Race Recap: Frontline OCR Wave 2

Frontline OCR in its second year has once again orchestrated a symphonic ensemble of suffering, to occur by no coincidence on Armed Forces Day.  Not only does the roughly six-mile course offer to grind both the racers physical strength and cardiovascular system into a fine pâté of goo, but this race is most importantly created in homage of those that are currently and have previously spent time serving our country. 

By |May 23rd, 2018|Race Recap|1 Comment

So You’ve Signed up For a Beast…

It's happening.  You are going to do a Spartan Beast.  When you clicked the "complete registration" button, did a wave of panic set over you?  Are you wondering what your next step should be?  Check out these top ten tips for completing and conquering the Beast!

By |May 23rd, 2018|Training|0 Comments

Race Recap: National Stadium Spartan Sprint

Spartan exceeded my expectations from last year's race. It's almost like someone walked around prior to setting up the race and said, "I got them this year."

By |May 23rd, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

X Warrior Challenge Stadium Race – Calgary, Alberta, Canada

In the heart of cowboy country, X Warrior Challenge welcomed obstacle racers into the Calgary Stampede grounds for the first stadium race of 2018. This was the third installment of the multi-event challenge that pits racers against the rodeo grounds and a horde of obstacles on a 5km course.

By |May 22nd, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

Training Tuesday: The Spartan 15 Workout

Have you heard of the Spartan 15 workout? We put our own twist on the workout to be able to take it anywhere your workout or next trail run leaders you.

By |May 22nd, 2018|Training, video|0 Comments

Race Recap – Spartan Boston Sprint

Recently, the Spartan train rolled into Treasury Valley for Boston Sprint Weekend.  It was the second year Spartan hosted it's New England event in Rutland, Ma and the race did not disappoint.

By |May 22nd, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

Spartan Mixes it up for 2018 Team World Championship

Spartan introduced today a new format and qualifying events for the 2018 Spartan Team World Championship. The race first debuted in 2017 at the Spartan World Championships weekend in Lake Tahoe with co-ed teams from over twenty countries represented. Spartan looks to build on the momentum of 2017 with a new format and qualifier in 2018. 

By |May 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments
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OCRTUBE Introduces OCR Kitchen Series

Arnel Banawa of has been known for years as the guy with the camera making videos of races around the globe. Recently he has been branching out making more travel videos as he traverses around the world. His latest project shows us how some of the best obstacle racers in the world eat.

By |May 21st, 2018|OCRTUBE, Uncategorized, video|1 Comment

Race Recap: Virginia Rugged Maniac

The race day weather in Virginia for the Rugged Maniac on Saturday, May 5th, 2018, was perfect. On this scenic day, it literally felt like an obstacle course racing family reunion, full of games like Cornhole, giant outdoor Beer Pong, fitness competitions, and food options galore. Sure, providing a festival area, which includes a mixture of activities at obstacle course races is nothing new.

By |May 21st, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

Atkins and Kolbl Take Top Honors on 3rd Spartan U.S. National Series Stop

Top obstacle racers converged on Big Bear, California over the weekend for the third stop of the 2018 Spartan U.S. National Series. The two day even tested the athletes' strength and endurance with over $15,000 on the line in cash and prizes. The top honors went to Ryan Atkins and Rea Kolbl. Atkins bested the rest of the elite men's field by nearly three minutes and Kolbl bested Faye Stenning by nearly a minute to capture the win. 

By |May 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments
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