End Your Summer Sweaty with 3 Great Fitness Events

At SweatWorks, we host a range of awesome functional fitness events across the U.S. and beyond. To give you a little taste of what we’re doing, and to inspire you to end your summer sweaty, here are three upcoming events you won’t want to miss!

1. Yankee CrossFit: Beat the Heat Throwdown (Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 from 8:00am to 4:00pm, Farmington, CT)
For the third year running, Yankee CrossFit of Farmington, CT is throwing down in celebration of summer’s end with an awesome event. An indoor and outdoor functional fitness event with tons of sponsors, a live DJ and several food vendors, this event ensures that whether you’re getting sweaty in the competition or staying dry on the sidelines, you’re going to have a blast.
Register for the Throwdown here
Event Page (Facebook): https://www.facebook.com/beattheheatthrowdown

2.Back to School Barbell Bash (C.H.Collins Stadium, 1500 Long Rd, Denton TX, USA, Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 from 8:00am to 4:00pm)
The proceeds from this charity event go to the Denton Public School Foundation to support families in need with back to school needs, as well as their academic needs throughout the year.
Last year’s event raised $11,641 and this year’s event has moved to CH Collins stadium to accommodate more athletes, vendors and spectators!
All participants are guaranteed 3 WODs with the top 5 in all categories advancing to the final WOD.
These are the possible movements for Barbell Bash 2015:
Running, pull ups, wall balls, box jumps, jumping lunges, lunges, KB swings, burpees and double unders.
*Register for the Back to School Barbell Bash here for individuals and here for teams. 
Event Page (Facebook): http://www.barbellbash.org/

CrossFit FBO No Excuses Throwdown: (August 29th, 2015 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Erie, PA)
The CrossFit FBO No Excuses Throwdown is part of the second annual Great Lakes Sports Festival at the Bayfront Convention Center right on beautiful Lake Erie. This year’s Sports Festival will also have athletes competing in bodybuilding, strongman, powerlifting, arm wrestling, USAW Olympic Weightlifting, and more!
*Register for the FBO No Excuses Throwdown here:

Don’t see a fitness event in your area? Stay tuned for more updates from SweatWorks, and don’t hesitate to check out our upcoming events. Interested in hosting your own event through SweatWorks’ innovative platform? Visit our registration form for more information.
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