WHY ONE TRIBAL CLASHER FLEW 5500 MILES TO COMPETE

Distance shouldn’t be a barrier when it comes to epic experiences. When you say YES to epic, it can be the most transformative experience of your life. Tribal Clash UK and Portugal have teams competing from as many as 12 different European nations every year. Some of the 240 teams in these sold out events travel as much as 3,000 miles across Europe, bringing their whole family with them to support.
 
One Tribal Clash superfan from the UK is following the competition around the world, having competed at three of the four Tribal Clashes in 2019 including the very first US edition!

So why did Charlie Cust from Unit6 fly 5500 miles from the UK to California to take part in the first Tribal Clash USA with a team that had never met before?
In his own words: 

“Tribal Clash Portugal was so good this year that I just couldn’t wait for the UK competition a few months later – nothing else scratches the itch or even comes close.

The opportunity to be there for the next stage in development of this incredible comp was unreal, and to get to do it with a bunch of great athletes who mostly had never met before…well that’s the best bit, it’s like a blind date at the world’s most savage team fitness competition!

Making new friends, hanging out with good friends, going to new places, achieving common goals with likeminded people, making each other laugh a lot, encouraging people to care about things that you passionately care about, hearing their stories, witnessing raw grit and determination in the face of adversity… that shit rocks.

Seeing Tribal Clash bring that to a new group of people on a new continent and having the chance to compete was incredible. Being on a beach, in the ocean, doing exercise, dancing, singing, hugging, throwing high fives….you don’t need a competition to do that but it does encourage you to do more of those things and helps you realise that doing those things makes you happy.
Keep learning, keep living, keep f*#%ing doing!!!”

Charlie is set to take part in Tribal Clash Australia 2020, his ninth Tribal Clash so far. He is chasing down the elusive winning spot, having come close many times before; Charlie’s team has stood on the podium in the UK and in Portugal, but the Mask has eluded them eight times. Charlie’s international team will take on some of Australia’s finest, in what is proving to be an epic showdown: Tribal Clash Australia 2019 was a dress rehearsal, now we are going to turn up the heat. 

Say YES to epic. Book your place in the Tribal Clash sand pit, and get ready to do work. 

 

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BREAKING NEWS: GO HEAD TO HEAD WITH THE BUTTERY BROS!

The Buttery Bros will be competing in a team at Tribal Clash Australia in Wollongong, and of course documenting their Tribal Clash experience for an episode to be broadcast on their popular Youtube channel.
Join Heber Cannon and Marston Sawyers for some Buttery fitness on the beach; it’s going to be off the hook! How will they get on with the Tribal sand worm?!

Unfamiliar with the Buttery Bros’ work? They have been killing it on the Tubes so if you have missed it, where have you been? Check out their Youtube channel here and follow them on Instagram (@butterybros)!

The Buttery Bros will not be the only familiar faces you are likely to spot at Tribal Clash. Teams from USA and Europe are also booked to compete in Wollongong – this is a weekend not to be missed!

WHY IS TRIBAL CLASH EUROPE’S FAVOURITE TEAM COMPETITION?

Tribal Clash Portugal 2020 sold out within 30 minutes…1440 athletes, 240 teams, 145 fitness communities, 10 nations.

Tribal Clash UK 2020 sold out just as fast. Wondering what all the fuss is about? Assemble your tribe for Tribal Clash Australia or Tribal Clash USA  and experience the competition for yourself!

Here’s what some competitors had to say after Tribal Clash Portugal 2019…


“Thank you Tribal Clash for the most amazingly well run comp I’ve ever been to – everything ran on time, judges were amazing and the workouts were suitably soul destroying 👌🔥! “⠀
CrossFit Bermondsey


“This weekend it was about having fun! We managed that. Massive thanks to our judge for the weekend. Awesome event in a perfect setting. Cheers Tribal Clash, see you next year!”

