in the qualifier?

Yes, if you are unsuccessful in qualifying as an Individual, you can then register again with your Team to attempt qualification for the Team competition.

Team Online Qualifiers
13th till 19th Nov 2019

(number of workouts and event details will be announced after the completion of the Individual Qualifiers.)

We recommend 6 athletes register to the one team on sign-up. One sub per gender is allowed (due to injury) before the live event. That substitution can only be a previously registered athlete.

The top 4 athlete scores per Team on a given workout contribute to Team ranking on the Leaderboard.

Can the members of the Team be from different gyms/locations?

Yes. You can be from anywhere. Just 2 males, and 2 females are required.

We do recommend 6 athletes per Team to allow for One substitution per gender due to injury for the live event.

Are the Team qualifiers done as a Team?

No. Each person in the team will complete the qualifier workouts as Individuals, and the team captain will submit a collective team score. Each individual still need’s to video their workouts.

We recommend 6 athletes register to the one team on sign-up. One sub per gender is allowed (due to injury) before the live event. That substitution can only be a previously registered athlete.

The top 4 Scores per Team on a given workout contribute to Team ranking on the leaderboard.

Do I need to video my workouts?

Yes. If you want to be eligible for a qualifying spot, you must submit a video with your scores for each workout.