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World OCR Rankings – May 2019

This month World OCR Rankings sees the first couple of OCR, Atkins (CAN, 1) & Webster (CAN, 1) comfortably top both the male and the female leaderboards. After a strong month for Atkins, including a win at the NJ Spartan Ultra Beast, he retains 1st position, whilst Webster moves up 2 places to clinch the…

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Benny Seymour Week 5 Enduro Workout

Only 5 weeks to go until we see you out at Dargle Farm on June 8+9, ready to take on the 2019 OCRWC #ENDURO. How is your training coming along? Have you started doing some overnight or cold weather training? You never know what you’ll get when you hit the course – it could be…

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How To Overcome the Fear of Failure

overcome the fear of failure

Failure is subjective, but for all of us it is borne from our expectations. What for one would be a failure, for another would be their wildest dreams. Failure comes in many disguises from “people will laugh at me” to “I won’t be strong enough”… from an insecurity of our own personal vision, to an…

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Training for the OCRWC vs Enduro: 5 Big Differences

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     You may be an experienced Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) athlete, racing all across the globe in all different brands.  You’ve earned your trifecta, have a rainbow-colored assortment of headbands and a trophy shelf full of fancy medals.  Well if you are new to the world of Ultra-OCR, you are in for a treat.  Enduro, endurance…

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Represent Your Nation with Pride with Akuma’s Official OCRWC and NorAm Jerseys

Akuma’s country jerseys will be on full display at the 2019 OCR World Championships (Oct. 11-13) in London and North American OCR Championships (Aug. 9-11) in Stratton, VT, as Adventurey and UK sportswear titan introduce specially designed high-performance international jerseys and custom kits, which will reflect each country’s iconic heritage and culture. “The competitive world…

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Ben Seymour Week 7 Enduro Workout

Only 7 weeks to go until we see you out at Dargle Farm on June 8+9, ready to take on the 2019 OCRWC #ENDURO. We hope your training is going as planned…if you need some inspiration or want to try something a little different, here’s another week of workouts from Benny! SESSION 14 rounds8 x Squats8.8 x…

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5 Things To Pack In Your OCR Kit: The Enduro Essentials

the enduro kit

For a 24 hour race, your kit is as important as your training, with the Enduro World Championships rapidly approaching, we take a look at what essentials you need to pack. Look after your feet Without them, you won’t be going anywhere. Make sure your shoes are suitable, and you have them in multiple. Disaster…

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The Most Challenging Obstacles to Expect at The Enduro

A man traveling through the obstacles of the enduro race.

The Enduro World Championship is known for its unique set of obstacles and therefore, comes with its own training challenges.  It’s imperative that you focus on obstacle efficiency over obstacle speed when training for The Enduro World Championship. Here are some of the obstacles you will be facing and how you may want to modify…

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North American Championships Athletes to Receive Free Hoo-rag Bandanas

Vermont’s notorious Stratton Mountain is literally an uphill battle for competitors at the North American Obstacle Course Racing Championships, which will be remembered by the rigorous terrain and extraordinary obstacles. Because it is essential that athletes keep cool and dry while navigating the course, Adventurey is proud to announce that it will be partnering with…

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Ben Seymour Week 9 Enduro Workout

There are only 9 weeks to go until we see you out at Dargle Farm on June 8+9, ready to take on the 2019 #Enduro, but there’s plenty of time to hone your fitness before race weekend. And to help, we’ve got another week of workouts for you from Ben Seymour! SESSION 13 x 10…

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World OCR Rankings – April 2019

This month sees huge changes in our worldwide OCR rankings for both males and females, whilst there are no surprises in who makes up the top 3 women, you may be surprised to see Lindsay Webster (CAN, 3) knocked from the top spot by both Mericle (USA,1) & Hammond (USA, 2). Nicole Mericle has had…

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