We're Back In Person

2022 Northern California Classic is back! The Norcal Classic is a 3 day event highlighting different aspects of fitness, culture and lifestyle in the Northern California region. We're taking it upstream to Lake Natoma (Nimbus Flat State Park: 1921 Hazel Avenue, Rancho Cordova CA 95670), starting with an open qualifier for all divisions to compete from the comfort of their home gym. Find out more about divisions and the new location below. We're back!

Qualifying Workouts Announced January 5, 2022
*Must be registered to take part

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A Division For You or Your Team

Headlined by the largest scale fitness event on the west coast, this event seeks to fill the void left by the departure of the CF Games Regional qualification system. It will offer participants of all ages and skill levels the opportunity to compete alongside elite competitors while testing themselves across a broad range of challenges.

Take a look at last years' leaderboard View the Leaderboard Archive

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$100K+

in Cash Prizes

Eleven

Divisions

Jan 5-15

Qualifying Workouts

June 3-5

Live Event
Individual

Elite / RX

Athletes should select this division if they are traditionally an RX athlete in the CrossFit Open. All movements and standards will mimic that which you would commonly see in a typical Open competition.

All individual competitors for the Elite and RX division will compete in the same online qualifier. The top 30 athletes will be invited to compete in the Elite division for the 3 day event in May, pending video submission and validation. The next 30 athletes will be invited to compete in the RX division.
Elite / RX
Individual

Scaled

Athletes should select this division if they are traditionally a scaled athlete in the CrossFit Open. All movements and standards will mimic that which you would commonly see in a typical Open competition.

The top 30 athletes from this division will be invited to compete in the 3 day event in June, pending video submission and validation.
Scaled
Individual

Novice

We've added a new division
We want to make sure there are even more opportunities to compete. This division will feature the next 30 individuals that did NOT qualify for the Scaled division at NCC.

Now you have 30 more spots to claim in the online qualifier!
Novice
Individual

Age Group (14 - 17, 35 - 60+)

Eight Divisions: 14-15 / 16-17 / 35-39 / 40-44 / 45-49 / 50-54 / 55-59 / 60+
Athletes should select this division if their birthday falls before June 3, 2022 No exceptions.

The top 15 athletes from this division will be invited to compete in the 3 day event in June, pending video submission and validation.
Age Group <em>(14 - 17, 35 - 60+)</em>
Team

Elite Team (Co-Ed)

Two male and two female athletes will register as a team of 4. Only those athletes will be allowed to participate in the qualifier on behalf of their team. There is only one division for this category.

The top 20 teams will be invited to compete in the 3 day event in June, pending video submission and validation.
Elite Team <em>(Co-Ed)</em>
Team

RX Team (Co-Ed)

Two male and two female athletes will register as a team of 4. Only those athletes will be allowed to participate in the qualifier on behalf of their team.

The next 20 teams from the Team online qualifier will be invited to compete in the RX division.
RX Team <em>(Co-Ed)</em>
Team

Scaled Team (Co-Ed)

Two scaled male and two scaled female athletes will register as a team of 4. Only those athletes will be allowed to participate in the qualifier on behalf of their team.

The top 20 Teams will be invited to compete in the 3 day event in June, pending video submission and validation.
Scaled Team <em>(Co-Ed)</em>

Lake Natoma

We're heading down the river to Lake Natoma (Nimbus Flat State Park: 1921 Hazel Avenue, Rancho Cordova CA 95670) for the 2022 Northern California Classic. It's home to a great trail, water front, and is an ideal location to test the regions fittest athletes.

Check out the new event map!

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Have Questions?

A lot is going on, and sometimes you just want that single answered, well answered. Here's some common questions about NCC.

Do Past Champions have to qualify?

If you've won the previous year at NCC, you have a ticket to the event of that division. Bring the fitness, and defend your spot. Please reach out to Blair or Ben for that registration spot. See Our Past Winners

Do you still have the leaderboard from last year?

Have a look at the past leaderboards. Leadboard Archive

I will be out of town for online qualifiers, can I submit late?

In fairness to the competition, we must have everyone submit their scores in the same window of time. But being a window, we hope that it can accommodate for everyone's circumstances.

Is there tickets to spectate the event?

The event will be free to anyone who wants to come and enjoy the festival of fitness with us. Please ask to be respectful of the athletes and community safety while at the park.

How many qualifier events are there?

There are 5 qualifier events every year. Visit the "Workouts" tab in the navigation to see this years events.

How do I submit scores?

We've partnered with competitive corner to be our leaderboard and scoreboard for the NCC event. It's the same link you registered with, so visit competition corner, and find the Workouts in the dropdown to submit scores.

I want to be sponsor or vendor for NCC?

That's awesome! We hope to have as many local vendors as we can, since the park space is limited we do ask you submit a vendor request for or sponsor form on the "Sponsors" page of the website.