About Danielle Hoffman

Danielle is a mom of 4 who loves running in the open waves at every OCR she can find. She's also the host of the Fit(ish) Mom Podcast at

Race Recap: Abominable Snow Race 2022

By |February 21st, 2022|

Have you ever wanted to take a selfie with a Yeti? Look no further than the highlight of every Midwest OCR fanatic's winter: The Abominable Snow Race.

Race Recap: Highlander Assault, Dark Ages II

By |May 11th, 2021|

Kilts, Bagpipes, Mud, and a MOAT! Highlander Assault recap!

Frontline OCR: Earn It

By |November 3rd, 2020|

The Kraken by Race Ready Obstacles A Race with a Purpose Frontline OCR is an obstacle course race in Byron, IL dedicated to first responders and the military. Anyone who runs obstacle course races in the Chicago area knows about Frontline's reputation for having the toughest competitive waves around. They also have a [...]

  • The Caber Carry- See what I mean about the pictures looking epic?
  • The Glowing Finisher Medal

Race Recap: Highlander Assault Dark Ages

By |August 20th, 2020|

The order of events was unique. At 7:00 pm the multi-lap runners were sent out. At 8:00 the open waves began. Everyone else was finished by the time the elites started at 10:30. The elite racers had the rare chance to test their abilities on a dark, messy course.

WarX Trilogy – OCR in a Simulated War Zone

By |July 20th, 2020|

WarX Trilogy challenged OCR athletes to three different events over a 24-hour period: Chaos Reigns (War-themed OCR), Zero Dark Thirty (Capture evasion simulation), and Broken Arrow (5k trail run)

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