Racer Profile – Ben O’Rourke

By |August 3rd, 2020|

-How long have you been involved in the sport now? What brought you back year after year? I have been doing OCR 5 years now! Wanted to get better each race kept me coming back. I had several goals I wanted to achieve including qualify and compete at a world championship and get on a [...]

Spartan South Africa: Athlete Highlight Jacques Pienaar

By |May 26th, 2020|

Jacques (AKA SuperStompie) was born without his lower left forearm, but he has not let that stop him from competing in Spartan Races. His Spartan journey began in 2018 when he signed up for the Kings Kloof Super.

On the Front Line: Ande’ Wegner

By |April 29th, 2020|

Mud Run Guide is honoring members of the OCR community on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. Today we chat with Ande' Wegner, a small animal veterinarian in north-central Illinois.

On the Front Line: Michael R. Isaacs

By |April 22nd, 2020|

Mud Run Guide is honoring members of the OCR community on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. Today we chat with Michael Isaacs, an ER Nurse in Los Angeles.

Robert Killian – Two Time World Champion

By |October 28th, 2019|

Many words that have been used to describe Robert Killian: athlete, father, army ranger, husband, champion. What got him where he is today?

Interview with Sean Valigura: Part II- Not Dead, Can’t Quit

By |July 30th, 2019|

Sean Valigura talks about overcoming health issues with the support of the OCR community and making his way back to the races.

Interview with Sean Valigura: Part I- Operation Valor

By |July 29th, 2019|

MudRunGuide catches up with OCR Humanitarian Nominee, Operation Valor chair, and Lone Star Spartans leadership member Sean Valigura.

Bad Ass Kids of OCR – Xavier Calhoun

By |June 5th, 2019|

Xavier Calhoun is a 9-year-old kid from Southern California who has already tackled a Spartan Kids' Trifecta! He is inspired to race by his parents and hope to one day run the LA Marathon.

Bad Ass Kids of OCR – Flynn Stewart

By |May 29th, 2019|

Meet Flynn Stewart. Inspired by his dad, Flynn got involved OCR and they started racing together. Now Flynn hopes to qualify for worlds while his dad struggles to keep up!

Bad Ass Kids of OCR – Elliot Nickelson

By |May 15th, 2019|

Meet Elliot Nickelson. Elliot finds that her gymnastic conditioning training helps her stay strong and accomplish obstacles on course and has even started her own program to help kids with disabilities.

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