Since its first edition in 2014, the Lanzarote Summer Challenge has brought together athletes from all over Europe in Arrecife to enjoy a few days of sand, sun, Canarian hospitality and lots of sport.
(17-6-2022). The Lanzarote Summer Challenge returns with the online qualifying phase that will be held from July 4 to 17, 2022. Registration will remain open until the last day to attend an international competition.
It’s official, on August 27 and 28 Cross training lovers are in luck because Lanzarote Summer Challenge returns. Another year, as the ninth edition of one of the most important CrossFit events in Europe begins with the help of Singular WOD as the official technical supplier of the competition.
Sport, sun and a lot of desire come together on the Canary Island of Lanzarote. This year and as a novelty, the Lanzarote Summer Challenge has two locations: Playa de Reducto in Arrecife and another location on the Islote de la Fermina. A unique place that offers the possibility of combining WODs with aquatic tests.
The online Qualifying phase will be held from July 4 to 17, 2022 and the final phase will be held on August 27 and 28 in Arrecife, where a massive participation of both national and international athletes is expected. In total, there will be 184 competing athletes divided into the different categories that are part of the 2022 edition (RX, Intermediate, Scaled, Teams and +35 Teams).
hundreds of athletes
It is a competition that manages to capture the attention of thousands of athletes. In its online version, held in 2020, the test had more than 800 applicants from more than 10 countries in its qualifying phase and only 176 of them managed to go to the face-to-face phase.
A championship that every year brings together athletes from all over Europe in Arrecife to enjoy a few days of sand, sun, Canarian hospitality and lots of sport. Since its first edition in 2014, the Lanzarote Summer Challenge has been a resounding success.
The CrossFit Lanzarote Club decided to launch a championship that meant expanding the range of sports activities offered on the island. But in addition and from the beginning they worked to summon top international level athletes, some of whom set foot on Lanzarote for the first time.
Since then, the championship has already celebrated nine editions. The two previous editions have had the support of Singular WOD as the official technical supplier of the competition. All of them with great success of participation and convocation of the public. The organization hopes that this year’s will be another success of emotion and spectacle and they intend that the event continue to have many more editions.