13 Products You Need for the 2022 CrossFit Open

February 4, 2022 by
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The 2022 CrossFit Open is fast approaching. Each year, hundreds of thousands globally take on the Open challenge to find the Fittest on Earth. 

In the Open, every rep and second counts, as just one more rep can mean hundreds of spots higher on the leaderboard. 

To help make sure you’re geared up and ready to take on the Open, we’ve scoured the CrossFit world to bring you 13 must-have products you need to make sure you’re fully equipped, well-fueled, and ready to take on whatever CrossFit throws at us. 

Editor’s note: Some of these deals are exclusive to Morning Chalk Up. Order fast while supplies last to ensure delivery before February 24, the first day of the Open.

Your Shopping List

Jump Rope

RPM Training Session and Comp Ropes

We all know double-unders are coming, and RPM has the fastest speed ropes in the game (hundreds of 5-star reviews can’t be wrong). Check out the company’s Session4 or Comp4 for game day success.

Use code “MCU15” for 15% off all jump ropes. Cannot be used on Gym Sets.

Gymnastics Grips

Reyllen’s Merlin X Fingerless Grips
Price: $53 $42.40

Pull Ups, Muscle Ups, or TTB, these will keep your hands in one piece through the grind. The Merlin X Fingerless Grips use  a premium rubber-microfibre composite material to ensure grip on all types of bars.

Use code “OPEN22” for 20% off all grips.


TRU GRIT Hex Dumbbells

These Hex Rubber Coated Dumbbells are perfect for the Open. They are made of solid steel  and high-quality heated plastic rubber so they’re long-lasting, gentle on your floors, and won’t stink up your home gym like a tire shop.

TRU GRIT Hex Dumbbells are up to 36% off right now and you can save an additional 10% with code “CHALK10”. Offer valid until 2/14/22. Limit 2x per customer.


Price: $34.95 $24.47

The worst thing you can do in the Open? Run out of energy mid-workout and force yourself into a repeat. Edge is a convenient, portable pouch that puts the power of SuperStarch in the palm of your hand. This new formula packs delicious fruit flavor that goes down smooth for optimal performance and sustained energy.

Get 30% off with code “CHALKUP”. Valid through 2/28/22.

Weight Belt

2POOD Straight Weightlifting Belt
Price: $64.99 $51.99

2POOD’s straight weightlifting belt is equipped with their WODClamp – a quick-locking, easy-adjust steel buckle and hook-and-loop fastening system that provides added security and increased longevity. Perfect for lifting heavy and quickly transitioning between movements.

Use code “CHALKUP” for 20% off ALL 2POOD weightlifting belts.


UNBARD Cold Brew Pre-Workout 12-Pack
Price: $39.99 $31.93

Before, we had to decide whether we were going to sacrifice our coffee or our pre-workout. That’s now a thing of the past. Each bottle of UNBARD Cold Brew Pre-Workout contains 150mg caffeine, 250mg of L-Theanine, 2g of Beta Alanine, and 2g of BCAAs. It’s also sugar and dairy free. Goodbye sacrifice. Hello deliciousness.

Use code “CHALKUP” for 20%. Valid through 3/18/22.

Recovery Beverage


An Open staple. FITAID has been helping us recover post-WOD now for years with their blend of key vitamins and nutrients to enhance recovery. Don’t want to carry a can around to get your fix? Just keep a FITAID GO stick in your pocket. It has the same clean recovery formula as FITAID but mixes straight into your water bottle.

Morning Chalk Up readers get a second box of FITAID GO free when you purchase at the link above.


Ascent Protein Products

Serious workouts need serious recovery, and Ascent’s Native Fuel® Whey is a convenient and easy-to-mix powder that was created with one purpose in mind: to help improve your athletic performance. A single scoop delivers 25 grams of clean, fast-digesting protein and 2.7g of naturally occurring Leucine to help your muscles start recovering instantly. Oh, and it tastes amazing.

Save big when you pick up your protein ahead of the Open.

  • Spend $50 save $5.
  • Spend $75 save $10.
  • Spend $100 save $20.

And Free shipping on all orders over $50.

Offer valid until 2/24/22.

Hand Care

Rip Repair

Even the hardiest hands can endure some torture during the Open. Make sure you’re ready to instantly repair any skin tears on your hands with the incredible Element 26 Rip Repair (A.K.A medical grade super glue). Simply apply a thin layer of this skin adhesive directly over calluses or tears, wait about 60 seconds for it to dry, and you have a hard durable barrier to see you through the end of the workout.

Save 15% with code “CHALKUP”.


The Toe Spacer
Price: $19.99 $16.96

Wearing Toe Spacers for as little as 10 minutes a day can help to improve foot mobility and repair damage from wearing narrow toe box shoes. Perfect to start wearing now and gaining those marginal improvements before 22.1 starts. Also, check out their Ultimate Recovery Kit which includes the Rock Mat and Eight Ball for a complete mobility and recovery setup.

Save 15% sitewide by clicking on our link above.

Shoes and Apparel


Would this list be complete without Reebok? A staple in the sport of fitness for a decade now.

Shop their sale now and grab some new shoes, shorts, and shirts to make sure you’re looking fresh come 3…2…1…GO.

Fitness and Sleep Tracker

WHOOP Strap 4.0

WHOOP measures your body’s data over 100 times a second to provide personalized feedback on your recovery, strain, and sleep. Perfect to find out how the Open is effecting your body and help you adjust.

Already have a WHOOP? Join our team with code “COMM-MCHALK”



Register for The Open
Price: $20

And finally, you got to be in it to win it. The Open kicks off on Feb. 24, make sure you’re registered for the world’s largest participatory sporting event in history.

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