This week, Tough Mudder and CBS Announce Tough Mudder X, The International Federation of Gymnastics debuts their Obstacle Course Sprint in France, and Jessie Graff set to Advance to next round on American Ninja Warrior
OCR News Weekly – April 27 – Hong Kong Athlete Banned at Spartan Race, Rat Race Dirty Weekend Adds Obstacles, and Wolf Run wins Award
This week, controversy with Hong Kong Athlete at Spartan Race, Rat Race Dirty Weekend Adds New obstacles, Wolf Run Named Wins ‘Best Obstacle Race’ at The Running Awards
OCR News Weekly – April 20 – Spartan US Championship Series Goes Live, Tough Mudder adds WTM Team Relay, DICKS Sporting Goods…
This week, Spartan Race Kicks off U.S. Championship Series and makes volunteer policy changes, DICK’S Sporting Goods Enters the OCR Apparel Game, Tough Mudder adds Team Relay to World's Toughest Mudder, and finally, MuckFest MS announces new National Sponsor.
OCR News Weekly – April 13 – Europe Forms EOSF, Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge, and Should OCR be a Sovereign Sports Asks the IOCRU
This week, European Obstacle Course Race Associations come together to form the European Obstacle Sports Federation, Spartan Ultimate Team Challenge brings on new announcers for Season 2, Wolfpack Ninjas Announce new Emcee, and the International Obstacle Course Racing Union puts a call out to all obstacle racers.
OCR News Weekly – April 6 – 24-Hour Relay from Terrian, Dirty Girl Shifts Focus, and Warrior Dash Joins US OCR Championships
This week, Terrain Races debuts Terrain Relay a 24-hour relay obstacle race. Dirty Girl Mud Run announces schedule changes and shifts focus to getaway weekend races, Badass Dash Acquires Down and Dirty Obstacles. Finally, Spartan Race announces podium shirts.
OCR News Weekly – March 8, 2017 – Tougher Mudder, National Ninja League Championships, OCR Orphan Adventure Mission
OCR News Weekly This week, Tough Mudder announces holy grail and competitive heats at all events, National Ninja League Championships, Ultimate Beastmaster debuts on Netflix, OCR Orphan Trip Announced for 2018, and your race results from Warrior Dash, Spartan Race, and Nuts Challenge. Welcome to OCR News Weekly This week, Tough Mudder announces holy [...]
This week, Tough Mudder announces new sponsorship and new event distance, Spartan Race Announces, Bear Grylls event canceled, Mud Hero Announces Concrete Rush, and Survival Runners raising money for clean water.
OCR News Weekly – Feb-16-2017 – Toughest Mudder Rule Changes, Spartan Race AGOGE, Urban Trials Takes Over BattleFrog Social Media and Your Race Results
OCR News Weekly recaps the top news stories from around the obstacle racing industry. This week, Tough Mudder makes changes to Toughest Mudder rules, Marena Sports partners with Conquer the Gauntlet, The Urban Trails acquires BattleFrog Social channels, Spartan Race’s AGOGE 004, and race results from around the globe.
OCR News Weekly kicks off with its first episode recapping the top news stories from around the obstacle racing industry. This week we talk about the rule changes from Spartan Race, a farewell to Tough Guy Challenge, UIPM announcement of OCR Laser Run, Mud Hero and Special Olympics partnership, and US OCR Championships registration opening.
After an obstacle race comes through your town it can often be weeks, months, or even a year in some locations before a race comes back to a neighborhood. In between those times, you can get your fix of the OCR world through television shows but when those seasons are over there is another way to keep the OCR fire alive within you, podcasts. Over the years more and more obstacle racing podcasts and those closely related to the industry have popped up.