Several military bases have obstacle courses, but few compare to the Darby Queen in Georgia. Part of Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia, the Darby Queen has become a staple of the Army’s annual Best Ranger Competition.
It’s no surprise that many of the fittest firefighters are also obstacle course racers. In fact, the firefighting community has presented its own OCR of sorts for almost 30 years called the Fire Fighter Combat Challenge.
Whether it’s from age, being overweight, running with inefficient foot strike, or just being on your dogs all day, foot pain sucks. Even more, the debilitating pain of plantar fasciitis can end your race schedule for good if not properly treated.
Texas-based racer, Spencer Rau, shares WHY he's an obstacle course racer. "Racing for me is the catalyst that has shaped my life to where I am today, and without chasing that finish line, I would have to find a new outlet for my athletic drive."
America’s most popular podcaster, Joe Rogan, spoke with Spartan’s CEO (and fellow podcaster) Joe De Sena. These were our Top 10 Takeaways from the Joe Rogan Experience | Episode #1514 with Joe De Sena.
View the 10 Best Socks for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and similar Obstacle Course Races (OCR) and mud runs including 5 long compression socks and 5 shorter socks (non-compression) that will save your feet during your next muddy, obstacle adventure.
View The 5 Best Compression Socks for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, similar Obstacle Course Races (OCR), and mud runs. These socks will protect your legs and preserve your feet during your next muddy, obstacle adventure.
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