Who’s Competing at Mayhem Desert Heat

September 15, 2021 by
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Editor’s Note: We will be continuously updating this piece as we hear of new invites and athletes confirming their attendance. Please reach out to the editors if you notice something is out of date.

CrossFit Mayhem introduced a new two-day competition scheduled for November 12-13, 2021 in Ras al Khaimah, UAE, one of a handful of off-season “majors.”

Though the final top payout hasn’t been announced yet, we’ve heard from sources inside of Mayhem it could top out around $25,000, a hefty haul for an off-season competition.

The elite athlete roster will be made up of invited and qualified athletes. Here’s who we know are confirmed to compete:


  1. Haley Adams
  2. Kristin Holte
  3. Andrea Nisler
  4. Taylor Streid
  5. Thuri Helgadottir
  6. Eik Gylfadottir
  7. Manon Angonese
  8. Evie Hollis


  1. Guilherme Malheiros
  2. Saxon Panchik
  3. Roman Khrennikov
  4. Adrian Mundwiler
  5. Khan Porter
  6. Chandler Smith
  7. Luke Parker
  8. Colten Mertens
  9. Dylan Martin
  10. Brendan Willis
  11. Samuel Cournoyer
  12. Mitchel Stevenson
  13. Cam Crockett
  14. Uldis Upenieks
  15. Alex Kotoulas
  16. Elliot Simmonds
  17. Fabian Beneito
  18. Morteza Sedaghat
  19. Simon Mantyla
  20. Mohamed Elomda

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