Corvette Racing's Pit Stop Secret - CrossFit

The racing world has taken notice of the trend that is CrossFit. Corvette racing has added the training regime to their pit stop crew in the hopes of speeding up their pit stop times. The article says that tit might be working because they are in the top spot at the time of their writing. The article includes a video where you can watch the crew training and talking about the training.

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Key Takeaways:

1. Corvette racing has added CrossFit workouts in order to speed up their pit stop times.

2. The article states that it might be working because they are currently leading the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

3. A video is included in the link that shows the team training and talking about the training.

Quote: "For the last several months, the pit crews for both Corvette C7.R race cars have used the training regimen in an effort to shave seconds from its pit stops. And there's no arguing the early success -- Corvette Racing leads the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship." (Pryson, 2017)

Link to article: http://autoweek.com/article/24-hours-le-mans/24-hours-le-mans-video-see-how-corvette-racing-uses-crossfit-extra-edge