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World’s Toughest Mudder Returning to Vegas in 2017

January 13th, 2017|0 Comments

This morning members of Tough Mudder's Mudder Nation rejoiced as they opened their emails this morning to receive last minute early pricing deals on World's Toughest Mudder 2017. Past emails have been sent to participants but this email included the most important and until now secret - the location. According to the email, this morning Tough Mudder is returning to Lake Las Vegas in 2017.

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Gear Review: QALO Rings

If you’re married and running an obstacle course race, one great piece of advice that people give you is to take your wedding ring off. As a happily married man, I don’t like the idea of taking my ring off because it implies that I’m choosing between my marriage and my love of OCR. Since I spend a good deal of time training and doing events, I am very conscious of any subtle suggestion that I’m more committed to training than my marriage, so I always leave my ring on during training and events. Here’s how: I wear my QALO ring.

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Casting Open for Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge

In the last few weeks, whispers have circled the OCR world about season 2 of Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge. Some athletes who participated in the first season had begun receiving calls in recent weeks. The production crew hinting at a second season. Today, it was brought to Mud Run Guide's attention that a casting website is now live with a submission deadline of February 15, 2017.

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Suunto shows off new Spartan Sport Line of Watches at Outdoor Retailer

January 12th, 2017|0 Comments

One thing that almost all racers can agree on is cool tech to track training is always fun to learn about. I stopped by the Suunto booth to find out more about the Suunto Spartan Sport line of watches. Watch below to learn about the new upgrades for 2017.

Country Archer Jerky at Outdoor Retailers 2017

We stopped by the Country Archer jerky and meat bars while at Outdoor Retailers. After tasting them at the show the protein bars are amazing!

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Preview of RXBAR at Outdoor Retailers

The second stop of the show was at the RXBAR booth. RXBARS are as they say "no b.s." nutrition bars made with very few whole ingredients. After tasting them at the show they are truly addictive and are a great addition in a race day pack. Find out more about RXBARs below in the video we captured during the first day of Outdoor Retailer.

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