About Dan Mathers

Dan Mathers is a freelance writer and an ACE-certified personal trainer. He started obstacle racing in 2010. Since then, he has participated in four World's Toughest Mudders, plus Warrior Dashes, Spartan Beasts, Ultra Beasts, ultramarathons, and many other events.

Spartan to Hold Battle of the Sexes Hurricane Heat

By |January 14th, 2019|

On March 9, it's men versus women as Spartan holds their second Battle of the Sexes Hurricane Heat in Las Vegas.

No, You’re Not Too Old for Obstacle Racing

By |January 14th, 2019|

“You’ve had a good run. No shame in hanging it up at your age. Time to let it go.” Jill Vandor crawls under an obstacle at Savage Race. Photo: Copyright Savage Race I hear the voices all the time. Often the voices come from friends and family. People who will shake their heads [...]

Two Roads Converge at the Spartan World Championship

By |January 10th, 2019|

Spartan Race recently announced they are offering two different ways for elites and age groupers to qualify for the Spartan World Championship being held at North Lake Tahoe, California on September 29.

10 Tips for Tackling World’s Toughest Mudder

By |November 1st, 2016|

Some people tend to learn more from their mistakes than their successes. But while mistakes can be educational, they can also be a painful way to learn. That’s especially true if those mistakes come during an epic challenge like World’s Toughest Mudder. If you’re tackling this year’s WTM, or considering giving it a go in the future, you might avoid some common mistakes by heeding the following advice.

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