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Hanna Karlsson

Hanna Karlsson Age

31

Hanna Karlsson Height

177 cm

Hanna Karlsson Weight

81 kg

Hanna Karlsson Country

Sweden

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Early Life and Background of Hanna Karlsson

Hanna Karlsson’s journey into the world of CrossFit is a tale of resilience, passion, and overcoming personal challenges. Before her ascent in CrossFit, Hanna engaged in various sports, showcasing a particular fondness for football and golf from a young age. Her athletic career took a professional turn in soccer, where she played in Sweden’s main league. This period was marked by significant pressure, leading to anorexia, a struggle she openly discusses. Hanna’s battle with an eating disorder became a pivotal moment in her life, teaching her the critical importance of nutrition and training for peak performance. Her recovery was not just a return to physical health but a transformation that led her to discover CrossFit after a serious leg surgery in 2015, marking the beginning of a new chapter in her life.

CrossFit Journey of Hanna Karlsson

Hanna Karlsson’s CrossFit journey began in earnest in 2016, fueled by her desire to not only participate but excel in the CrossFit Games. Her dedication to the sport is evident in her rapid progression and notable achievements. Hanna’s affinity for CrossFit stems from its variety and challenge, catering to her need for a dynamic and engaging physical outlet. Her ADHD diagnosis makes the multifaceted nature of CrossFit particularly appealing, as it provides a constant stream of new challenges and opportunities for growth. Hanna’s journey is not just about competing with others but about a personal quest to surpass her own limits and continually improve.

Competitive Achievements of Hanna Karlsson

Hanna Karlsson’s competitive spirit and hard work have led her to significant achievements in the CrossFit arena. She made a mark by finishing 37th at the 2019 CrossFit Games, showcasing her skills on a global stage. Despite not competing in a Semifinal since 2021, where she took 11th at the CrossFit German Throwdown, Hanna continued to push her limits, finishing 58th worldwide in the 2022 CrossFit Open. Hanna’s team also secured a 10th place finish in the 2023 CrossFit Games, highlighting her versatility and teamwork skills. Her participation in major competitions such as the Dubai Fitness Championship further underscores her status as a formidable athlete in the CrossFit community.

Personal Life and Training Philosophy of Hanna Karlsson

Off the competitive floor, Hanna Karlsson is an inspiring figure, sharing her journey and insights as a nutrition coach. Her personal story underscores the importance of mental and physical well-being, advocating for a balanced approach to training and nutrition. Hanna emphasizes the significance of rest, routine, and proper nutrition, advocating for a holistic approach to athlete development. Her experience with an eating disorder has shaped her understanding of the body’s needs, making her a proponent of listening to one’s body and ensuring it receives the necessary care and nourishment. Hanna’s life motto, “There are no mistakes, only experiences,” reflects her resilient spirit and positive outlook, driving her forward in both her personal and professional endeavors.

Hanna Karlsson benchmarks

Squat: 135 kg
Clean: 105 kg
Deadlift: 171 kg
Snatch: 87 kg

Hanna Karlsson stats

CompetitionRankPercentileEntrantsDivision
Open 202327399%132782Women
Individual Quarterfinals 2022267749%5279Women
Open 20225899%122177Women
CrossFit German Throwdown 20211164%31Women
Individual Quarterfinals 20217298%5936Women
Open 20214999%108644Women
Open 202011999%94157Women
Games 20193771%131Women
Open 20181105993%171976Women
Open 20172112186%159565Women
Open 2016null0%130154Women

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