CrossFit Competitor Going to Worlds

EUGENE, Ore. — One man is set to represent Eugene on a world stage next week when he competes in the Reebok CrossFit Games in Los Angeles. Ben Stoneberg competed in the games last year and placed 16th overall in the world. This year, he says he wants to at least match that, but he’s … Continue reading »

Out & About: Aug. 16-18

The Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival isn’t the only event happening in western Oregon this weekend.  In fact, there’s plenty of fun for the whole family.  KDUK’S Valerie Steele shows us what’s going on Out and About.   Good Vibes Summer Tour Sasquatch Throwdown Western Oregon Exposition Heritage Fair Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival Eugene … Continue reading »

CrossFit Competion Registration Begins

EUGENE, Ore. — Registration began Monday for Eugene’s first CrossFit competition, and spaces are filling up fast. The Eugene Emeralds and Tracktown CrossFit are hosting the Sasquatch Throwdown at PK Park in August, and there’s only room for 200 of the region’s best competitors. Crossfitters from Southern California, north through Washington have already claimed spots, … Continue reading »

CrossFit Competition Registration Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — It’s not Mt. Everest, but athletes will soon compete in Eugene to find out who’s the best at CrossFit. It’s a growing exercise trend around the world, and one local gym is looking to find the best of the best in a regional tournament. Track Town Crossfit is teaming up with the … Continue reading »

Crossfit Competition Coming to Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Crossfit is a growing exercise trend around the world and especially here in Lane County. The high-intensity workout breeds some cut-throat competition, and one local gym is looking to show the best of that off in a regional tournament. Track Town Crossfit in downtown Eugene is one of eight Crossfit gyms in … Continue reading »

New CrossFit Gym Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — If you’re looking to stay fit in the new year, a new gym is opening in Eugene. CrossFit Evviva is opening a new location near downtown. It offers a variety of classes, including cycling and rope climbing. The gym’s owner says that while this particular business might be new, its workouts have … Continue reading »