Beast mode

DAVAO. Rocky Dorjsembe of Crossfit Highstreets shows his mettle in the beast male division of the recently-concluded CrossFit Bouts of the South 2019 at Azuela Cove in Lanang, Davao City. (Kirby Gaitano)

ROCKY Dorjsembe and Michelle Del Rosario emerged beast champions in the CrossFit Bouts of the South 2019 that was held recently at the Azuela Cove, Lanang, Davao City.

Dorjsembe of MNL Fort-1229 earned four points to beat Bern Llanes of Crossfit Highstreets (13) and Ken Tan of Lifthard Athletics (15) for the beast male title. Llanes and Tan placed second and third, respectively.

Del Rosario of Crossfit Highstreets, for her part, topped the beast female event with five points. She bested Cilyn Abella of Crossfit Ortigas and Brandie Wilson of Crossfit Cranium who each registered 10 points.

Dr. Sean Española said a total of 87 entries from Malita, Davao Occidental to Manila joined the event. “Successful naman po ang event,” he said.

In brute male division, Mark Vincent Dorog of Crossfit Subtero (eight points) clinched the title while Mark Luigi Joyce of Wellfit Hub Malita (nine) was second and Prince Mejia of Fuerza de Zamboanga (27) third.

The brute female crown went to Gretchen Monasque of Anytime Fitness Abreeza (eight) while Tina Linao of Crossfit Subtero (11) and Frizvy Bernaldez of Activo Fitness Center (15) grabbed the next two spots.

Reynel Dago-oc of Crossfight Gym (seven) outshone Fritz Vincent Jardin of Stayfit Box Cebu (20) and Alejandro Sanchez of Madayaw North (21) for the savage male title.

Maria Carol Capati of Sky High Fitness Gym (five), meanwhile, annexed the savage female title over Kathleen Jayne Llorente of Crossfit Madayaw (nine) and Pamela Gueco of Iron Den Crossfit (10).

The brute division was designed for beginners while the savage was for athletes who almost have the skillset of the CrossFit athlete and beast was meant for well-rounded athletes who display the strength, agility, conditioning and skillset of a CrossFit athlete.


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