Let's forego the "Why do you race?" question and get right down to the subject of this article: wickedly cool medals that you've earned and love to show off.Whether you hang 'em all in your office on an elaborate medal holder or they spend their time in a box, you put in the blood, sweat, and (possibly) tears to claim them as your own and it's up to your discretion what you want to do with them.
Let's talk about the brands that are the bedrock of OCR. As the sport has grown over the last 3-4 years, one thing has stood out: there are a few brands that are the biggest and best - the Chili's or Chipotle of the sport; you always know (within reason) what you're going to get when you show up. You're not going to be (too) surprised with the event, as there reputation of quality precedes them.
American Ninja Warrior Superstars Mighty Kacy Catanzaro and Brent Steffensen take Mud Run Guide's Brett Stewart on a tour of their "secret" training grounds, Alpha Warrior in San Antonio, TX. We test out the Salmon Ladder, Devil's Steps, Spider Wall, Warped Wall and more!
We go inside the secret training grounds of American Ninja Warrior's superstar couple, Brent Steffensen and "Mighty Kacy" Catanzaro. During our time at Alpha Warrior, we get tips on the warped wall, ultimate cliffhanger, devil's steps, and of course the spider wall! Then, we check out CW-X at The Running Event to find out more about their newest compression gear.
OCR Freaks, Mud Run Guide, and OCR Gear are all very proud to announce our premiere sponsored athlete, Anthony Matesi. Tony has a wicked resume when it comes to OCR's - especially multiple races in 1-2 days! In the photos above, you'll see his 2nd pass of the treacherous Spartan Race VA Super with a log on his back... and no shoes on his feet! Tony doesn't give up even when his homemade huarache sandals do!