The Torian Pro has been carefully designed to give athletes, spectators and crew the best possible experience. Details on this page are intended to give all athletes competing at the Torian Pro the key information you need so that you can get the most out of yourself once competition begins.
Please read this information carefully and in its entirety, and if you have any further questions please email us at email@example.com
CHECK-IN & BRIEFINGS
Athletes will be required to check in on Thursday 19 May anytime between 2pm and 5.30pm via the main entrance to Pat Rafter Arena.
When you arrive, proceed to the check-in table allocated for your division where you will receive your event accreditation which will serve as your access to enter the event each day.
Athletes who are competing in our community competition must ensure at least one representative is present during the check in time.
Elite Individual Athletes will be required to attend the Day 1 Briefing on Thursday evening, 19 May at 5.30pm.
Elite Teams (all four team members) must be present at the Day 1 Briefing on Friday morning, 20 May at 7.30am.
Community divisions will be provided with workout brief information by video closer to the event. It is the responsibility of all athletes to watch the video briefs relating to their specific divisions.
Athlete Accreditation: 1 x Athlete Wristband & 1 x Athlete Lanyard
Athlete Wristband – Must be worn at all times to be granted entry to the venue. We ask that you DO NOT remove this wristband at any stage throughout the course of the weekend. Replacement wristbands will NOT be provided.
Athlete Lanyard - Must be worn at all times to be granted entry to the venue and moving around the precinct. Lanyards must ONLY be removed when competing and placed in a secure place during this time. Lanyards will NOT be replaced if lost or stolen.
Please note: If any Athlete is found to be abusing the accreditation process in any way, they will be disqualified from competition.
All competing athletes will be provided with access to Bronze seating within the main Pat Rafter Arena. See map below for details. Seating in this section is non-assigned.
Elite Division athletes are eligible to claim a coaches pass, one per Individual and one per Team. This pass is intended for coaches and not to be used as a free ticket for friends or family.
To claim your Coaches pass, athletes MUST declare their nominated coach name to Torian Pro organisers for approval prior to 13 May 2022 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Nominated Coaches will have their accreditation provided to them in Athlete packs at Athlete Check-In. One Coach wristband will be provided per Elite Individual and Elite Team.
Coaches will be permitted access to the Elite Athlete Warm-Up Areas and Elite Athlete Lounge located on Level 1 during your competition times only. These areas are for the exclusive use of athletes and their coaches and will be monitored by security and crew.
Coaches access is via the rear (Clay Court) stairs located on the eastern side of the stadium from the Vendor Village next to Door 5. See stadium map below.
Stadium seating for Coaches is in the Bronze seating sections of the stadium. See map below for details.
Replacement Coach wristbands will NOT be provided if lost or stolen. Coach wristbands are to be worn at all times and not removed until the conclusion of the event.
Teen Division athletes do not require a coaches pass. Parents or guardians will have access to warmup and recovery areas.
ELITE ATHLETE LOUNGE (LEVEL 1)
Located in Level 1, the lower level of the Pat Rafter Arena, this area has been assigned for Elite Athletes and their coaches to rest, recover and prepare throughout the day during their event times. A small kitchen and microwave is available for food preparation and this area will be manned by Venue Security and event crew.
NB: Due to the nature of the competition, activities and safety measures only registered Elite Individual and Elite Team athletes, their coach and relevant Event Crew will be permitted in both the Elite Athlete Lounge and Warm Up areas. No children will be permitted in these areas.
Food is available for purchase however athletes are permitted to bring their own specific food and hydration needs for competition.
Elite athletes will have access to a microwave in the Elite Athlete Lounge, and a water cooler in the Elite Warm Up area located inside the stadium on Level 1.
There will be two warmup areas functioning over the course of the weekend.
Elite Individuals and Elite Teams | located inside the Pat Rafter Arena on level 1.
Pro / Pro-Am / Emerging / Masters Teams & Teen Individuals | located outside and adjacent to the competition arenas.
Athletes must be in the marshalling stalls 10 minutes prior to their heat. It is the athlete's responsibility to know when your heat time is and to be prepared for the event. If you miss your heat you will be given a score of zero for the event.
ATHLETE RECOVERY SERVICES
We are pleased to have Peak Sports and Spine Centre supporting the 2022 Torian Pro. Their extensive treatment and recovery services will be made available for FREE to all athletes onsite in two locations. For more information on their available services click here.
An extensive Medical Team will be available onsite to assist Athletes, Coaches, Judges, Spectators and Event Crew in the event of a medical emergency, injury or first aid requirement.
Excessively wide belts (wider than 5" or 13cm) and any knee/elbow wraps are not allowed in competition (EX the belt found in this link would not be approved due to its width).
Section 9.03 of the 2022 Rulebook provides more details for expectations at live competitions.
The community experience of the Torian Pro is most important to us, and we want everyone to enjoy their time at the event. The Torian Pro has zero tolerance for poor behaviour and Event Organisers will not tolerate any person who is physically or verbally abusive, aggressive, or harassing of crew members, judges, fellow athletes, or spectators.
We expect all athletes and coaches to treat one another respectfully at all times. Event Organisers reserve the right to remove any person from the competition who breaches this code of conduct.
APPEALING A SCORE
The following are examples of events or actions an athlete cannot appeal:
Live judgement calls and “no reps” by the judge
Most range of motion faults (end ranges of rep)
Depth of a squat
Extension of hips, knees, or arms
Stabilisation of lift or equipment overhead
Community competition appeals submitted via Competition Corner.
Elite competition appeal forms available from athlete control.
At the end of the Elite competition CrossFit will test the top 7 men and 7 women as well as 2 members of each of the top 5 teams. There will be a collection agent from Drug Free Sport onsite to conduct the tests. Athletes will need picture identification with them when they see the collection agent.
MANAGING YOUR TEAM
For our community competition, details on updating your team information and roster via Competition Corner can be found here.
Should anything change with your availability in the lead up to or during the event, please email email@example.com immediately.
BAGS & LUGGAGE
Upon entry each day Security may ask for a visual bag check.
We do not have the ability to store luggage at the venue so please arrange that with your accomodation.
GETTING TO THE EVENT
Please see detailed information on parking and ride share services here.
Media passes are only available for the contracted CrossFit Games and Torian Pro media teams. All images and video content of the elite competition is owned by CrossFit Games LLC and Torian Events Pty Ltd and may not be used for marketing or promotional purposes unless authorised.