About Julie Abbott

Julie is a sometimes competitive, sometimes fun-runner, always enthusiast of OCR. Residing in Northwest Ohio, Julie prides herself in supporting local events, as well as in traveling far and wide to race the best events in OCR. Look for Julie on the course and follow along on her racing endeavors on Instagram.

Roadtrip and Race: Planning the Perfect ‘Racecation’

By |December 8th, 2017|

The racecation is a great planning method when trying to fit in as many races/trips as possible into your schedule. It’s also especially handy if you are a racer at heart, but perhaps your significant other or family members are not because the racecation allows you to compromise and share that precious weekend time.

Burpees and Bear Crawls With Spartan Race CEO & Founder Joe De Sena

By |November 17th, 2017|

On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, I attended the Get Fit Toledo: Spartan Community Workout in Toledo, Ohio. It was here that Spartan Race CEO and founder Joe De Sena challenged over 70 men and women to abandon their Wednesday night routine of watching reruns on their couch, and to instead, come together, get sweaty and "Spartan Up"!

Race Recap: OCR World Championships 2017: 15k Course

By |October 20th, 2017|

Clouds loom over the start line and there is a crisp, autumn chill in the air. Your hands are shaking, heart pounding with anticipation. You stand side by side with comrades from Canada, Puerto Rico, Germany, and beyond, awaiting the signal to begin your trek on the mountain.  Dewayne Montgomery, better known as Coach Pain, approaches the start line delivering an intense, motivational message; a challenge to “Conduct Your Business” on the course. And just like that, you’re off! You are a world championship competitor and you are about to make history.

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