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