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Spartan Race Cancels The Rest Of The U.S. 2020 Season.

Spartan Race is cancelling all United States obstacle races and trail races for the rest of 2020. Ever since March 11, when Spartan cancelled their San Luis Obispo weekend, it has been a never ending series of postponements, venue changes and … [Read More...]

Obstacle Race Reviews

UltraVirus Race II Results And Recap

Congratulations to everyone who ran UltraVirus II – 379 people completed at least one, 5 mile lap. There were a total of 2512 laps run for 12,560 miles The 5 percent prize pool in entry fees (including those that DNS) equaled $700.00. Podium  Cash/Prize Payouts Devon Yanko and Trevor Cichosz.            […]

Hyrox Dallas 2020

Hyrox Dallas 2020 A New Type of Fitness Competition Hyrox is the new hotness of the fitness world in the United States. Though it may be new to us, the team behind Hyrox certainly has a lot of experience behind it. The popularity of the event overseas is quite high. After my experience in Dallas, […]

Obstacle Racing Podcast

Dirk Schrama – OCR Europe Update

  Dirk Schrama from Dutch Mud Men checks in for the first time in years to give us an update on the Euro OCR scene. Intro music – Run The Jewels Support Us On Patreon Listen using the player below or the links at the top of this page.   

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The World’s Toughest Zoom Call

A historic episode with  11 World’s Toughest Mudders. Juliana Sproles (2011) Amelia Boone (2012, 14, 15) Deanna Blegg (2013) Chad Trammell (2015) Stef Bishop (2016) Ryan Atkins (2013, 14, 17) Rea Kolbl (2017, 18) Kris Mendoza (2018) Trevor Cichosz (2016, 19) Morgan McKay (2019) _____________________________ Intro music – Run The Jewels Support Us On Patreon […]

More OCR News

Markus Frison and Ehea Schuerch Win The HYROX Virtual Championships of Fitness

The HYROX Virtual Championships of Fitness consisted of five workouts over a three week period. The top eight competitors in the equipment competition moved on to a live finale on Sunday August 2nd where Markus Frison and Ehea Schuerch took home the top prize of $3,000. The Final Workout For Time 5k Row 150 Wallballs […]

Spartan Race Cancels The Rest Of The U.S. 2020 Season.

Spartan Race is cancelling all United States obstacle races and trail races for the rest of 2020. Ever since March 11, when Spartan cancelled their San Luis Obispo weekend, it has been a never ending series of postponements, venue changes and overall uncertainty on the season. Spartan have been working consistently with local governments attempting […]

UltraVirus III Results

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Tough Mudder Cancelled 2020

2020 World’s Toughest Mudder Canceled

  The 2020 World’s Toughest Mudder, set to take place near Dallas, Texas was cancelled today. Although it appeared inevitable with all of the rising Covid-19 cases in that area, many still held out hope for what would have been the 10th anniversary.  However, today it officially happened. Tough Mudder cancelled all 2020 physical events […]

Editorial

Coronavirus: How I Learned to Cope and Why I Love the OCR Community

­­ Everything is shut down. All your favorite places. All your favorite races. All of it, shut down. We all hoped it would be a hiccup to the race season and that maybe we only miss a month’s worth of races, and only one major Spartan Race USNS series race. But we’re past that now. […]

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World’s Toughest Mistakes By TMHQ?

Over my seven previous World’s Toughest Mudder (WTM) races I’ve seen a lot of changes. Some of these changes are made during the race and others happen year after year. However, a number of these alterations could actually be considered poor decisions or ones made as a knee-jerk reaction to things happening as the race […]

Is Your Business A Hobby

You Don’t Have A Business, You Have A Hobby.

I sell advertising for our media company. It is how we pay most of the bills around here. The phrase I have heard the most from our potential customers in the last 7 years from new companies we speak with are “We don’t really have a marketing budget”. Which prompts me to think “You don’t […]