SUWANEE — No Excuses CrossFit celebrated eight years as an affiliate on Saturday with Birthday Bash VIII, a fundraiser for North Gwinnett Co-Op.
The event featured 22 teams from 10 different gyms in Metro Atlanta and raised $5,000 to provide Christmas gifts for 11 children and four seniors in the Suwanee, Buford, Sugar Hill community.
Purely Irresistible from CrossFit Pure won the Competitor Division with 300 points. Purely Irresistible placed first in all three of the WODs. Hustle and a Few Muscles from CrossFit No Edge was second with 291 points and Remnant + Dwala from CrossFit Remnant and CrossFit Dwala was third with 278 points.
In the Social Division, Gym Class Rejects from No Excuses CrossFit placed first with 294 points by placing first in two of the three WODs. Power Puff Girls from CrossFit No Edge was second with 287 points and CrossFit Contamination from CrossFit Lanier and No Excuses CrossFit was third with 285 points.
You can see the final scoreboard for all of the teams at this link.
All of the money raised from the entry fee of the competition went directly to the families from the North Gwinnett Co-Op thanks to our event sponsors — Moore Stephens Tiller, Innovative Architects, EMC Security and Spartan Technologies.
Our WOD sponsors — Lynx Barbell, Quest Athletics and Pure Strength — also assisted in the funding Christmas gifts for the Co-Op. Jon Owings won a barbell from Lynx in a raffle, while Bob Sawyer and Kim Guthrie won stinger sleds from Pure Strength.
Moore Stephens Tiller
Wolverton & Associates
Dixie Construction Products