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Melissa Boufounos Named Official Nutritionist of the 2018 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships

New York, NY (April 3, 2018) – Melissa Boufounos C.H.N., longtime obstacle course racer, Nutritionist, and coach, has been named the official Nutritionist of the 2018 OCR World Championships. Through her practice, MB Performance Nutrition, Ms. Boufounos will provide nutritional content advice across all OCRWC channels for athletes to reach their peak performance in preparation…

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First South African Obstacle Course Racing Championships Announced

Obstacle Course Racing World Championships, South African OCR and The Warrior Race Partner to Create First South African Obstacle Course Racing Championships In support of the continued growth of the South African Obstacle Course Racing community, a partnership between The Warrior Race, the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships (OCRWC), and South Africa Obstacle Course Racing…

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Athlete Profile: Kristin Saad

Kristin Saad exploded onto the obstacle racing scene just a few years ago. She quickly made a name for herself on the competitive circuit. In 2017, she finished on the podium during the United States Obstacle Racing Championships. However, what is more impressive than any race result is her daily routine. Saad is a mother of twins who still finds time to train, compete at the highest levels, and volunteer her time working with a local hospital.

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Obstacle Course Racing World Championships Takes Top Honors in Annual Mud Run Guide Awards

On Wednesday December 20, 2017, the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships took top honors across numerous categories in MudRunGuide.com’s 2017 Best of OCR Awards. The annual awards are community-based awards that recognize the best brands, events, people, and moments in the obstacle racing industry. Over 100,000 votes were cast by the global obstacle course racing…

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Obstacle Course Racing World Championships Wins Mudstacle Award for Best International Event

On Saturday December 9, 2017, the 2017 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships was honored over the at the Mudstacle Awards which recognizes excellence in the obstacle racing industry. The ceremony and banquet was held United Kingdom and customarily honors the best UK and international events. This year, the OCR World Championships received two awards as…

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2017 Competitor Disqualified for Violating Anti-Doping Policy

2017 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships competitor Ryan Woods forfeited his third-place finish in the 15K Championship and his team was disqualified from the Pro Team Race after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance and violating the OCR World Championships Anti-Doping Policy. With Mr. Woods’ disqualification, Hunter McIntyre becomes the third-place finisher in the 15K…

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Obstacle Course Racing World Championships Announces 2018 Location in the United Kingdom

New York, NY (November 6, 2017) – Adventurey, the parent company of the world’s first and only independent obstacle course racing world championships announced details for 2018 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships in London, England October 19 – 21, 2018. The premiere event of the obstacle course racing (OCR) season will bring a truly global obstacle…

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So You’re Heading to #OCRWC2017…

Okay, so you’ve qualified and registered for the 2017 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships and you’ve been a member of the Athlete Community for awhile. You’ve seen questions, answers, the same questions, the same answers, rinse and repeat. The event is just a few weeks away and while you were busy figuring out which counterfeit…

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2017 OCR Humanitarian of the Year: Matty Gregg

Today it was announced that Matty Gregg is the recipient of the 2017 For Those Who Would Obstacle Course Racing Humanitarian of the Year award. This award, presented by OCR-based charity For Those Who Would, OCR World Championships, and Mud Run Guide, honors one individual from the obstacle course racing community each year who’s charitable efforts have a…

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Wreck Bag Named the Official Heavy Bag of the 2017 USOCRC and OCRWC

“The Wreck Bag brand is synonymous with indestructibility, versatility and comfort,” said Sandra Sawyer, sponsorship director of the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships and United States Obstacle Course Racing Championships. “Since Wreck Bags are weather-resistant, shock-absorbing and perfectly weight balanced with a rubber fill, athletes can do virtually anything anywhere, from curling and carrying to…

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24 Hour Enduro Championship Launches

Today it was announced that the OCR World Championships have expanded their line-up of world class obstacle course racing events with the addition of a 24 Hour Enduro Championship, which will take place in Lower Portland, New South Wales, just outside of Sydney, Australia. The 24-hour event is being produced as a partnership between the…

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