THROWDOWN FOR CROHN’S AND COLITIS

Battle of Barbells, Throwdowns.com, 7five Apparel, and Middle TN Spine and Joint Center are proud to partner up with #projecvisible to bring you this online event.

This online competition will have three WODs that will be completed within a 35 minute running clock. You will have the opportunity to enter your scores anytime between Monday April 10th through Saturday April 15th.

All proceeds will benefit the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

To find out more information on #projectvisible please visit their website.

Information about the competition from the #projectvisible facebook page

Early Registration now open!

Early Registration for the 2015 Battle of the Barbells is now open!! Elite (limited), RX, And Scaled divisions are available. Price increases on September 6th. Note: Volunteer Registration is also open! Contact us at info@battleofthebarbells.com if you have any questions. 

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MINIMUM MOVEMENT CRITERIA

Many questions have been asked as to what division athletes should compete in. Below are the minimum movements. Take a look and be ready for Early Registration went it opens on August 30th. (August 27th for Past competitors)

ELITE:
Any movement/load/gymnastics that has been tested at the Regional level, be prepared for ANYTHING. 

RX Men/Women:

  • Kettlebell swings 70/53
  • Box jumps 30″/24″
  • Thrusters 135/95
  • Toes to bar
  • Chest to bar pull-ups
  • Double Unders
  • Shoulder to overhead 165/115
  • Snatch 135/95

SCALED Men/Women:

  • Kettlebell swings 53/35
  • Thrusters 95/55
  • Chin over bar pull-ups (may be scaled)*
  • Shoulder to overhead 115/65
  • Snatch 95/55

*additional scaling of the pull-ups will place that athlete lower than athletes who do not scale. 

REGISTRATION DATES:

We’ve been receiving a lot of questions about registration for our Elite division. We will be sending out email invites to athletes that we have contact information for that finished in the Top 120 in the 2015 CrossFit Open (Region) on August 19. 
Our second wave of registration will be early registration for past competitors, beginning on August 27, anyone who meets the criteria for Elite in this group will have the option to register Elite at this time. 
Lastly, registration will open to the general public on August 30, anyone else who meets the criteria or would like to apply for consideration can register then, provided there are spots remaining. Feel free to contact us (info@battleofthebarbells.com) if you have any further questions.