OCR Spotlight: Endurance Athlete Rachel Lotz

By |October 5th, 2020|

In just three short years, Rachel Lotz, 26, has gone from recreational OCR athlete to winning one of the most difficult team endurance challenges in the Country. Her resume is as thorough as it is impressive, including several Spartan Hurricane Heats, two Agoge Challenges, the 2018 Death Race, SISU Iron, and both the GORUCK Selection [...]

OCR Spotlight: Hardkour Performance

By |August 21st, 2020|

It's no secret that it's been a tough few months for all things OCR-related. The closure of many gyms due to the COVID-19 pandemic, along with the cancellation of most 2020 OCR and trail running events, has made it difficult for many fitness-related businesses to stay afloat. There are a few, however, that seem to [...]

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 [...]

TicketSocket offers advice for the racing community as they face COVID-19

By |May 4th, 2020|

For Mark Miller, the CEO of Ticketsocket, the registration provider for multiple road and OCR races including Spartan and Savage Race the COVID-19 pandemic has seen an epic shift in the race registration mindset.

Changes at the Black Diamond Obstacle Course

By |January 14th, 2020|

Black Diamond Obstacle Course Race Director Jason Goggins is moving on. Find out what's next for Jason and what will happen to Black Diamond and its races.

OCR Spotlight: Grit OCR

By |January 8th, 2020|

Mud Run Crew member Daniel Ludwig sits down with Antonio and Malorie Alletto of Grit OCR to talk about racing local.

Grit & Glory: A Warrior Living in the Now

By |November 14th, 2019|

OCR is a family affair for Buffy and the rest of the Reas. Learn more about her inspiring story!

One on one with Tough Mudder CEO Kyle McLaughlin

By |August 15th, 2019|

Kyle McLaughlin was no stranger to the Tough Mudder team over the years, and when they were looking for a brand refresh, he was the prime candidate to take the reins.

The All Female Obstacle Innovation Lab Behind Tough Mudder’s New Obstacles

By |August 7th, 2019|

Meet Rachel Norris and Liz Fisher, two of the women behind Tough Mudder's Obstacle Innovation Lab. Their all-female team works to bring you new, challenging obstacles.

One-on-One with Jamie Rahn

By |July 11th, 2019|

Mud Run Guide crew member Aaron Singleton sits down with American Ninja Warrior competitor Jamie Rahn to talk Season 11 and how the sport has developed over the years.

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