Ben Smith Wins CrossFit Open Workout 17.3

Ben Smith Wins CrossFit Open Workout 17.3

 

 

2015 CrossFit Games Champion Ben Smith has taken top honours for the Men in 17.3.  After turning down a rumoured invitation to appear at the Open Workout announcement, Ben Smith has topped the leaderboard in week three of the CrossFit Open.

 

Mat Fraser set the early pace, with a time 17:47 of which he achieved at the announcement. Not only did Smith beat Fraser, but also notoriously strong Jeff Evans with a time of 17.29. Smith’s score was 17:17!

 

CrossFit Open Leaderboard

 

The fastest time in the Pacific (Australian) Region, was achieved by 2016 CrossFit Games competitor Mitch Sinnamon, with a time of 19:32.

 

Ben Smith Wins CrossFit Open Workout 17.3