News Kara Saunders Kills 19.2 While 6+ Months Pregnant

Kara Saunders Kills 19.2 While 6+ Months Pregnant

-

Kara Saunders, the fourth-fittest woman on earth was included in an announcement on Thursday that she would be joining the CrossFit Open 19.2 announcement in Australia at CrossFit FX.

Saunders was joined by fellow Aussies James Newbury, Maddie Sturt, Justine Beath, and Ben Garard. She completed all weights RX’d, but swapped toes-to-bar for a dumbbell squat and removed the squat from the heavy squat cleans. She noted doing this to avoid long-term issues with abdominal and pelvic floor after carrying the pregnancy to term and returning to competition.

All athletes completed the workout within the time cap with the exception of Ben Garard, the brother of embattled and suspended athlete Ricky Garard. Ricky tested positive for performance enhancing drugs after reaching the podium in the 2017 CrossFit Games.

Advertisements
Ben Garveshttps://woddity.com/
Founder and CEO of WODDITY. We build tools and resources for affiliates, athletes, and fans of CrossFit.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Latest news

20.2 Workout Woes, Live Stream Problems, 20.3 Details

It’s possible the only thing more dangerous than the second workout of the 2020 CrossFit Open is...

Open 20.2 Announcement. Castro’s Grass. Dirt Sandwich.

You’ve sat through a week of me hyping it, and now it’s actually going to happen. You...

CrossFit’s Website, Personalized Health Summit, 20.2 Stream

CrossFit has made a slight change to their website homepage after their famous 190101 refresh. This tweak...

20.2 Announcement, NOBULL’s Film, 20.1 Results

NOBULL Fitness Film Festival To add hype to their upcoming fitness film festival, NOBULL...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you