HOW TO COMPETE

THREE WAYS TO GET TO THE GAMES

INVITE

QUALIFY

OPEN REGISTRATION

1 | GETTING TO CANWEST: INVITE

There are a limited amount of Elite Division spots being held for athletes who qualify as an individual for the 2018 Crossfit Regionals. This is a *cash purse division and the spots will be issued on a “first come, first reserve” basis. If you are a 2018 Individual Crossfit Regionals Athlete please contact us in writing to reserve one of the limited spots.

Aside from the above, if you are a former CrossFit Games competitor, and would like to place a request for an invite, please contact us.

  • 1st Place – $3000.00
  • 2nd Place – $2000.00
  • 3rd Place – $1000.00

2 | GETTING TO CANWEST: QUALIFY

Learn more about the 2018 Online Open Qualifier

The road to the CanWest Games consists of two online qualifiers each lasting two weeks and includes 4 workouts. The first qualifier is for INDIVIDUAL athletes. The second qualifier is for TEAMS.

Individual Qualifier (2 workouts over 2 weeks):

Individual Registration will CLOSE on April 30, 2018.

The Individual Qualifier BEGINS: April 26. The first two workouts will be released at 10AM on April 26. Athletes will have until 7PM on April 30 to submit their scores for both workouts.
On Thursday May 03 at 10AM the next two workouts will be released. Athletes will have until 7PM on May 07 to submit their scores.

As of 7PM on May 07, the Individual Qualifier is officially complete. At this time, invites will go out to all athletes who have qualified. If an athlete declines their invite, the second wave of invites will go out. This will continue until all spots are filled.

*Any athlete looking to compete as an Elite Individual/Masters/Teen is required to video their workouts. We will be asking to see a video submission of a selected workout during the invite process.

If an athlete does not qualify for an individual division but would like to compete in the team qualifier on a TRIO team, the athlete may re-register for the team qualifier.

Team Qualifier (2 workouts over 2 weeks):

Team Registration will CLOSE on May 28, 2018.

The Team Qualifier BEGINS: May 24. The first two workouts will be released at 10AM on May 24. Teams do not need to complete their workouts together, however their scores will combine to form the team score. Athletes will have until May 28 at 7PM to submit their scores for both workouts.
On Thursday May 31 at 10AM the next two workouts will be released. Athletes will have until Monday June 04 at 7PM to submit their scores for both workouts.

As of 7PM on June 04, the Team Qualifier is officially complete. At this time, invites will go out to all teams who have qualified. If a team declines their invite, the second wave of invites will go out. This will continue until all spots are filled.

Athletes Advancing to CanWest Games;
Top Elite 33 Men / Top 33 Women
Teens (14-17) – 12 Boys / 12 Girls
Masters 35+ – 24 Men / 24 Women
Masters 40+ – 24 Men / 24 Women
Masters 45+ – 24 Men / 24 Women
Masters 50+ – 12 Men / 12 Women
Masters 55+ – 12 Men / 12 Women
Elite Trio Team – 36 Male / 36 Female
Intermediate Trio Team – 36 Male / 36 Female
Scaled Trio Team – 36 Male / 36 Female (Open Registration)

**Open registration will take place June 22 – June 30. Open registration is for Intermediate and Scaled Trios. Any team registering through open registration must have completed the qualifier.

3 | GETTING TO CANWEST: OPEN REGISTRATION

What happens if you do not qualify as an Elite Individual but still wish to compete in the CanWest Games?

You will get the opportunity to register a Team of 3 in an Intermediate or Scaled Division.

To be eligible to enrol a team all athletes must be registered for the Online Qualifiers!

If there are spots for the intermediate division remaining after invites have been accepted, the remaining spots will be up for grabs to other athletes who have completed the qualifier during open registration.

Spots for the scaled division will be open on a first come basis.