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Savage Race PA 2015 Report

  On June 27th 2015, obstacle racers descended on the Skirmish USA Paintball Fields of Albrightsville for the 2015 Pennsylvania Savage Race.  The driving wind and rain would add to the 25+ obstacles including the new Wheel World obstacle and the diabolical Sawtooth monkey bars.  As the temperatures dipped into the low 60’s and high(…)

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The Nuts Challenge UK

The Nuts Challenge UK

When I found myself heading to London at the beginning of March, I never expected sunny weather in the 50s (F), but I also never dreamed  I would be faced with the most difficult obstacle race ever.  Needing a place to stay in London, I contacted my friend and obstacle racer James Appleton.  James is(…)

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Let Me Take a Mud Run “Selfie”

I put quotes on “Selfie” not because I’m a grammar nerd and I hate pop-culture terms, but because I’m talking about the new ABC show that debuted this fall and recently based an entire episode on two of the main characters competing in a mud run.  ‘Selfie’ Episode 12: Stick in the Mud aired on(…)

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CitiField Spartan Stadium Sprint 2014 Race Report

In April of 2014 ION traveled to NYC to tackle the 2nd ever CitiField Spartan Stadium Sprint and report on all the race action.  Watch the race unfold in this exclusive behind the scenes footage of elite OCR racers like Hunter McIntyre, Miguel Medina, Shaun Provost, Karlee Whipple, and Laura Messner.

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Reebok Spartan Race Announces European Championship

Reebok Spartan Race Announces European Championship

In a press release yesterday Spartan Race announced Barcelona, Spain as the host of the first ever European Championship.  Taking place only one week after their World Championship in Killington, VT, Spartan has set the bar high with another Beast for their European racers, and if that weren’t enough, you can earn your entire Trifecta(…)

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