FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Can I compete in the online qualifier for The Athlete Games individuals division and compete in The Super Team Cup division at The Battle of the East Finals?
Yes, Arab athletes can compete as both individuals and teams in the finals. Please make sure to review your individual ranking, regardless of whether or not you plan on also competing in a team.
Do I have to perform the workout at a CrossFit Affiliate?
We understand that not all athletes have access to perform the workouts at a CrossFit Affiliate, therefore this is not required.
However, we do require that each workout is submitted to a registered Affiliate for validation.
What if I cannot record the workout, or I do not have a YouTube or Vimeo account to upload the video?
All workouts must be video recorded to prove legitimacy.
All workout videos need to be uploaded onto either YouTube or Vimeo. Please ensure that you have access to videography and one of these video sharing platforms.
- By default, YouTube requires you to request a limit increase to upload a video longer than 15 minutes. To do so, follow the instructions in the link here.
- Make sure that your video is set for public viewing.
- Upload videos with plenty of time to spare, uploading large video files can take a long time.
- If you are using a smartphone for recording, change your settings to Airplane Mode to avoid unwanted interruptions during filming.
- Ensure your filming device has enough battery life and memory to film the entire WOD.
Can I perform the workout multiple times and submit multiple scores if my score improves?
Yes you can, however, be aware that the process of completing the workout and uploading a video multiple times will be very time consuming.
What if I miss the deadline for the score and video submission?
Score and video submissions will close at the predetermined deadline. Scores received after the deadline will not be accepted.
What if I am injured and miss one of the qualifying workouts?
Participation in all of the qualifying workouts are needed from any athlete wanting to qualify.
Will all three videos be reviewed?
One or all videos from each athlete could be requested for review in order to finalize his or her invitation to the finals. Be sure to plan accordingly.
How do I submit scores to an online competition?
Once you sign up, your confirmation email will have your account details for submitting your score, including step by step instructions. For more details, read this guide – here.
I’m an Affiliate how do I validate an athlete’s score?
When an athlete submits their score, they will provide your email address to competition corner. You will receive an email with a summary of their score and a link to validate this score. For step by step details, you can read more at this link – here.