Austrian Throwdown 2020 Online Qualifier

Online Competition for Individuals and teams

Event description

The Austrian Throwdown 2020 will take place from Saturday, June 13th to Sunday June 14th 2020 in Wiener Neustadt, Austria. The event offers an elite competition with different divisions. 

If you have any questions or comments, please shoot us an email at info@austrianthrowdown.at.

For further information please check our website https://austrianthrowdown.at/ and/or our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/AustrianThrowdown/ and or Instagram Profile https://www.instagram.com/austrianthrowdown/

Divisions:

You can register in any of these divisions, unless you meet the following requirements:

- Elite Male (open to all male athletes)
- Elite Female (open to all female athletes)
- Elite Team (Team consists of two male and two female athletes)
- Masters Male 35+ (open to all male athletes with date of birth on or before 12.06.1985)
- Masters Female 35+ (open to all female athletes with date of birth on or before 12.06.1985)
- Intermediate Teams of 2 (open to either two male, two female or one male and one female athlete). For Intermediate Division there will be additional restrictions. Please see “Intermediate Teams” Section for further details.

Available Spots in the Final Event:

The following number of spots is available through this online qualification: 

Elite Male 40 (36 Qualification, 4 Wildcards)
Elite Female 30 (26 Qualification, 4 Wildcards)
Elite Team 10 (9 Qualification, 1 Wildcard)
Masters Male 35+ (10 Qualification)
Masters Female 35+ (10 Qualification)
Intermediate Male/Male (20 Qualification)
Intermediate Male/Female (20 Qualification)
Intermediate Female/Female (20 Qualification)

The registration fees are as follows:

Registration Fee Online Qualifier:

- Elite Female/Male 25€ (incl. VAT excl. Competition Corner Fees)
- Masters Female/Male 25€ (incl. VAT excl. Competition Corner Fees)
- Elite Teams 100€ (incl. VAT excl. Competition Corner Fees)
- Intermediate Teams 50€ (incl. VAT excl. Competition Corner Fees)

Registration Fee Final Event:

- Elite Female/Male 60€ (inkl. VAT exkl. Competition Corner Fees)
- Masters Female/Male 60€ (inkl. VAT exkl. Competition Corner Fees)
- Elite Teams 240€ (inkl. VAT exkl. Competition Corner Fees)
- Intermediate Teams 120€ (inkl. VAT exkl. Competition Corner Fees)

Online Qualifier Dates:

The important dates for the online qualification are:

Start: Monday December 16th 02:00 PM CET
Ends: postponed due to Corona Reasons
WOD Announcement Dates: Friday February 28th, March 6th and March 13th, 5:00 PM
Registration possible until: postponed due to Corona Reasons
Submitting Scores possible until: postponed due to Corona Reasons

You do not have to submit your WOD scores on a weekly basis. You can enter all your scores at March 20th before 11:59 PM CET. (postponed!!)

The best athletes according to available spots per division will be invited to the finals in Wiener Neustadt. The invitation has to be accepted within 7 days, otherwise the spot will be handed to the next athlete in the final scoreboard.

Intermediate Teams:

For the “Intermediate Teams of 2” Division the team has to consist either of two male, two female or one male and one female athlete corresponding to the class they register. To compete in the Intermediate Division none of the team members had started at an RX competition within the last 12 months to the start of the qualification and every team member has to match the following 1RM weights and WOD times:

Clean&Jerk < 100/70kg
Snatch < 80/60kg
Ring Muscle Ups < 2 unbroken reps
HSPU < 5 unbroken reps
FRAN > 4:00 min

These values are indications and not absolute values. If there is an obvious violation and an athlete renownedly cheats regarding his 1RMs, the organizer can decline the teams registration and participation at ANY time.

Change of Team Members:

Within the”Intermediate Teams of 2 Division” there is NO change of team members allowed at any time after registration until end of finals.

Within the Elite Teams in the case of injury or illness one team member can be exchanged during online qualifier. After the online qualifier the team is allowed but not committed to change the replacing athlete back to the original member. No other changes of team members are allowed.

Refunds:

The Austrian Throwdown does not offer any refunds for registration fees.