Jersey Partner Throwdown 2017 is the first same-sex paired CrossFit competition for athletes on the beautiful island of Jersey, Channel Islands
Following the qualifiers, the top 70 teams will be invited to Jersey in the Channel Islands to compete at the 6,000 sq ft Jersey CrossFit Gym in the Jersey Partner Throwdown final on February 4th 2017.
- -20 Elite Mens Teams
- -20 Elite Womens Teams
- -15 Scaled Mens Teams
- -15 Scaled Womens Teams
Please note that there is a fee of £45 + booking fee to secure your place in the finals.
So what can you expect at this years finals:
All Teams will perform 4 WODS!
The top 6 teams of each category will then progress to the semi finals!
With the top 3 going head to head in the finals!
Please find below full event details including Flights & Accommodation links should this be needed for your journey to Jersey:
Date: 4th February 2017
Venue Address: Jersey CrossFit Gym 24 Commercial Buildings St Helier Jersey Channel Islands JE2 3NB
Athlete Registration: 7.30-8.00am
Estimated Event Start & Finish:
9:00-9.30am WOD1 Start
6:30-7:00pm Finals & Trophy Presentation
All athletes must bring their own training kit, including their speed ropes, as these may be used during the competition. Athletes will be issued with an athlete wrist band to wear throughout the event which will allow access to the warm up area and competition floor. Spectators will also receive a wristband to allow access from viewing area. Athletes will also receive their personalised Jersey Throwdown 2017 athlete t-shirt at registration too if they pre-ordered one online.
The following airlines are the most popular travelling to and from Jersey…
- - Easyjet – http://www.easyjet.com
- - British Airways – http://www.britishairways.com
- - Flybe – http://www.flybe.com
Boats also run from Poole & Portsmouth in UK, and from St Malo in France.
The ideal place to stay in Jersey is in St Helier. This is the main town for shopping, bars, clubs, hotels, and only a short walk to Jersey CrossFit Gym. Nevertheless, anywhere you stay in the island of Jersey is only max 20 Minutes taxi/bus journey away.
We have managed to secure a great deal at a wonderful hotel, the Pomme d’Or, which is right by the gym, the town centre and Marina as detailed below. We will be sending out a promo code in order to get this deal within the next 10 days but the promo will be as follows:
Pomme d’Or Hotel: www.pommedorhotel.com
Bed & Breakfast
Classic Twin / Double rooms @ £89.00 per room per night. Upgrades available. Should the above not be right for you, a complete list of accommodation in Jersey can also be found by clicking here
To book a spectator ticket for £20 at this years finals please clicking here
All athletes & spectators can park in a multi-story car park directly behind the venue on the day.
3: WEIGHT OF BARS
Male bars will be 28mm 20kg bars & the females will be using 25mm 15kg bars during the finals.
There will be plenty of fresh food (hot & cold) and coffee/drinks available throughout the day at our onsite cafe. However, please prepare ahead if any particular allergies, intolerance or special requirements. The gym is also 2 minutes walk from all the main cafe’s, restaurants and supermarkets.
CHECK OUT THE OFFICIAL EVENT’S LEADERBOARD ON THE DAY AT COMPETITION CORNER
Congratulations to everyone who qualified and for making this year’s finals and wish you the best of luck on the day in February!