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Accomodation at the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown

2019-06-13T09:19:58+00:00

Accommodation at the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown For the second year in a row we partnered with the Quality Hotel Bielefeld to provide you a great option for your accommodation. The Hotel is within walking distance to the main venue and offers 53 double and twin rooms, 39 single rooms, including 3 rooms with disabled access. Rooms available and conditions are as follows: Single Room @55€ / night incl. Breakfast Twin Room @68€ / night incl. Breakfast Double Room @73€ / night incl. Breakfast In order to reserve a room please call +49 (0)5205 93 60 and ask [...]

Accomodation at the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown2019-06-13T09:19:58+00:00

Increase in Prize Money

2019-06-10T12:48:05+00:00

In curtesy to The Forge Concept the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown will increase the prize purse and extend the payout to the 6th and 7th placed Athlete. The prize money distribution for each gender will be as follows in 2019: 1st Place - 1000€ 2nd Place - 500€ 3rd Place - 250€ 4th Place - 150€ 5th Place - 150€ 6th Place - 100€ 7th Place - 100€

Increase in Prize Money2019-06-10T12:48:05+00:00

Behind the Scenes 2018 – Day 3

2019-06-13T09:27:43+00:00

Behind the Scenes 2018 - Day 3 Final Day at the 2018 Halfway There Throwdown. A swim sprint started the day before a Cut down to the TOP24 Athletes determined who will be battling for the title "Fittest Athlete" and take home 1000€. Watch more: Behind the Scenes - Day 1 Behind the Scenes - Day 2 Behind the Scenes - Day 3

Behind the Scenes 2018 – Day 32019-06-13T09:27:43+00:00

Behind the Scenes – Day 2

2019-06-13T09:27:33+00:00

Behind the Scenes 2018 - Day 2 Athletes were facing the unknown on a trail run where they only knew the time cap. No road map, no distance. Just run and figuring it out on the fly.  Josef Hesse from CrossFit Schmelztiegel found himself in his wheelhouse being a weightlifter. The battle between Kevin Winkens and Hendrik Senf becomes more thrilling. Watch more: Behind the Scenes - Day 1 Behind the Scenes - Day 2 Behind the Scenes - Day 3

Behind the Scenes – Day 22019-06-13T09:27:33+00:00

The Dottir will return

2019-05-24T06:33:32+00:00

The Dottir will return It has been her first trip to Germany as the Icelandic native qualified for the 2018 Halfway There Throwdown. She was all smiles arriving at the venue and seeing the location for the first time. Fanney works as a bootcamp instructor at CrossFit XY in Iceland, while pursuing here Masters degree in Exercise Science. The expectations were high as Fanney placed 3rd overall after the 3 Online Qualifiers in September 2018. Her drive and cheerful attitude also impacted her competition. She placed 13th after failing to complete a Ring Muscle Up in the [...]

The Dottir will return2019-05-24T06:33:32+00:00

Volunteer at the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown

2019-05-23T10:54:16+00:00

Volunteer at the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown Volunteer Registration for the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown is now open. In 2018 over 50 volunteers helped out making the event a grant success. This year we will upgrade this number to fill all the necessary shifts to make this competition an even  more amazing experience for everyone involved. We are looking forward to welcome you on the Crew. If you have volunteered at the Halfway There Throwdown in the past, make note of that in your application. All volunteers must commit to at least two full days (three days for [...]

Volunteer at the 2019 Halfway There Throwdown2019-05-23T10:54:16+00:00

Behind the Scenes 2018 – Day 1

2019-06-13T09:24:25+00:00

Behind the Scenes 2018 - Day 1 On day 1 the athletes received their briefing for the first couple events they were about to face over the course of the weekend. Their first event will be "DT". A classic CrossFit Hero Benchmark workout. Tina Weiland, one of the top female contenders, injured herself during the first workout and withdrew from competition. Watch more: Behind the Scenes - Day 1 Behind the Scenes - Day 2 Behind the Scenes - Day 3

Behind the Scenes 2018 – Day 12019-06-13T09:24:25+00:00

Halfway There Throwdown 2017

2019-05-23T10:54:29+00:00

Halfway There Throwdown 2017 - Aftermovie Taking a loopback on 2017... The Sommer is almost over, but we are not done yet! A couple Throwdowns are left this year and Open Prep is about to start. So we are kinda "Halfway There..." The "Halfway There Throwdown" is a Functional Fitness Competition, searching for the fittest Athletes in OWL and surroundings. We will test the Athlete's broad fitness capacities in challenging yet fun and entertaining events. The Finale will take place on 26. & 27. August at CrossFit Bielefeld, NRW. All Athletes had to pass our Online Qualifier last Juli in order to qualify for the finals. The best 25 Male and [...]

Halfway There Throwdown 20172019-05-23T10:54:29+00:00