About Doug Hopple

I am an average guy with an anything but average passion for all things OCR. My first event was in 2011 and I have been hooked ever since. I really enjoy introducing people to the sport and watching them conquer things they never thought possible.
  • Dirty Girl Arizona

Race Recap – Dirty Girl Arizona

By |April 14th, 2016|

Normally I sign up for as many races as I possibly can but I came across a race that I just couldn’t sign up for, literally. As hard as I tried to persuade the nice folks at the Dirty Girl Mud Run to let me run their race they stuck to their theme of a girl’s only event. My last ditch offer was made to run in drag but that request was also turned down. So I did the next best thing and I signed up to volunteer for this female only event that focuses on educating women about cancer prevention and celebrates those who have battled the deadly disease.

Race Recap: Survivor Mud Run Arizona

By |March 12th, 2015|

After an unimpressive experience at this event in 2014 I left me promising myself that I wouldn’t be signing up for another one of their events. I was thoroughly convinced that wild horses couldn’t get me to sign up for this year’s Survivor Mud Run, and that’s when it happened. I was bit by the OCR bug.

Tough Mudder – Challenging Participants in New Ways

By |January 8th, 2015|

The course designers over at Tough Mudder have come up with a new way to challenge participants who sign up for their events in 2015. Multiple sources including Sports Illustrated Online and are reporting that tear gas maybe be included in the arsenal of obstacles this coming year.

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