World’s largest Obstacle Course Race and Endurance Brand, Spartan, Launches Employee Fitness App to Build Healthier Workplaces 

By |February 13th, 2019|

Spartan, the world’s largest obstacle course race and endurance brand leading a global fitness movement has entered the $13 billion corporate wellness sector with the development of its SPARTANFIT™ Challenge App.


By |February 11th, 2019|

The 2019 OCRWC will be held just outside London on October 10-13 and will see more than 5,000 of the world’s best obstacle course racers battle it out over muddy terrain and the sport’s finest obstacles.In addition to the 3k, 15k, team and charity competitions, the 2019 event will also debut the much-anticipated 100 Meter Sprint Championships.

2019 Conquer the Gauntlet Pro Team

By |February 4th, 2019|

For the fourth straight year, Conquer the Gauntlet is fielding a Pro Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) team for competing at both the national and international stages.  Watch for their athletes not only at the six planned Conquer the Gauntlet (CTG) events in the Midwest but also at OCRs nationwide.  You’ll even find them helping out at the largest OCR series just for kids, Conquer Youth, and even a couple of international events.

The 7 Biggest Threats to the Sports Industry in 2019

By |January 30th, 2019|

The face of sport is changing. In PwC’s Sports Survey 2018-19, sports leaders across the world claim they foresee uncertain conditions, as we continue to evolve towards digital media consumption; with many questioning whether the sports industry is somewhat lost in the transition.

$15.5+ Million Reasons to Get Muddy at Warrior Dash!

By |January 24th, 2019|

Red Frog Events - the Chicago-based event company responsible for bringing us Warrior Dash - has donated over $15.5 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® since 2010 toward their $25,000,000 commitment

Spartan Confessionals: One Lucky Athlete to Win an Airstream Basecamp X

By |January 24th, 2019|

Airstream Giveaway encourages Spartan athletes of all skill-levels and backgrounds to share their transformational stories and the inspiration that drives them to race, both on-site and via social media - and the chance to win a $40k Airstream X!

Altra Launches Lightest Ever Award-Winning Superior Trail Shoe

By |January 23rd, 2019|

At 7.9 ounces for men and 6.3 ounces for women, the Altra Superior 4 is one of the lightest trail shoes on the market, winning “Editor’s Choice” for Best Lightweight Trail Shoe from Runner’s World at the 2018 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market.

Sierra Breaks Down Top Gear Choices for Warrior Dash 2019

By |January 23rd, 2019|

Warrior Dash kicks off their 10th anniversary season February 2019, w/over 20 stops nationwide! Sierra, the official outdoor retail partner of Warrior Dash, breaks down the essentials with “Gear Up: Your One-Stop Warrior Shop.”

2 x World’s Toughest Mudder Champion Rea Kolbl joins dryrobe® Ltd as a brand ambassador

By |January 18th, 2019|

Rea Kolbl, professional Obstacle Course Racer and Ultra Trail Runner is a two time World’s Toughest Mudder Champion (2017 and 2018), a Spartan Pro Team Member and is undefeated at endurance OCR races 8 hours or longer joins dryrobe® Ltd as a brand ambassador

Salomon and Aravaipa Running Team Up to Deliver 26 High-quality Races in 2019

By |January 17th, 2019|

Trail running has been absolutely exploding in popularity with obstacle course athletes, and one of the premier trail running series in the southwest's mashup with Salomon - voted Best OCR Shoe Brand in 2018 by Mud Run Guide readers - should be of great interest to athletes looking for their next trail running adventure.

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