July 21, 2013
The Cliff’s Off-Road Park
http://www.mudrunguide.com/event/midwest-super-spartan-2013/2013-07-21/ The Cliff’s Off-Road Park, 2725 E 2625th Rd, Marseilles, IL, United States Spartan Race email@example.com use-title true MM/DD/YYYY
Heats start at 8am with up to 250 racers and continue every 30 minutes throughout the day. Enter the 8am “Elite” heat if you want to be as competitive as possible and race against the best. There will be a 4:30pm course cutoff at the half-way mark on course. In order to continue past this point at 4:30 or later, all racers MUST have a headlamp.
Venue:The Cliff’s Off-Road Park
2725 E 2625th Rd
Marseilles, IL, United States - View Map
8-9 miles of the gnarly, rugged and extreme.
|Overview||Multi-distance Obstacle Race, Worldwide locations|
|Events||(29) 2012, (36+) 2013, (65) 2014, (85+ Worldwide) 2015|
|Upcoming||See all upcoming events at the bottom of the page.|
|Kids||Yes. Jr. Spartan: ages 4-9, Varsity Spartan: ages 10-13|
Become a member of the Spartan TRIFECTA Tribe by finishing one of each Spartan distance: Sprint, Super and Beast, in a calendar year (January 1 – December 31st), anywhere in the world.
|Obstacles||More than a dozen. Course layout not revealed before race."It's like life, you don't know what's coming next"|
|Terrain||Varies by location depending on topography; course will use any and all natural obstacles and elements to make a demanding and interesting course.|
|Hardest Obstacle||Spear Throw; If (or when) you miss the target, 30 burpees are waiting for you. There are many more physically demanding obstacles on the course, but the failure rate at the spear throw is extremely high.|
|Penalties||Failing or skipping any obstacle results in a penalty of 30 burpees.|
|Gear||Wear athletic gear that will allow movement in any direction as you will be climbing over and scurrying under obstacles, lifting and pulling heavy objects and running trails, through water, mud, and jumping over fire. Gloves may help with some rope-based obstacles, well-fitting athletic shoes should help minimize blisters.|
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Use discount code MUDRUNGUIDE15 for 15% off your registration
Registration:Visit Event Website
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|$95||$95||January 21st, 2013|
|$105||$95||February 21st, 2013|
|$113||$103||March 21st, 2013|
|$119||$109||April 21st, 2013|
|$125||$115||May 21st, 2103|
|$131||$121||June 21st, 2013|
|$138||$128||July 4th, 2103|
|$145||$135||July 17th, 2013 (registration closes)|
Competitive heats will be an additional $10
|Armed forces and students receive a $10 discount during registration|
|Registrations are final. No changing start waves. We do not issue refunds, regardless of circumstance, nor do we issue partial refunds. We also do not allow registrations to transfer from person to person. If you are injured and cannot race, you can volunteer at the race for a future race credit.|
|Team Discounts are available|
What You Get:
- Spartan Race Finishers medal
- Spartan Race T-Shirt
- Free Beer ticket for anyone 21 and over
- Tired legs from climbing up and down the mountain
- A chance to do things you would never choose to do on your own
- Good views of the area
- DJ Entertainment
- Stories, stories, and more stories
- Wet and muddy clothes
- Beast Bragging Rights
There are some staples in our repertoire. There are also some venue specific and terrain inspired obstacles. We will not, however, spell it out for you. We do not have course maps. Each Spartan Race strives to surprise the athlete. Preperation for the unknown is a must.
There is fire, mud, water, barbed wire, and occasionally Hell on Earth. There WILL be obstacles to catch you off guard. Curve balls, so to speak. Get over it.
We’re here to rip you from your comfort zone. If you need a road map for each step of the way, then maybe this race isn’t for you.
Three aid stations will be on course with water and/or sports drinks. This might change as race day approaches so be sure to check back.
Awards ceremony for the top finishers of the Spartan Race (varies by location, not always applicable)
Spartan Race prizes awarded to teams
Want a front row seat to all the Spartan action? Spectator tickets are available for $20 online or purchase them onsite for $25 (please bring cash). As a Spartan Race spectator, you'll receive $5 Spartan bucks redeemable at the merchandise tent, entry to the rocking festival area, a festival grounds map, access to some of the obstacles on course, not to mention the epic Gladiator pit and finish line. Enjoy the music and watch your friends and loved ones slip and slide through the Spartan course in the relative safety and comfort of the Spartan Race festival grounds! You can also test your fitness in our festival challenges including the Pull-Up Challenge, Slosh Pipe Challenge, Kaiser Challenge and Traverse Wall Challenge. Beware, the next ticket you'll want to buy might have you standing on the Spartan starting line!
$10 per car
Post Race Party – music, food to purchase, and beer*!
*Beer where applicable and following all drinking age laws.
Spartan Kids Race
Jr. Spartan , 0.5 miles
Varsity Spartan , 1 mile
Spartan Race is not only limited to adult fun! Bring the kids ages 4-13 who can participate in their very own Jr. Spartan race. They will enjoy the thrill of the run, a variety of scaled down obstacles and their own mini festival area filled with games and children's challenges! Our mission is to inspire children to develop a love for fitness at an early age.
The course is about a 1⁄2 mile filled with junior obstacles for Jr. Spartans and 1 mile for Varsity Spartans. Each child will receive a T-shirt and Finisher's Medal with 100% of the Jr. Spartan Adventure proceeds benefiting the Kids Fit Foundation.
As a leader in the movement to help children learn life-long health and fitness habits, the Kids Fit Foundation strives to raise awareness and develop programs that educate, empower and inspire kids to become and stay fit.
Spartan Kids’ heats go off between 12pm and 1pm.
Pre-Register: $25 / Day of Registration: $30
Hurrican Heat Available
The Spartan Hurricane Heat gives athletes the chance to meet and run with the Founders of Spartan Race in a unique and memorable way. You'll be put on a team and you'll finish as a team. No timing chips, no clock, no bells and whistles. No one gets left behind. It's simply a Spartan-style workout that represents what our company and our athletes are all about… getting up when you’re knocked down and finishing what you start.
After an epic event in 2012, the Midwest Hurricane Heat will be again held on Friday night (head lamps and glow sticks required!). We'll run the course backwards, sideways, or while carrying our buddies, but one thing is for certain: this one is going to be EPIC!
Start time: Arrive Friday evening prior to 6:00pm, and be ready to go at 6:30pm SHARP. Don't be late! It will be dark when we finish, so come prepared.
Successful finishers earn Hurricane Heat dogtags, a finisher shirt, a Hurricane Heat badge, entry into a closed networking group, and the chance to build relationships that will last well beyond the finish line.
Challenge Your Friends for a Spartan Race
Build a Team!
Strength comes in numbers! Become part of a team to help yourself and others get through the event, save money, and support our troops.
How does it work? Create a team or join a team! The more people on a team, the more money everyone will get back in their pocket! Each team member will receive a discount, refunded to the method of payment used, a few days prior to race day. The discount escalates as the team size increases, so get more friends to join your team and everyone saves more money!
How many people are needed to make a team?
Teams are unlimited with a minimum of four people! Team members are timed individually and are not required to cross the finish line together.
Which team takes home the prizes?
The fastest 4 times of the team will be used to calculate the team's finishing time. Prizes will be awarded to the team who finishes on top!
Coupons / Discount Codes:
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