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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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

OCR Community: What We Miss About OCRWC

Hands up. Who’s felt things are a little bit… lacking lately? There’s something missing isn’t there? I know Spring is coming and we have that to look forward to, but for me it’s just not cutting it. The annual event of the OCR World Championships also coincides – for many of us- with a brief…

Veloforte’s Bars and Bites to be the Official Nutrition at London’s 2019 OCR World Championships 

It’s a perfect match. Adventurey and energy-bar maker Veloforte are teaming up again October 11-13 for the 2019 OCR World Championships in London, where they will introduce the official OCRWC energy bar! Fortified with Veloforte’s award-winning, all-natural blend of balanced, recovery-inducing nutrients, the souvenir-style packaged goodies will be available in the village and at the…

OCR Training Plan For Beginners

So you’ve qualified for the OCR World Championships and you want to make sure you keep that all important band, but where do you start? With the right training and with enough confidence and belief you can take on nearly any Obstacle Course that is set out in front of you. The physicality required to…

5 Reasons to Race in the U.K.

As OCR fever continues to grip the world, it’s becoming easier and easier to find races just about anywhere on the planet. But for me, it’s hard to beat an OCR in good old Blighty. This isle has a lot to offer when it comes to the sport. The Birthplace of OCR Yes, I know…

Are You an OCR Addict? The 5 Stages of Your First OCR

No matter how seasoned a pro you are, every single one of us from the newbie, to the World Champ had to do their first race one day, and if you didn’t go through these classic symptoms, well, then I’ll eat my inov-8s… Denial You’ve seen the adverts, you’ve got a friend or coworker who…

Obstacle Difficulty: Can Ultra-OCR Be Too Hard?

Previously, we discussed obstacle course difficulty for both cash prize OCRs and Championship level OCRs. This week we are talking my personal favorite aspect of the sport, Ultra-OCR.   I define Ultra-OCR, as I did in my book, Mud Run Guide’s Ultra-OCR Bible, as races where the winner finishes in 5+ hours or the race is…

OCRWC Top 10 OCR Athlete Rankings – March

We are proud to introduce: OCR World Championships Top 10 OCR Athlete Rankings. Here at the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships we are always looking to push boundaries, develop the sport, and improve for the athletes, as well as our fans. Whilst we work hard on innovation for our races, designing the most exciting courses…