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Posted by Ben Cafardo on September 6, 2012

ESPN2 to Exclusively Televise 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games

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ESPN2 will exclusively televise the 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 11, with three consecutive episodes from 10 p.m. to midnight ET. ESPN2 – in its second consecutive year of CrossFit Games coverage – will air 17 episodes total in September. Every episode will also be available via WatchESPN, while ESPN Mobile TV and ESPN TV on Demand will air select episodes. ESPN3 showed the CrossFit Games live in July from the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. and Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.  

The CrossFit Games include high-intensity fitness competitions for both men and women. The workouts – announced immediately before they commence – are designed to test a competitor’s strength, speed, agility and endurance through a combination of Olympic lifts, jumping rope, climbing ropes, lengthy runs and more. Learn more about the CrossFit Games and CrossFit, Inc.

CrossFit Games schedule

DateTime (ET)CompetitionNetworks
Tue, Sept. 1110 p.m.Camp Pendleton Endurance Test (Men & Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 11 p.m.Camp Pendleton Obstacle Course (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 11:30 p.m.Ball Toss & Track Triplet (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
Thu, Sept. 138 p.m.Camp Pendleton Obstacle Course (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 8:30 p.m.Ball Toss & Track Triplet (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
Tue, Sept. 1810:30 p.m.Medicine Ball & Handstand Pushups (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 11 p.m.Sprint & Rope – Sled (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 11:30 p.m.Clean Ladder & Weight Lifting (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
Wed, Sept. 198:30 p.m.Medicine Ball & Handstand Pushups (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 9 p.m.Sprint & Rope – Sled (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 9:30 p.m.Clean Ladder & Weightlifting (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
Tue, Sept. 259 p.m.Chipper (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 9:30 p.m.Double Banger (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 10 p.m.Elizabeth, Isabel & Fran (Women)ESPN2, WatchESPN, ESPN TV On Demand
Wed, Sept. 269 p.m.Chipper (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 9:30 p.m.Double Banger (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN
 10 p.m.Elizabeth, Isabel & Fran (Men)ESPN2, WatchESPN, ESPN TV On Demand

 

Additionally, ESPN will televise a 2011 CrossFit Games marathon Sunday, Sept. 9, from 2-6 p.m. to preview this year’s event.

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