Originally I was planning to race the Spartan Race weekend in Pennsylvania, USA, but I decided that I needed to go check out, and race, the new Mont Owl’s Head venue prior to the upcoming Spartan Canada Race weekend (July 30th and 31st) that will include the Super, Beast and Ultra Beast distances and courses.
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mercredi, 20 juillet 2016 par 3-secondes
This was OCR # 2 on the weekend, after doing three laps at the Toronto BattleFrog Xtreme (BFX) on Saturday, and then driving over a hundred miles to the Spartan venue and sleeping in the parking lot. I was nervous about how my body would do at this event after doing three laps the day
jeudi, 31 mars 2016 par 3-secondes
Donald Trump surprised the Obstacle Course Racing community by stating yesterday in an interview on CNN that he will run a Spartan Race this summer. He then added that he will forgo the open and new competitive heat and enter the elite heat, where the best athletes face-off on a brutal military inspired obstacle course.
lundi, 29 février 2016 par 3-secondes
While Spartan Race Eastern Canada passed on adding a Competitive Heat to their race series in 2016, Western Canada will offer it at all their races this year. The Competitive Heat is designed for competitive obstacle course racers, who want to run hard but are not ready for the elite heat. While at the current
What to expect from Spartan Race Eastern Canada in 2016: Competitive Heat? Venue Changes and more! by Adam Kwitko
dimanche, 21 février 2016 par 3-secondes
While the dust has settled in regards to the recent Spartan Race Eastern Canada venue shake-up, we have some new details to share with you on the 2016 season regarding the Competitive Heat, the new Parent/Junior Heat and new finisher’s shirts and medals. But first, here’s a brief summery of exactly what those venue and
A Western Canadian Tops The Canadian Elite Spartan Race Series Point Race For The First Time by Adam Kwitko
samedi, 16 janvier 2016 par 3-secondes
2015 marked the first year a Western Canadian man or woman cracked the overall top 6 in the Canada Elite Spartan Race Elite Series Point Race. Allison Tai (Vancouver) won the women’s and overall point race, Claude Godbout (Quebec City) 2nd women and 3rd overall and Faye Stenning (Calgary) finished 3rd woman and 4th overall.
Early morning on a cloudy Thursday of August, my dreams pick the smell of freshly ground coffee. I can hear Claude making us an Italian threat. “Cappuccino Marco » , she says I wake up. She has been awake for a while already, she even found the time to do a morning run, take care
vendredi, 03 avril 2015 par 3-secondes
In 2015, Spartan Race Canada West will make modifications to their classic obstacles, add some obstacles, and modify the finishers’s medal. Spartan Junior race will also undergo some improvements. Here is a preview of somme of the innovations: The Z-Wall traverse will now offer 90-degree angles in their wall. The rope climb will no longer
mercredi, 08 octobre 2014 par 3-secondes
There’s a reason why your Canadian Spartan Race season pass is separated into eastern or western partitions; Spartan Canada East and West are two completely separate entities. While they may share a name, branding, finisher’s t-shirts and medals, the obstacles and atmospheres are quite different. Start Zone While Spartan Canada West has ancient columns, the
lundi, 12 mai 2014 par 3-secondes