Athletes Offer High Praise for Noah Ohlsen After First Spirit of the Games

August 25, 2022 by
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The CrossFit community had just finished watching what has become one of the most iconic and memorable CrossFit Games events ever—the Capitol—and the very last athlete, rookie Rebecca Fuselier, had just crossed the finish line at the stairs of the Wisconsin State Capitol Building.

“I’m not going to lie, I was out of it,” Fuselier said about how she felt when she finished the event after struggling with her 150-pound Husafell Bag at the end of a grueling almost hour-long workout.

That’s when nine-time Games veteran Noah Ohlsen approached the disheartened rookie.

“If it means anything at this moment, I think you just got the coolest CrossFit Games picture,” Ohlsen offered as encouragement.

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