Top Trio of Finnish CrossFit Athletes Shine During Semifinals to Reach Madison

July 6, 2021 by
Photo Credit: Jonne Koski (instagram.com/jonnekoski)

After the pandemic put the CrossFit Games on pause, primarily for international athletes, the Semifinals brought back athletes from around the world, pushing for a podium spot this year in Madison WI.

There were big names from different nations in contention, but a top trio from Finland put the world on notice, by competing and qualifying for the Games together, with very strong performances.

  • Jonne Koski
  • Emilia Leppanen
  • Henrik Haapalainen

Their performances mark the first time in CrossFit history that three Finns qualified as individuals in the same year.

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