From Double-Under Crossovers and TYR to Baggy T-shirts: Which 2022 Trends Are Here to Stay?

December 18, 2022 by
Photo Credit: CrossFit Games| Haley Adams| Nick Mathew (@ crossfitgames/haleyadamssss/coachnmathew)

Did you ever own a Buddy Lee skipping rope?

If you are a CrossFit OG circa 2009, you probably did.

Alas, the plastic rope with cumbersome handles didn’t last long, as the more efficient speed rope soon swooped in and replaced Buddy Lee. 

From skipping ropes to running shoes, to supplements, apps and recovery tools of all kinds, as much as CrossFit has stayed the same—constantly varied functional movements done at high intensity—the paraphernalia the community embraces has always been anything but constant.

With that in mind, let’s take a look at what trended in 2022 and whether we think it will keep trending, or die a quick death like the Buddy Lee rope.

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