Yesterday Variety broke the news that NBCUniversal International Formats has sold “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” to Denmark’s Kanal 5 after launching sales at Mipcom. The Danish version of the show will be produced by Nordisk Denmark and will be the first international adaptation of the NBC reality show.
The voting for Mud Run Guide’s 2016 Best of OCR is now open. We received more than a thousand nominations from the OCR Community. The team at Mud Run Guide has compiled the list of who you the OCR Community nominated as the movers, shakers, leaders, and top races in our industry globally.
Yancy Culp, the founder of Yancy Camp announced today the Virtual OCR Games on the Yancy Camp website. The OCR Games gives obstacle racing enthusiasts a way to train together and compete in the offseason. Starting today registration is open for the OCR Games.
After six years in business, The Battlegrounds continues to grow in terms of participants (last year’s race included runners from 29 states) and recognition. It is the Missouri's only permanent venue that is an OCR World Championships qualifying race.
On April 29th and April 30th American Ninja Warriors own super team, the Wolfpack will host its first public competition event at Magness Arena in Denver. The event is to bring the ninja lifestyle beyond the television and into the lives of average everyday people.
Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) recently announced that it will be the new headline sponsor of the WARRIOR race series at an adrenalin-packed launch, held at the Battlerush Adventure Centre in Bryanston, Johannesburg. Spanning eight events across five provinces annually, with up to 8000 participants per event, the WARRIOR series can rightly stake its claim as South Africa's largest and most challenging obstacle course race.
Hi and welcome to the first of a new monthly segment where I’ll be filling you in on the key news from OCR in the UK. Our own national championship event had been a talking point all year, with qualifiers taking place on a regular basis up and down the country.
In September, Mud Run Guide posted an article about BattleFrog Series issuing refunds. Since that time Mud Run Guide has received multiple emails, messages, and comments on the article. Mud Run Guide has continued to monitor the refunds. This morning we spoke with Chief Marketing Officer, Kevin Jones, to discuss the status of the outstanding refunds. Jones has personally been working on refunds with the three remaining accountants at BattleFrog for the last three months.
It's Black Friday once again! This year instead of standing in endless lines and racing through human obstacles at your local mall or chain store we have you covered. Mud Run Guide has an array of OCR Black Friday Deals for the OCR enthusiast. You can do all your OCR shopping from the comfort of your home and save a boatload of money with the dozens of quality companies MRG has teamed up with this year.
Yesterday, Spartan Race announced that the 2017 Spartan Race World Championships would be returning to Lake Tahoe for 2017. Today, Spartan Race continues to release information about the 2017 season with the announcement of the 2017 U.S. Championship Series as well as the return of the Spartan Race Age Group Championships.