September 22, 2012
http://www.mudrunguide.com/event/vermont-spartan-ultra-beast-marathon-2012/ Killington Resort, 4550 Killington Road, Killington, VT, United States Spartan Race [email protected] use-title true MM/DD/YYYY
Start time TBD. There will be ONE Ultra Beast Heat.
4550 Killington Road
Killington, VT, United States - View Map
|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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|$260||September 19th (registration closes)|
Participants are subject to approval before registering. Details Below.
What You Get:
- Unique Ultra Beast Finishers Medal
- One of a kind T-Shirt that will never be sold and can only be earned
- Free Beer ticket for anyone 21 and over
- Catered Meal
- Live Band Entertainment
- Tired legs from climbing up and down the mountain
- Wet and muddy clothes
- Ultra Beast Bragging Rights
The first of its kind, the Ultra Beast will be the world's first marathon distance Obstacle Race. It will be ONE heat that will feature two loops of the main Beast course. Racers will face the toughest course Spartan Race can bring, TWICE, before finding the finish line. It's not for the faint of heart! For your own safety and for the competitive nature of the event, you will have to apply for acceptance in the Ultra Beast Marathon.
Still interested in participating? Send an email with your race resume and three sentences about why you want to take on the Ultra Beast Marathon to [email protected] Upon acceptance, selected participants will be notified by email and given further details & registration instructions by Spartan Race.
Wondering about how to compete in the Beast AND take on the Ultra Beast Marathon? You have to get accepted for the Ultra Beast Marathon before you can take part. So, register for the Beast and also apply for the Ultra Beast Marathon by following the above directions. IF your accepted for the Ultra Beast, you'll be given details on your options and pricing for both events.
This race will be largely unsupported. One aid station will be on course with water and/or sports drinks at an undisclosed location on the course.
Spectator tickets are $15 and sold onsite (please bring cash, limited Credit Card services are available). As a Spartan Race spectator, you get $5 Spartan bucks redeemable at the merchandise tent, a festival map, and rad access to some obstacles on the course, the epic Gladiator pit and finish line, and the vendor tents! So enjoy the live music and watching your friends and loved ones slip and slide through the Spartan course in the safety and comfort (and relative mudlessness) of the Spartan Race festival ground areas! Raffles, entertainment, free muddy hugs from Spartan athletes, and all the other festival perks make this the best $10 you'll ever spend and we promise the next ticket you will want to buy will be a race entry!
Post Race Party – music, food to purchase, and beer*!
*Beer where applicable and following all drinking age laws.
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