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All proceeds benefit the work of Wheeler Mission, Outreach, and our community’s homeless.

Event Info

This one-day affiliate challenge will include 12 member co-ed teams (5 men, 5 women, 2 judges), each competing in various workouts to be judged and scored based on the standards set by local CrossFit affiliate owners. A component of the competition will be fundraising to help the homeless.

Saturday, June 23, 2018

New! Park Tudor School (7200 N College Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46240)

7:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (time subject to change)


Team Info

Team Requirements

  • Registration opens April 7th at 9:00AM
  • More teams added for a total of 36 teams in 2018!
  • The top 5 finishers and the top 5 fundraising teams from 2017’s competition will receive a link to register early (March 24th, 9:00 AM)
  • From April 7th-17th ONLY ONE TEAM PER AFFILIATE may register
  • April 18th 9:00 AM – open registration (may sign up more than one team per affiliate)
  • A $50 non-refundable registration fee will be charged per team. This $50 will go towards the team fundraising goal.
  • After registering your team you will be automatically directed to the Crowdrise fundraising site to set up your team fundraising page. All team members will register on the Crowdrise team pages.
  • After the 36 spots are full, teams may add their name to the waiting list with no guarantees.
  • Athletes must be able to lift a 50 pound object to the shoulder and squat below parallel.

Join A Team

There are a limited number of available spots for teams to compete. All team members (including judges) must sign up on their team’s CrowdRise fundraising page after the team has been created by clicking “Join a Team”.

Fundraising Info

Fundraising & Important Deadlines

  • Fundraising is a scored event and essential for teams looking to succeed in this competition.
  • Fundraising minimum is $1,000 per team
  • 100% of the proceeds benefit Outreach and Wheeler Mission
  • By the end of the day May 1st, teams must have 50% of their team signed up and $500 raised or forfeit their spot
  • By the end of the day June 1st, teams must have 5 men, 5 women, and 2 judges signed up and $750 raised or forfeit their spot
  • By 7:45AM June 23rd, teams must have 5 men, 5 women, and 2 judges at the event and a minimum of $1,000 raised or risk not being allowed to compete
  • Heats will be assigned based on Crowdrise-posted fundraising totals at 12:00 PM Friday, June 22nd and announced later that day
  • Fundraising will remain open until the end of the first event Saturday, June 23rd for the fundraising WOD scoring. Any recorded cash/checks not turned in by this time will be deducted.
  • All donations are tax deductible
  • All donations are non-refundable

Concept2 Giveaways

Concept 2

Thanks to Official Sponsor, Concept2, you can win a SkiErg of your own, or another one of the quality Concept2 products at this year’s event. Here’s how!

Prize 1: The top individual fundraiser at this year’s event will win a FREE piece of equipment of your choice from Concept2!

Prize 2: The top overall team at this year’s event will take home one of the Concept2 SkiErgs used at Strength In Our Streets 2018! 

Additional SkiErgs will be available for purchase as the event draws near. 

Equipment Info:
The Concept2 SkiErg makes the sport of Nordic skiing available to everyone. Long recognized as delivering one of the toughest workouts around, Nordic skiing develops both strength and endurance and exercises the legs as well as the arms and core. The SkiErg can be used for both double pole and classic alternating arm technique.

Fundraising Prizes

Athletic Annex is offering $10 in discounts to anyone who donates to your fundraising page!

Artie’s Paleo OnTheGo will donate $50 to the top ten fundraising teams as of 9:00 a.m. May 1, 2018!

Myo-Fit Mobility & Therapy will donate $50 per team to the first ten teams who reach their fundraising minimum of $1,000!

Each week between April 8 and the competition, Artie’s Paleo OnTheGo will donate one free meal to the top individual fundraiser of the week! (The fundraising amount is determined on money raised during that week. It is not cumulative! Week runs from Monday @ 12:00 a.m. – Sunday @ 11:59 p.m. Winners will be emailed and announced on Strength In Our Streets’ Facebook page.)

Here are our 2018 winners!

Week 1 – Brian Badman, Officium CrossFit, $3,500 raised

Week 2 – Lindsay Doherty, CrossFit Dog Fight, $1,050

Week 3 – Shelly G, District 135 Fitness, $1,500

Week 4 – Brian Badman, Officium CrossFit, $2,350

Week 5 – Luara Juntgen, CrossFit Westfield, $1,325

Week 6 – Caleb Austel, CCMAF CrossFit, $1,000

Week 7 – Caleb Austel, Team Circle City Martial Arts & Fitness, $1,150

Week 8 – Troy Gipson, Team Officium CrossFit, $750

Week 9 – Laura Juntgen, CrossFit Westfield, $1,550

Week 10 – Brian Bedgo, CCMAF CrossFit, $825

Packet Pick-up

2018 Packet Pick-up

Packet pick-up will begin at 7am at Park Tudor. It will continue until the end of Event 1.

Event Day

2018 Schedule (times/events are still approximate)

Breakfast available for purchase from Kettlebell Kitchen.

Lunch available for purchase from Artie’s PaleoOnTheGo.Artie's Paleo on the Go

(times and events are still approximate and subject to change)

Saturday, June 23rd @ Park Tudor (7200 N College Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46240)

  • 6:45 AM Judge Check-in
  • 7:00 Participant Check-in & Packet Pick-up Begin
  • 7:30 Welcome
  • 7:55 Athlete Briefing for Event 1
  • 8:00 Event 1
  • 10:30 Fundraising Deadline for Score & Packet Pick-up Ends
    • Fundraising Prize Presentations
    • Event 1 Prize Presentation
  • 10:40 Athlete Briefing for Event 2
  • 10:45 Event 2
  • 12:50 PM Event 2 Prize Presentation
  • 12:55 Athlete Briefing for Event 3
  • 1:00 Event 3
  • 2:35 Event 3 Prize Presentation
    • Top 10 teams announced for Championship Event
  • 2:40 Athlete Briefing for Championship Event
  • 2:45 Championship Event
  • 3:15 Awards
    • Top 3 Overall
    • Spirit Award

Each team will be competing in various workouts to be judged and scored based on the standards set by local affiliate owners.

Workouts are scaleable.

Each team is guaranteed a significant amount of workout time.

The first workout of the competition will be fundraising to help the homeless and will be scored based on fundraising totals at 10:30 AM on Saturday.

Spirit Award, sponsored by Greater Than Sports Drink

Greater Than Sports Drink is proud to partner with Wheeler Mission and Outreach! We are grateful for this organization making such a positive impact in the community by providing the necessities to those in need. We are excited to support Strength in our Streets! It’s an amazing showcase of the awesome people in the Indy community, getting together for an incredible cause! Good luck to all the competitors, we look forward to awarding the team with the most spirit!”

  • Each team may bring their own 10×10 tents
    • Stay cool in the shade
    • Food and non-alcoholic drinks permitted
    • This will be your official team station
  • Set-up time begins at 7 AM, event day. Arrive early to pick your spot around the track.
  • Secret judges will pick a Greater Than Sports Drink ‘Spirit Award’ winner based on the following criteria:
    1. Creative tent decorations
    2. Team creativity
    3. Team passion
    4. Team fundraising totals
  • Winning team takes home the Greater Than Sports Drink ‘Spirit Award’ trophy and one case of Greater Than Sports Drink per month for a year!

Pictured above: 2016 ‘Spirit Award’ Winners from CCMAF CroffFit

2018 Map