CrossFit Crosshills


“Another top class event by Tribal Clash! Have to give a massive shout out to everyone who took part to run the event, it was the best yet. Thank you.”
CrossFit Sweet Track

“Thank you to all the organisers, judges and volunteers for making this one of the most memorable weekends I’ve had in a long time. Tribal Clash, we will be back!”
Ion Strength and Conditioning


“Literally the best weekend competing at Tribal Clash with an amazing team. I just want a rewind button so I can go back and do it all again! First ever Tribal but definitely not my last.”

Reebok CrossFit Tyneside


“Hands down the best competition I’ve had the privilege of being a part of. Can’t wait until Tribal Clash Portugal 2020!”

In2 Training Farnham

“Paddle boarding. Sea swimming. Beach running. Log squatting. Wheel barrow racing. Rope climbing. Atlas stones cleans. Pre-wod beers. Fun fitness at its finest 😎 I can’t wait for next year!”
CrossFit 8020


“We couldn’t have scripted a better weekend at Tribal Clash. No one knew what to expect heading into the weekend, but we all came back wanting more. HIGHLY recommend signing up for a future event!”

CrossFit Vondelgym

 

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IS TRIBAL CLASH THE RIGHT TEAM COMPETITION FOR YOU?

Tribal Clash is kicking off the 2020 series in Australia, before heading to Portugal, the USA and the UK. Not sure if the unique team competition is right for you and your members? Read on to find out why it’s an awesome experience for all abilities!

IS TRIBAL CLASH SUITABLE FOR BEGINNERS?

Tribal Clash is a fully inclusive competition that is fantastic for beginners! Workouts focus on teamwork and communication, allowing athletes of all abilities to take part and feel like they’ve achieved something great. The competition features very few technical movements, and often teammates are able to help and support each other during a workout. Tribal Clash is a great event for newbies as they will be able to try new things, gain confidence and most importantly, have fun with their tribe!

IS TRIBAL CLASH TOUGH ENOUGH FOR ELITE ATHLETES?

Past Tribal Clash competitors have included CrossFit Games athletes, Olympians and Rugby World Cup winners. Elite athletes will enjoy the thrill of getting outside their comfort zone and pushing themselves in a completely unique environment. Workouts are innovative and test team work capacity as well as individual fitness, forcing teams to think on their feet and adapt to the situation. Equipment is custom made, rustic and awkward and will provide a challenge for even the most capable and experienced athletes!

There are no barbells, rowing machines or skipping ropes at Tribal Clash; instead you will lunge with logs, squat with sandworms, lift atlas stones and climb ropes. Varied workouts play to different strengths so Tribal Clash is for EVERYONE – whatever your age, ability, background and experience, as long as you are willing to work hard for your team then this is the competition for you!

 

WHAT DO PREVIOUS COMPETITORS SAY? 

“We had a super positive experience at Tribal Clash Australia 2019 which created a buzz back at the gym – there was even talk of teams trying to go to an international event! We love the fact that it is held on a beach and encompasses CrossFit, Strongman, and Ocean events, as we do all of that in our training. It is important to have things to look forward to and get excited about, as a business, as a community, and as individuals.”
CrossFit Hurstville, Australia

“Tribal Clash is more than a competition; it’s a confidence builder and a community get together! As a box, we have always prioritised this competition over any other – we go together with our partners and family and compete, making it a community event. Regardless of age or ability, we’ve had most of our members compete at the European events!”
CrossFit Nottingham, UK

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CELEBRATE YOUR COMMUNITY AT TRIBAL CLASH

WHY HAVE TWO CROSSFIT BOXES ALREADY REGISTERED AT LEAST 8 TEAMS EACH FOR TRIBAL CLASH AUSTRALIA 2020?

 

Five teams from CrossFit Hurstville competed at the first Tribal Clash Australia. The box has already registered nine teams for the 2020 event, with another couple of teams keen to sign up. CrossFit Reclaim are just behind them with eight teams already signed up for next year and more members eager to join the party. 

