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Watch Emma Cary’s World Record 21.2 in 8:51 (VIDEO)

March 24, 2021 by
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The 2019 Fittest 14-15 Year Old on Earth Emma Cary set the unofficial world record time in 21.2 with a blistering 8:51. The 16-year-old’s performance came in seven seconds faster than Kristin Holte, who is more than twice her age.

One big thing: If Cary’s score holds up to CrossFit’s video review, she will be the youngest athlete to ever win an Open workout worldwide. On top of that, she’s currently 2nd worldwide in the Open after a 14th place finish in 21.1.

Fun Fact: The top two women worldwide are currently in the teenage division — Mal O’Brien (17) and Emma Cary (16).

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