Thursday, 1 October, 2020

Beginner’s Guide to Obstacle Racing – An Introduction To OCR

Hi there and welcome to what is one of the UK’s newest and fastest growing sports. Commercial obstacle racing (ie outside of a military...

A day at Spartan Race Training – Pippingford video

This weekend I attended my second Spartan Race Training session and the final one before the upcoming Beast. For anyone unfamiliar with the sessions,...

Great tip for climbing walls at obstacle course races

Wall climbs can be one of the biggest challenges at obstacle course races. Of course it's great to help each other get over them,...

How To Climb Over And Through Tyres Quickly

Tyres have become a staple feature at obstacle races, forming features of all shapes and sizes. In the latest of our How To videos,...

The Dungeon Interview – Quizzing Hellard On Long Distance Run Preparation

More and more obstacle racers are setting their sights on longer races, even marathons and ultras. In doing so, we are moving further away from...

How To Descend A Fireman’s Pole Safely

The key word in the title of this article is "SAFELY." Anyone can descend a fireman's pole, much the same as anyone can "descend"...

Toughest World Class OCR Training Camp – In Marbella, Spain

Toughest is proud to present a world class OCR training camp at Mike's Gym, located near to Marbella in Spain. The camp is packed with...

Sampling The Beard Master Classes – Honing Basic Techniques

I recently booked into a Master Class with Doug “The Beard” Spence as part of my “suck at OCR less in 2016” drive and...

The Beard Video – Learn How To Complete A Weaver With...

In this "How To" video with Doug "The Beard" Spence from Dirty Dozen we look at some techniques that will allow you to slither...

The launch of Spartan Training Camps

Last weekend saw the launch of a range of Spartan Race Training camps in Pippingford Forest, West Sussex, that aim to be far more...