Here’s why these CrossFit communities have become so passionate about Tribal Clash…

CROSSFIT HURSTVILLE

“When we heard about Tribal Clash we decided it would be a great way for a group of us to spend quality time together away from the gym and be pushed outside our comfort zone.
We managed to get a coaches team together (who finished in 6th place!) plus 4 other teams. The competition was so well run – it was professional and you really looked after our community.

We all had a super positive experience which created a buzz back at the gym – there was even talk of teams trying to go to an international event! When the opportunity to register for the 2020 Tribal Clash opened, everyone jumped on it and it has continued to build momentum!

We love the fact that it is held on a beach and encompasses CrossFit, Strongman, and Ocean events, as we do all of that in our training. Our community train all year round, and this is an amazing opportunity to get away, stay with mates, and put our training to the test. 

We have already incorporated regular running sessions, swimming sessions, and strongman training into our Tribal Clash prep for next year! It is important to have things to look forward to and get excited about, as a business, as a community, and as individuals.

Thanks again for putting on a great event and we look forward to seeing you on the beach in February!”

Paul Kiely, CrossFit Hurstville Head Coach

CROSSFIT RECLAIM

“Tribal Clash was different to other CrossFit-themed competitions in two major ways.

Firstly, it was held on the beach and used exercises and movements not commonly seen in a typical CrossFit gym – running on soft sand, swimming in a group holding an inflatable board, lifting logs, carrying sand bags and hurdling obstacles. The emphasis was on teamwork and efficiency to complete the workout, which was great for team building.

The second major stand out point was that it felt more like a festival than a competition! We had over 90 supporters cheering on the CrossFit Reclaim competitors. The beach atmosphere, larger sized teams and cool beats from the DJ booth made the atmosphere electric.

We had an awesome weekend and will definitely be back next year to ‘Reclaim’ our reputation for having the most teams from any one gym/community.”

Sam Murphy, CrossFit Reclaim Head Coach

 

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TRIBAL CLASH UK 2019: A RECAP

Tribal Clash returned to beautiful Bantham Beach in South Devon for the third time in July 2019. Tribal Clash UK 2018 winners Halo Tops were back to defend their title, with other challengers for the top spot including teams from CrossFit Perpetua, CrossFit Ozbox, Unit 6, CrossFit 1971 and CrossFit Exe.

This year’s Tribal Clash UK was tougher than ever. Teams were tested in every conceivable way. We made them run long distance, short distance and middle distance. We made them run on their own and as a team. We made them run with a sandworm, uphill and in the water. We made them lift heavy, we made them lift light and fast. We made them swim, climb, jump, flip and carry. And for the teams that made it into the final, we combined many of these elements into a savage test of all-round fitness and team capability.

Many competitors, spectators and volunteers have told us that this was their favourite Tribal Clash yet, so here’s a look back at an epic weekend!

DAY ONE - SATURDAY 13TH JULY

EVENT 1: RUN-SWIM-RUN

Tribal Clash UK 2019 kicked off with a mass start run-swim-run from Bantham Beach to the top of the iconic Burgh Island and back. All 930 athletes followed a route which took them across the river Avon onto Bigbury-on-Sea beach, around flags in the sea and up a steep path to the huers hut atop Burgh Island, then back across to Bantham. Scores were the combined times for all six athletes.

Event 1 leaderboard
1 Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 (03:01:14)
2 Halo Tops (03:03:09)
3 CrossFit Exe (03:09:17.0)

Average combined team time: 03:42:31
Fastest individual time: 00:25:40 (CFSA)
Average individual time: 00:37:05
Click here to view all Event 1 times 

EVENT 2: THE LUNGE

Event 2 saw 20 teams take to the arena at the same time to play with an old Tribal Clash favourite; the log worm. Teams completed 90 thrusters and 30 synchro over-worm burpees before setting out on a log worm lunge around the arena. If they completed the lunge race within the 16 minute time cap, they then continued with an AMRAP of 30 thrusters and 10 synchro over-worm burpees. The key to this event was synchronicity – if any athletes were out of time in any element, they had to repeat the thruster or burpee rep, or faced a time penalty on the lunge. The very best teams lunged around the arena without stopping or putting the worm down, allowing them to return to their lane and get started on the AMRAP. This was a tough workout for the legs with only a brief rest for three athletes on each round of burpees.

