FORT LAUDERDALE LIONS (SOUTH CONFERENCE)

Established in: 2017

Best finish: 2018 championships and 2020 First place at the as 1 tournament

Last year’s rank: 1st place

Notable players:
Resigns:
Laura Sanchez (#1) –  Bodyweight Specialist
SouthFit CrossFit Challenge 2017/2018, Wodapalooza 2019 and Top 3 Teenager Team Series 2016
Emiliana Guerra (#5) – Utility player
CrossFit Games athlete
Mario Santaella (#27) – Utility player
CrossFit athlete for 4 years
Amber Bost (#43) – Utility player
Army veteran for 17 years, Experience in CrossFit and running (lower case experience)

Notable Performances: Lions finished their first season winless in 2017 but then went on to win the 2018 Championship the very next year

Favorite races: The Lions won all 4 Jack and Jill races in 2020, and set the League record twice for that race

About: Last year’s championship team is ready to rock the 2021 season. The majority of the team is returning for the 2021 Season, and many players have been veterans for years, including 2018 MVP Eric Cardona. Coach Jaime Gold is also returning to the GRID after her stellar performance as a player for the first time in 2020. Overall, this team is ready to roar.