Torian Pro 2023: Oceania's Pathway to CrossFit Games

The Torian Pro Semi-Final is a highly anticipated event that will determine which athletes and teams from the Oceania region qualify for the prestigious 2023 CrossFit Games. Taking place from May 26th to 28th at the Pat Rafter Arena in Brisbane, QLD, Australia, this thrilling competition also includes the Torian Pro Oceania Championship, where amateur teams, teens, masters, and adaptive divisions compete for glory.

The Pat Rafter Arena in Brisbane will host the elite competition of the Torian Pro. Over the course of three days, individuals will tackle seven challenging workouts, while teams will face six. Notably, this year’s workouts are standardized across all Semi-Final competitions worldwide, ensuring a level playing field.

The women’s division promises an intense battle for the top three spots, featuring renowned athletes who have previously competed in the CrossFit Games. Watch out for competitors like Katelin Van Zyl, Jamie Simmonds, Ellie Turner, Maddie Sturt, and Laura Clifton, as they vie for qualification and demonstrate their exceptional fitness expertise.

On the men’s side, the competition will be tightly contested, with notable athletes such as Jay Crouch, James Newbury, Jake Douglas, and Bayley Martin fighting to secure one of the three coveted spots at the CrossFit Games. Expect thrilling displays of strength, endurance, and determination as these athletes leave everything on the competition floor.

Among the teams, all eyes will be on CrossFit Torian Mayhem, consisting of Royce Dunne, Brandon Swan, Cristee Bishop, and Marnie Sykes. With their impressive track record, they are strong contenders for a spot on the podium. Witness their incredible teamwork and coordination as they tackle the challenging workouts.

To navigate the Torian Pro, event maps can be found on the official website. The competition will feature two Vendor Villages, offering a variety of renowned brands such as The WOD Life, NOBULL, PHYBA, LSKD, and ACTIV. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore and engage with these brands during the event.

Individuals will face unique challenges such as the ring complex, combining toe-to-ring, muscle-ups, and ring dips, alongside a ruck in Event 2. Events 4 and 5 will test participants with a combination of running and snatches in a back-to-back format. For teams, Event 6 will push their limits with worm burpees, squats, handstand push-ups, and rope climbs.

The community division of the Torian Pro will compete for the ‘Torian Pro Oceania Championship’. Athletes across various divisions will tackle the same challenging workouts as their Semi-Final counterparts. However, these workouts will be thoughtfully modified to suit the specific needs and abilities of each division.

This ensures that every participant, whether in the amateur teams, teens, masters, or adaptive divisions, can showcase their skills and compete at their best. Prepare to witness incredible performances across all divisions as athletes rise to the occasion at the Torian Pro Oceania Championships.

The Torian Pro Semi-Final holds immense significance as it serves as the gateway to the CrossFit Games. After the intense competition, three men, three women, and three teams will earn the honor of representing the Oceania region at the CrossFit Games held in Madison, USA, in August 2023.

Spectators can purchase tickets through OZTIX or the reseller TIXEL, details of which are available on the event’s official website. Additionally, an exciting afterparty is scheduled for Sunday evening, providing an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of the competitors. Tickets for the afterparty can also be purchased through the event’s website.

Don’t forget to check out our events list to see where you can compete around Australia.

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