Arielle Loewen: Accidentally Wins the Granite Games, Punches her First Ticket to the CrossFit Games

June 9, 2021 by
Credit: John Newby

Last September, Arielle Loewen’s coach Levi Kirk approached her and asked, “What if you tried to make it to the CrossFit Games this year?”

  • “And I was like, ‘Levi, you’re crazy. There’s no way.’ If I couldn’t make it to the Games pre-baby, there’s no way I could make it now,” said 27 year-old Loewen.
  • But nine months later, that’s exactly what Loewen did when she unexpectedly won the Granite Games in Eagan, MN, last weekend.

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