After a brutal day in the Aromas sun, the couplet event was all that stood between a handful of female competitors and a berth in the top 16, and day two. A strong finish here could keep their dreams alive for this years Games.
The heat was stacked with competitors. Rebecca Voigt, of Valley CrossFit, finished in 13:54, a course record at the time. Her time set the bar for the rest of the heats and she maintained fourth place in the event. Glory Dawson,of CrossFit BWI, finished just behind her and recorded the sixth fastest time of the day.