CrossFit Finalizes Theofanidis Doping Sanctions

CrossFit finalizes Lefteris Theofanidis drug sanctions, announces Alanna Fisk is in the appeals process, Dave Castro talks tough decisions for the 2020 CrossFit Games, and the CEO of a CrossFit-adjacent gear company is under fire for racial remarks. Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We are a daily podcast,…… Continue reading CrossFit Finalizes Theofanidis Doping Sanctions

Ricky Garard in 2020: Lasting Steroid and PED Legacy

Ricky Garard, a 2017 CrossFit Games podium finisher and Australian rookie phenomenon in the sport, received sanctions after testing positive for banned substances. It was with this single failed test that Garard would mar the face of a largely clean sport for future generations. Cheaters are inevitable, especially in sports with the level of physical…… Continue reading Ricky Garard in 2020: Lasting Steroid and PED Legacy

Shiny New Shoes, Apparel Drama, Lefteris’ “S**t” Attitude

Lefteris Theofanidis has quite the attitude, in light of his recent positive PED test. Reebok Nano X leaks are out there. CrossFit has released a vast swathe of 2020 CrossFit Games ticket details. Yes. A swathe. Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We are a daily podcast, Monday through…… Continue reading Shiny New Shoes, Apparel Drama, Lefteris’ “S**t” Attitude

3rd-Ranking Athlete Tests Positive: Lefteris Theofanidis

BREAKING NEWS: CrossFit announced in a press release on Wednesday that Lefteris Theofanidis – the National Champion of Greece who recently placed third overall in the 2020 CrossFit Open – has tested positive for a banned substance. In the press release, CorssFit mentions the test was administered on December 12th while Theofanidis was competing at…… Continue reading 3rd-Ranking Athlete Tests Positive: Lefteris Theofanidis

Save Puppies, Michelle Kinney’s Records, Camille Retires

Let’s start with a story. In August 2017, Hurricane Harvey became the wettest tropical cyclone on record. It devastated Houston, flooding hundreds of thousands of homes, displacing 30,000 households and prompting rescue operations for more than 17,000 people. The lesser-known story about big storms like this is that people can’t bring their pets to animal…… Continue reading Save Puppies, Michelle Kinney’s Records, Camille Retires