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Carolina Ultra: Twisted Trails and Bundles of Burpees

Introduction/Pre-Race Ah, South Carolina. Known for its super warm temperatures, surely this is the race to do if you are hoping to complete the ultra in shorts and a sports bra. It will be a beautiful day, filled with lots of sunshine, love, and rainbows. Or, maybe not. Now, I’m from South Carolina, so I […]

Bonefrog Charlotte 2018

Introduction Ah, the Bonefrog. It is unique but very well known through the OCR world as the only OCR that is run and operated by the Navy SEALs. It’s an incredible opportunity for people who are looking for more challenging obstacle races than the typical Spartan or Terrain race. With Bonefrog, there are 4 different […]

Obstacle Racing Podcast

Jon Albon – Last Days Before Iceland

Conversations with Jon Albon after the Greece Trifecta Championship and after the Malaysia UltraBeast. We find out his thoughts leading into the Spartan Ultra World Championship in Iceland this weekend. Todays Podcast is sponsored by: Wetsuit Wearhouse Exclusive to Obstacle Racing Media customers, take 15% off any purchase by using coupon code ORM15Off. Visit wetsuitwearhouse.com […]

Anders Varner – Part One

Anders Varner is the host of Barbell Shrugged and the guy who oversees all of the cool content over at The Shrugged Collective. Matt and Anders talked for an awful long time. So long in fact, it’s broken up into 2 episodes. Part one is an hour long and they discuss: Show Notes: ORM Patreon […]

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LIVE COVERAGE by Obstacle Racing Media

2018 Spartan Iceland Coverage 24 Hour Spartan Iceland Live Tracking via Athlinks Obstacle Racing Media – Facebook Link,  Instagram (and Instagram Stories) and of course on all of the Spartan Race channels. 2017 Spartan Iceland Coverage Video courtesy of Buffalo.   ______________________________________________ Find out why we are famous for providing non-stop live coverage for events […]

OCRWC To Add 100 Meter Distance To 2019 Championship

    Today, Adventurey is excited to announce a new championship distance which debuts at the 2019 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships–the 100 Meter Sprint Championships. “The addition of this competition is the next logical step for our event,” said OCRWC Founder Adrian Bijanada. “Each year we hear from athletes longing for a format that […]

How not to poop your wetsuit

I often joke that endurance races are as much of a running competition as they are an eating contest; I love both so no wonder these types of races are my favorite. But the truth is: several hours into the race, eating, just as running, becomes hard. But you can’t quit – because if you […]

Will Dean Steps Away as CEO Tough Mudder

Will Dean “steps back” from CEO role at Tough Mudder

Tough Mudder sent out a press release this morning stating they are splitting the company into 2 separate entities. The Tough Mudder Boot Camp, launched late last year, will be one company, and the “events company” will be the other. TMHQ announced they are “in the process of securing capital investment…in order to allow both businesses […]

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Spartan Iceland Ultra Beast Gear Prep

I have been tapped by Obstacle Racing Media to give you my ultimate gear prep list for The Spartan UltraBeast World Championship. It will be taking place this year in Iceland, I was there last year and am excited to be making my 2nd trip. I also just finished the World’s Toughest Mudder which took […]

There is no DNF in a timed, looped, race.

There is no DNF in a time, looped race. Here is how it goes. 1. The timed, looped race starts at a specific time. 2. Your job is to run for as long, and as far as you can, until the time runs out. Want to take breaks? Do it! Want to sleep? Do it! […]

Evolution of the Series

I’ve been knocked out from electrocution. I’ve been immersed in ice within a breath of hypothermia. I’ve been driven to my knees by a death march up the side of a mountain. In the 4 short years I’ve come to eat, sleep and breathe obstacle course racing I’ve suffered. And along the way I’ve lived […]