To many racers, "local" means little, and "little" means bad. Neither could be further from the truth. Several well established local races welcome growing seas of participants every year. At the same time, some surprisingly fun and innovative obstacles show up at even the smallest races.
We noticed a few Texans on Spartan's latest power rankings and thought, "It's about time!" Usually, those spots are reserved for Canadians or Colorado implants. Meanwhile, some think Texas is too flat to compare to Mountain Series states. Think again.
MudGear | Made Tougher is our tribute video to the toughest, outdoor warriors in the world. We are proud to outfit obstacle course racers, trail runners, and ruckers who know... when life gets tough, GET TOUGHER!
Instead of waiting around all year for the 1 or 2 races you always run (just hoping that they're not cancelled), maybe it's time to test the water and put together your own bucket list of "one of these days" races. Here are a few suggestions.
HYROX Dallas was the brand's first big event of 2021, and it did not disappoint. It offered big names, a big show, and big money for top winners. Learn how HYROX's showmanship helps everyone feel like a star!
Show up to your first Spartan Race dressed for success. That means picking performance gear that can handle mud miles and obstacles without restricting movement, weighing you down, or just getting in your way. Learn what gear will feel great from start line to finish line.
Battle of the Lions is the brain-child of two of OCR's most experienced builders. Get ready for a touring OCR competition that tests your grip, strength, endurance and overall technical skill like no other.
We had a good laugh this week as two of our favorite Brits, James Corden and Prince Harry, tested a Spartan course. It was a quick reminder that Harry really was a military's man, and Corden... well, James Corden really hates getting muddy.
Why 25,000 miles? That's roughly the equatorial circumference of the Earth. That's far enough to run to see that there's no tougher or better performing socks or gear on the planet. If you don't agree, just contact our support team, and we'll make it right.