Monthly Archives: January 2015

Obstacle News Spartan Cruise Giveaway

  The Cruise Giveaway contest is over! The winner will be announced shortly!  The correct answers were: Tony will be attempting the Cannonball Run, which is 2,811 miles! The 2014 Malibu Hurricane Heat had 188 participants! Thanks to everyone who entered, be sure to subscribe to our newsletter for more great contests.

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Battle of the Brands: Who is King of the Mud?

Battle of the Brands: Who is King of the Mud?

“Give the People what they want, and they’ll show up.”  The famous quote often attributed to Red Skelton (referring to movies), applies to obstacle racing as well.  I attribute the rise of obstacle events to the ability of event producers to give us something we didn’t even know we wanted.  Take the primal nature of(…)

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Temecula to host New Spartan Combine West

Temecula to host New Spartan Combine West

“What’s a Spartan Combine?” You ask? Well, it’s like if the NFL and Crossfit had a baby, but not really, I just wanted to say that. It’s more like Spartan and the NFL Combine had a baby. In the week between the two SoCal Spartan weekends, Spartan WOD mastermind Joe DiStefano is offering 30+ athletes(…)

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