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TOUGH MUDDER STORMS THE CITY WITH BRAND-NEW 5K COURSE

October 17th, 2017


Not your average run in the park, Tough Mudder launches the ‘Cousin in the City’ with a 5K course featuring 10 top-rated obstacles Perfect for that someone who you’ve been trying your best to persuade to do their first OCR event. Prices start from just £29 and spectator passes are

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Red Bull Neptune Steps is back in 2018

October 3rd, 2017


The Lock Gates Open Up to 600 Adventure Racers – Yes you guessed it Red Bull Neptune Steps lands back in Glasgow ! On Saturday 10th March 2018, Glasgow is set to welcome the return of the world’s toughest open-water adventure race.

SUFFERING RACES CLOSES ITS DOORS

September 5th, 2017


It’s with great sadness that today Obstacle Race Magazine brings you the news that Suffering Races will be closing its doors and cancelling all future races. The Suffering Race series well know for its brutal OCR based endurance challenges has seen a down turn in ticket sales as the market

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81 YEAR OLD CONQUERS OBSTACLE RACE

June 23rd, 2017


After completing the 10km Wild Running course at the Summer WOLF, 81-year-old Mark Buteux became The WOLF Run’s oldest runner. Buteux took up running 23 years ago with the simple intention of keeping fit and having fun.

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May 17th, 2017


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FIG Approves Inclusion Of Obstacle Course Competitions As New Discipline

May 11th, 2017


Meeting in Baku (AZE) last week, the FIG’s decision-making bodies gave their in-principle approval for the inclusion of a new FIG discipline based on obstacle course competitions. Following its February decision regarding the development of a discipline along these lines, the FIG’s Executive Committee and Council — the annual legislative

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BATTLE OATS LAUNCH ‘world’s first plant-based protein cookie’

May 11th, 2017


  UK-based nutrition brand Battle Oats is next week (Monday 15th of May) to be exact is launching a new protein cookie product to complement its ‘free from’ range of high protein oat bars. It is believed to be the only protein cookie on the market that uses plant-based protein and

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SPARTAN RACE PARTNER WITH INFINITI IN CHINA

May 11th, 2017


Partnerships in the sport of OCR have always been huge news. Ever since Spartan Race made the announcement that they had partnered with Reebok to become Reebok Spartan Race. Now news has come in that will help them get a strong hold on their growth in far eastern countries. These

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TOUGH MUDDER AND AMAZON ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP

May 9th, 2017


  Tough Mudder Inc are teaming up with Amazon, the “Official Online Retailer” for Tough Mudder’s 2017 events season, to launch an online health and personal care resource. The agreement will include health, training and wellness content produced by Tough Mudder, an Amazon.com/ToughMudder storefront and on-site event presence at Tough

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TOUGH MUDDER SEAL DEAL WITH SKY TV FOR NEW SERIES

April 14th, 2017


  Tough Mudder’s new media partnership with Sky Sports is the latest broadcast deal for the series and highlights the surging popularity and commercial opportunities which mass participation fitness events present for brands and sponsors. The video content partnership will present an in-depth look into all the action from the

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