“Sam Briggs, 2013 CrossFit Games champion and member of Team Europe at the 2014 Invitational, will be competing in the South East Region when the Open kicks off next week. Log on to the CrossFit Games site and search for “Samantha Briggs”, and the Briton’s profile will appear with the symbol of an orange next to her name, signifying that she is indeed registered to the South East.
The 32-year-old Briggs has been a regular competitor at the European Regional for the past several years, though she famously missed out on defending her title at the 2014 Games thanks to a 4th-place finish at Regionals. Briggs’ regular Regional competition has usually come from Annie Thorisdottir and Katrin Davidsdottir. Thorisdottir, who won the Games in 2011 and 2012 and finished 2nd to Camille Leblanc-Bazinet last year has been the only other European woman with a top 10 Games finish.”
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