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Race Preview: The Inferno 2016

August 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Are you ready for The Inferno? This obstacle course race (OCR) will once again be challenging participants in Salem on September 10. This event includes 3 distance options: a 13.1 mile, a 6 mile, and a 3-4 mile course. The 13.1 mile course [read more...]

Race Recap: 2016 Spartan Sprint

August 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Spartan Sprint in Washougal, Washington was my 2nd Spartan race experience and so far, it was my favorite.  (Spartan Boise in 2015 was my first.) My team and I loaded up the Sprinter van and headed over the river and out the winding roads [read more...]

Race Preview: 2016 Albany Dirty Dash

July 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

It seems there is a glut of obstacle races that go with the trend of testing your will and full body strength. There is a certain kind of pleasure in that, but it is sometimes preferable to regress a little and find the fun in playing in the mud. [read more...]

Race Preview: 2016 Rugged Maniac 5K

June 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

It’s time to get your friends together for a fun 5K Obstacle Course Race! Rugged Maniac is an awesome mix of challenging obstacles and just plain fun. I can honestly say that I cannot wait for July 16. I participated in Rugged Maniac in 2014 [read more...]

Race Recap: 2016 Terrain Race

May 24, 2016 // 2 Comments

I’ve done a variety of obstacle course races, but have managed to avoid running one in the rain so far. I was really bummed to wake up to the sound of rain on Terrain Race morning. All I could think about was how impossible monkey bars would [read more...]

Race Preview: The Freeze 2016

February 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

From the same group that brought you The Inferno, The Freeze is back for its 2nd year. Obstacle course lovers, this is your opportunity to get in an event in the “off-season” and prepare for the many OCRs coming in the summer and fall. [read more...]