Wednesday, 20 March, 2019

Back 2 the Trenches – Mudstacle head into No Man’s Land

Having missed the inaugural Back 2 the Trenches earlier in the year I was really keen to check out this new event series for...

Monster Race Oxfordshire Review – The Perfect Entry-Level Event

Summer is here it seems and what better way to celebrate than with a romp around the countryside, tackling anything that's thrown in your...

UK OCR Championships Review – A Theatre of Emotions

Last Saturday on a rainy November day in a muddy field in Essex, history was made. Nuclear Races hosted the first UK OCR Championships...

Total Warrior – Why Haven’t I Been Running This for Years?

I think I’ll be forgiven for saying the North of England isn’t exactly an obstacle racing mecca, but that’s not to say there aren’t...

Commando Challenge – The Royal Marines’ Assault Course

Although the last two years have seen a boom in obstacle course races, they really are nothing new. There’s a lot of hot air...

Tough Mudder 2015 UK Obstacles Video – Including Cry Baby

How many obstacles have made you do this? Tough Mudder's new "Cry Baby" had a very strange affect on the sinuses.  Check out that...

Born Survivor review – Team NPC at the Lake District’s latest...

Born Survivor have definitely caused a stir on the run up to their first event last week and it's been great to see a...

Wolf Run Review – The Enjoyment Of Superhero Sunday

The Wolf Run was my third ever OCR and the first one that wasn’t a global brand with a massive marketing budget.  I found out...

I Made My Mum Run Judgement Day And Haven’t Been Disowned...

I may, in retrospect, have been vague with the details. “Mum,” I said, “Would you like to come and do a fun lap of an...

Papa Sparta Goes Back 2 The Trenches

Sunday mornings... lazy Sunday mornings... well not if you’re looking for an Obstacle Racing fix! My name is Gavin aka Papa Sparta. I’m 42 and...