Event 2 leaderboard
1 Kaha (238 reps)
2 CrossFit Exe (230 reps)
3 CrossFit Peckham (219 reps)

Average score: 132 reps

After 2 events, Kaha and CrossFit Exe were tied at the top of the leaderboard with 2018 champions Halo Tops sat in third place.

EVENT 3: HILL SPRINTS

This was undoubtedly the most savage event of the weekend, making the most of the stunning countryside that surrounds Bantham Beach. In previous years, competitors at Tribal Clash have raced through the steep fields which overlook the beach as part of a longer run, but this year’s challenge was even tougher. All athletes had to complete three hill sprints, each 100m long. The first sprint didn’t seem too bad for many of the competitors, but by the third attempt some were crawling up the hill and collapsing at the top unable to move for a few minutes – surely a sign of putting in maximum effort?! Scores were the combined times of all sprints for all six athletes.

Event 3 leaderboard
1 5 Celts & A Saxon (09:19.6)
2 Kaha (09:20.1)
3 Amrappers Delight (09:28.3)

Average combined team sprint time: 12:50.1
Fastest individual sprint time: 00:20.4 (360 Heroes & CrossFit Iron Duke)
Fastest total individual sprint time: 01:11.4 (Ozbox Critters)
Average sprint time: 00:42.8
Average sprint 1 time: 00:33.6
Average sprint 2 time: 00:43.0
Average sprint 3 time: 00:51.8
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After 3 events, Kaha topped the leaderboard with Halo Tops in second and CrossFit Exe in third.

EVENT 4: TEAM SWIM

Event 4 included a piece of kit that is new to Tribal Clash UK but has previously been used in each of our other competitions – the rescue board. Teams completed a swim lap around a buoy while all holding on to an inflatable rescue board, then returned to their lane to complete as many synchro bar touching burpees in the time that remained out of 10 minutes.

Event 4 leaderboard
1 Kaha (70 reps)
2 Las Bolas Grandes (70 reps)
3 Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 (68 reps)

Average score: 40 reps

Once the 10 minute time cap was reached, teams proceeded straight into Event 5.

EVENT 5: THE TYRE

Event 5 was split into two parts, combining two elements which often feature at Tribal Clash – up & overs and shoulder to overhead reps with a tractor tyre. During the first 5 minutes of the workout, teams accumulated as many points as they could by getting up and over a wooden beam. Teams were rewarded for every unassisted rep they completed and received bonus points each time all six athletes managed to get over the bar on their own, leading to a wide spread of scores in this section. Teams then had 5 minutes to accumulate as many shoulder to overhead reps as they could with a tractor tyre. The twist? A second tyre must be held overhead at all times by the remaining athletes in order for the reps to count – a real shoulder burner!

Event 5 leaderboard
1 Las Bolas Grandes (166 reps)
2 Ozbox Critters (154 reps)
3 White Noise Gym (129 reps)

Average score: 66 reps

At the end of day one, Kaha were in first place followed by Las Bolas Grandes and Chill Ze Chill Since 1971.

DAY TWO - SUNDAY 14TH JULY

EVENT 6: THE TYRE STACK

Sunday started with a repeat of a classic Tribal Clash workout which first featured in 2015 – a simple and elegant test of teamwork and communication. Each team was faced with a stack of 6 tractor tyres which they had to unload, flip to the other end of the lane and restack as many times as possible. To achieve the very best score, teams had to come up with a solid strategy that enabled all athletes to work for the full duration of the workout and move the tyres as fast as possible. As well as counting the total number of points scored in this workout, a tie break time was also taken after the first 2 rounds.

