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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’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 community in this year’s awards, which spanned over thirty categories.

The 2017 OCR World Championships earned top honors taking home and unprecedented five awards — the most awards of any singular brand in the obstacle racing industry. Awards included:

  • Best Event of 2017
  • Best Championship Race of 2017
  • Best Medal in Obstacle Course Racing
  • Best Moment in 2017
  • Best Race Director

“We are honored and humbled to be recognized by the OCR Community in such a significant way,” said Adventurey CEO Adrian Bijanada. “These awards are a testament to the dedication, passion, and hard work of dozens of people and partners. It’s proof of what can be accomplished when egos are set aside in favor of creating something truly special.”

This marks the third year in a row OCR World Championships has won both Best Event and Best Moment in the annual polling of the obstacle course racing community. Additionally, the 2017 OCR World Championships also won Mudstacle awards for Best International Event and Best Swag.

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