About Joshua McCloy

Christian. Father of 3. Lovely wife. Loves pain and mud. Developed a love for OCR in 2016 during a Spartan Sprint in Boise.

Race Recap: Laughlin Spartan Sprint/Kids Race 2018

By |November 26th, 2018|

Recently Spartan made history, as Laughlin, Nevada was home to Spartans first adaptive athlete only event and the Spartan Kids World Championship.

Race Recap: Spartan Super Utah 2018

By |August 1st, 2018|

Roughly eight thousand people headed to Eden, Utah and the Nordic Valley Ski Resort to run what would be the final stop on the 2018 Spartan U.S. National Championship Series, a venue that is a great place for families to enjoy winter sports and recreation has been transformed into a battleground for Spartans from far and wide that proved to be a struggle for many, especially for me.

Race Recap: 2018 Boise Spartan Sprint

By |July 4th, 2018|

June 23rd, 2018 I found myself in Payette, Idaho and 2 years ago to the day, this is the race that gave birth to my love for the sport that is OCR.  It is also one of only 3 Spartan Sprints that can be run in the Pacific Northwest (Yes, the PNW isn't all rain and gloom, we have deserts and sun as well) so it is always one of my home area races that I try to get into the roster.

Race Recap: Spartan Race Mountain Series Montana Beast 2018

By |May 13th, 2018|

Joshua McCloy headed to the first ever Spartan Mountain Series obstacle race in Bigfork, Montana. Find out more about his experience in Big Sky Country.

Race Recap: 2018 Spartan Race San Jose Super

By |March 29th, 2018|

On March 24th, Spartan returned to Diablo Grande just outside of Patterson, CA to host the Spartan Super, this was also the first of five races in the Spartan National Race Series with the Men’s and Women’s elite heats starting at 7:30/7:45 AM respectively.

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