 Event 6 leaderboard
1 Las Bolas Grandes (48 reps)
2 Blackwater Beached Whales (43 reps)
3 Roulette (42 reps)

Average score: 34 reps
Quickest tie break time: 02:10 (Las Bolas Grandes)
Average tie break time: 03:09

After 6 events, the top two teams swapped places leaving Las Bolas Grandes in first place followed by Kaha, with Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 remaining in third.

EVENT 7: THE WORM RUN

In Event 7 we brought out one of our favourite bits of Tribal Clash kit – the sandworm – and used it in a way unlike ever before. Making the most of the low tide which exposed a large expanse of beach, teams had to pick up the sandworm and run three laps around a marked course with the awkward object across their shoulders. If teams didn’t make it back from their second lap within 6 minutes then they weren’t allowed to set off on their third lap, a situation that eight teams found themselves in.

Event 7 leaderboard
1 Halo Tops (05:48)
2 Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 (05:54)
3 Las Bolas Grandes (05:56)

Average time (for all 3 laps): 07:29

After Event 7 the top three remained the same, with Las Bolas Grandes in first place and Kaha and Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 now on equal points in second place.

EVENT 8: GAME OF STONES

Those who took part in Tribal Clash Portugal 2019 may recognise this workout, as it bears a great resemblance to the extremely popular Event 8 from the previous competition. Teams had 5 minutes to work their way through 30 ground to overhead reps with the sandworm, 5 minutes to complete 18 rope climbs then 5 minutes to accumulate points for atlas stone lifts. When they reached the atlas stones, athletes took it in turns to lift and could choose between 3 stones which each had different points values. If they finished the sandworm reps or rope climbs before the time elapsed, they were able to move on to the next section early. Experienced Tribal Clashers smashed through the sandworm reps to buy extra time for the other elements, and by the time teams got to the atlas stones we saw a huge variance in scores – some strong teams had all six athletes lifting the heavy atlas stone for maximum points, while others struggled with the lightest stones available. The score was the sum of sandworm reps and rope climbs completed plus the points accumulated for atlas stone lifts.

Event 8 leaderboard
1 Stonehench (273 points)
2 Las Bolas Grandes (238 points)
3 Halo Tops (236 points)

Average score: 84 points

After Event 8, Las Bolas Grandes remained in first place and Kaha returned to second place, leaving Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 in third place.  

QUARTER-FINAL

After 8 challenging workouts, the top 60 teams proceeded to a Quarter-Final which was then used to determine which 20 teams would make it to the tug-of-war. The Quarter-Final had equal weighting to all events which had come before this, meaning that there was all to play for in this round.
The Quarter-Final saw the return of the atlas stones, but this time teams had to carry them up and down the lanes in a bear hug hold. Teams split into two trios, each of which worked during four intervals of decreasing duration to shift three atlas stones as far as they could. The lightest atlas stones for each gender were now removed, meaning that some athletes struggled to even pick their stone up let alone move with it, while others were able to run with theirs quite comfortably. This five minute workout was a true test of grit and determination, with each athlete having to give it their all as every metre counted.

Quarter-Final leaderboard
1 Halo Tops (873 metres)
2 Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 (725 metres)
3 Las Bolas Grandes (702 metres)

Average distance: 461 metres

The placings from the Quarter-Final were added to the placings after all previous events, to give the new points totals. This left Las Bolas Grandes in first place going into the Semi-Final, with Halo Tops and Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 in joint second place.

SEMI-FINAL

The semi-final at Tribal Clash is always a tug-of-war and this year’s was as thrilling as ever! Placings going into this round determined the pairings, with first place pulling against twentieth, second place pulling against nineteenth etc. The longest battle this year was between CrossFit Exe and CrossFit CM2, which eventually saw the former win after 6 and a half minutes.

