21,000 Foot Ultra-OCR and Virtual Race Option

By |February 21st, 2021|

For the last five years, I’ve been doing an Ultra-OCR related charity events to raise money for Folds of Honor, scholarship money for children whose parents were killed or wounded in action.  (You can check out some of the previous ones here 7 days in a row of OCR marathons, all 24 hour OCRs in [...]

“Ultra Marathon Man” Dean Karnazes to Partner with Spartan Trail

By |February 20th, 2021|

Spartan Trail and Pacific Coast Trail Runs partner to host  “Golden Gate Trail Classic” with endurance legend Dean Karnazes  San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge and Trails of Marin & Mount Tamalpais set the stage for North America’s only Spartan Trail World Championship event BOSTON (February 19, 2021) – Spartan® , the world’s leading endurance sports [...]

24-Hour Spartan Ultra WC Heads to Telluride in CO

By |February 19th, 2021|

24-Hour “Spartan Ultra World Championship” to Unfold At Telluride Ski Resort in Mountain Village, Colorado – October 10-11

Conquer The Gauntlet Turns Ten!

By |February 14th, 2021|

Conquer The Gauntlet was one of two brands regularly putting on events after quarantine in 2020 (the other being Savage Race).  After putting on five events total in 2020, they are scaling back in 2021 for their 10th anniversary race and focusing on one massive celebration for the entire weekend near Tulsa, Oklahoma. Queen [...]

Gear Review: HYLETE Modus Long Sleeve Shirt

By |February 12th, 2021|

HYLETE brings their super soft and comfortable fabric design to the world of button-down shirts.  The 88% Polyester, 12% Spandex shirt feels great, almost like silk.  Despite being very comfortable, it looks similar to other dress shirts but feels much better.

Gear Review: VJ MAXx Shoes

By |February 8th, 2021|

VJ MAXx shoes providing the traction you need. VJ Shoes are known for their tag line #TheBestGripOnThePlanet and I think they backed it up with their XTRM model (read that review here or Ninja Warrior’s Amy “Magic” Pajcic review of the iROCK3s here).  However, I wanted to see if the third shoe in [...]

Spartan’s North American Championship Location Announced: Squaw Valley

By |February 4th, 2021|

The Continent’s Best Obstacle Course Racers Descend on North Lake Tahoe, CA for the 2021 Spartan North American Championship Presented by Yokohama    New Location for Spartan’s North American Championship Brings Endurance Athletes to the Storied Mountains of  Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows BOSTON, Mass. (February 4, 2021) –  Spartan®, the world’s leading endurance sports and [...]

2021 Spartan World Championship in Abu Dhabi  Offers $115,000 USD Prize Purse for Elite Endurance Athletes  

By |January 19th, 2021|

Spartan Hosts Its Marquee Event Weekend December 3-5, Marking the  Endurance Brand’s First World Championship Outside of the US  BOSTON, Mass. (January 19, 2020) –  SPARTAN®, the world’s leading endurance sports and extreme wellness brand, has announced a $115,000 USD prize purse for the 2021 Spartan World Championship™, taking place December 3-5, 2021 in Abu [...]

2021 Spartan Trail World Championship announced

By |January 8th, 2021|

Spartan unveils 2021 Trail World Championship with new format and events reaching the global trail running community

Which KC Timber Challenge is Right For Me?

By |January 7th, 2021|

Regardless of why you are involved in the sport, from competitive to “I’m just here because this is something to do on the weekend”, you’ll find that KC Timber Challenge has a place for you.

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