Award-Winning Blogger, Author, Athlete, TV Host, Magazine Columnist (geez, is there anything she hasn't done?) and undisputed influencer to tens of thousands of athletes in the sport of obstacle course racing has joined forces with Mud Run Guide, starting on November 1. Schlachter, commonly referred to as “the most connected person in the sport of OCR” or “center of the OCR universe” takes on the role of Supreme Editor-in-Chief of Mud Run Guide ( on top of her duties as host & producer of Obstacle and Adventure Weekly, co-host on OCR Warrior, founder of Dirt in Your Skirt, subject matter expert & columnist for, and writer for Mud & Obstacle Magazine.

Margaret has been and continues to be the most influential person in the world of OCR, educating and training countless numbers of athletes, and responsible for so much of the growth of the support – especially with women, who make up more than 50% of the OCR athletes worldwide.

More so than that, Margaret is an amazing friend and wellspring of passion for everything to do with obstacle racing, and we're overjoyed to have her on our staff. – Brett Stewart, Co-founder of Mud Run Guide

The co-founder of Chicked Nation (formerly Spartan Chicked), Schlachter has been directly involved with every revolution in the sport, from women taking the sport by storm right up to being intimately involved with all aspects of the inaugural OCR World Championships.

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Pick up a copy of Margaret's book: Obstacle Race Training: How to Beat Any Course, Compete Like a Champion and Change Your Life

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