Here are the tug-of-war contests – teams in bold were the winners:

Las Bolas Grandes vs AM Crew
Halo Tops
vs Stonehench
Chill Ze Chill Since 1971 vs 5 Celts & A Saxon
Kaha vs CrossFit Cumbria
Kuwait Camel Hoof vs OzBox Critters
CrossFit CM2 vs CrossFit Exe
Perpetua vs Blackwater Beached Whales
White Noise Gym vs CrossFit Peckham
Roulette vs Don’t Call It a Comeback
Crossfit Worksop vs Amrappers Delight

FINAL

Having already competed in 10 savage events, the finalists now faced their toughest challenge yet. The teams had to work through a long and tiring chipper which included synchro burpees over the sandworm with all athletes working at the same time, SUP laps, short rope climbs and an individual swim lap. The epic final culiminated in teams shifting two sandworms around the arena, followed by synchro squats with both sandworms moving simultaneously. This proved to be by far the most difficult part of the weekend, with many teams struggling to pick up a sandworm with just three athletes let alone squat with it. The leaders constantly changed throughout the nail-biting final, meaning that it was impossible to tell who the winner would be as the teams worked through the different elements.
In the end the first team to cross the finish line was Kaha, one of the most consistent teams of the weekend who came from behind and completed their reps just over 30 seconds ahead of Las Bolas Grandes. Third place went to Don’t Call It a Comeback, with CrossFit Exe just behind in fourth.

Final leaderboard
1 Kaha (33:42)
2 Las Bolas Grandes (34:16)
3 Don’t Call It A Comeback  (36:18)

THE TEAMS

This year’s event was a true test of all-round fitness and gave all athletes a chance to shine, whether it’s because they were the quickest sprinter in their team or because they managed to lift the heavy atlas stone. Athletes ranged in age from 18 to 57 years old, showing that the competition really is suitable for everyone. A special mention goes to the whole tribe from CrossFit 1971, winners of the Tribal Spirit Trophy who came in force to support their nine teams, one of which made it to the final.
While we saw many familiar names feature in the top ten across the weekend, the result was by no means a fait accompli as a total of six teams won at least one event.

Winners Kaha (Motion Training/CrossFit Surbiton) established themselves as the team to beat very early on, winning two events on Day One and going into Day Two in first place. Despite having no event wins on Sunday, the team finished within the top five in six of the first eight events, seeing them into the Quarter-Final in second place. A fifth place finish in this event took Kaha into the Semi-Final, and a 90 second tug-of-war guaranteed their place in the Final. The team stayed in the middle of the pack for the majority of the long final but caught up to the leaders quickly when they got to the sandworms, working as a well oiled machine to complete their synchro squats first and clinch first place. While most of the team had trained together before the competition, Sapphire Goddard was a last minute recruit, proving to be a fantastic addition who gelled extremely well with her teammates. We can’t wait to see Kaha come back next year to defend their title as Tribal Clash UK champions!

Runners up Las Bolas Grandes (Unit 6) were a strong team all weekend, winning three events and finishing in the top five in all but two events. This saw them go into the tug-of-war in first place, then winning their contest easily in under 25 seconds. In the final, Las Bolas Grandes were consistently strong once again and found themselves in first place after the individual swim portion. However, the team struggled to pick up the sandworm with just three athletes and lost their lead just a few reps from the finish.

Don’t Call It A Comeback (Unit 6) were perhaps an unexpected third place finisher (not least to themselves), with their highest placing of the weekend having been tenth place. The team went into the Quarter-Final in fifteenth place, jumped up to tenth after this event then won their tug-of-war in 35 seconds. Don’t Call It A Comeback were steady throughout the final, gaining momentum during the SUP laps to exit the water in second place but dropping back down the field until the final moments. Good teamwork and communication on the sandworm secured them the last remaining spot on the podium, leading to huge celebrations for Unit 6.
Unit 6 teams are regular podium finishers at Tribal Clash, with members of both Las Bolas Grandes and Don’t Call It A Comeback having finished in the top three at the UK competition every year since 2016. Can a local team from Unit 6 finally reach first place when it really counts next year?!

Huge congratulations to all the teams that survived the weekend, particularly those that made it to the gruelling final!

View the full Tribal Clash UK 2019 leaderboard here: https://competitioncorner.net/ff/1347/results