Posted in April 2014

{Monster Challenges: A Personal Apology}

{Monster Challenges: A Personal Apology}

Over the past few weeks, the OCR world has been buzzing with passionate discussions about cheating during races.  I had recently written about my frustration over cheating seen at Savage Race, and if you follow the OCR world you’ve inevitably seen the photo of the man pouring out his bucket of dirt at a recent … Continue reading

{Review: Obstacle Race Training}

{Review: Obstacle Race Training}

It’s extremely exciting to see obstacle racing growing at such a rapid pace, and as it continues to increase in popularity, there has been a recent influx of written publications exploding into the market, enticing newcomers with their tales of a sport that so many already love. One such book, recently released by Margaret Schlachter … Continue reading

{Mud Endeavor: Little Manatee River}

{Mud Endeavor: Little Manatee River}

This year has been a great year of growth for the Mud Endeavor events. Originally hosted at the same venue each race, this already stellar series has expanded its horizons and brought its innovative course off of the motor cross field and into some beautiful new terrain. April 5th brought Mud Endeavor fans to a … Continue reading

{Savage Race Review}

{Savage Race Review}

Savage Race took central Florida by storm, quite literally, the weekend of March 29th and 30th as it returned to the site of its humble beginnings, the breathtakingly beautiful Little Everglades Ranch in Dade City.  The stage had been set as thousands of eager participants arrived to embark on a treacherous 7.1 mile journey through … Continue reading

{Spartan 30 Day Challenge: Pushups}

{Spartan 30 Day Challenge: Pushups}

Alright folks, Spartan Race has begun yet another 30 day challenge! And the challenge for the month of April is… Push-Ups! The task is simple: Beginning today, all you must do is complete 30 push-ups each day for 30 consecutive days.  You can complete them all at once, in sets of 10s, 5s, or even … Continue reading