On 16-18 August, the major international crossfit tournament Banda Open Games 2019 will take place in Kyiv. The organizer of the event is CrossFit Banda in partnership with the Kyiv Youth Center. This is reported by Vechirniy.Kyiv.
The CrossFit Athletes will compete for the title of the most prepared athlete in his category. There will be 5 groups of athletes: teens, beginners, amateurs, professionals and masters (35+). The competitions will take place in two locations: on 16 August - at the Olympic NSC, and on 17-18 August - at Troitska (Trinity) Square (opposite the Olympic).
For the fourth year, CrossFit Banda has been organizing such competitions, and every year more and more people want to compete. This year, over 500 athletes have applied for participation, but only 252 have passed the qualifying stage and are able to compete during the tournament.
CrossFit is a branded fitness technique created by Greg Glassman. It is a registered trademark of CrossFit, Inc., founded by Greg Glassman and Lauren Jenai in 2000. Crossfit training is promoted both as a philosophy of exercise and as a competitive sport; it includes elements of high-intensity interval training, weightlifting, plyometrics, powerlifting, gymnastics, weight training, exercise, stronting and other exercises.
Stilll thinking what to see and do in Kyiv? If you love sports, don't miss the opportunity to enjoy a great competition. The organizers invite everyone to join a sports event and cheer for the participants.