Tag Archives: Spartan Race

Sports
September 18, 2014

Fuel your obstacle race with these five food categories

By Amy Lewis

You’ve decided to go for it, challenge yourself, and find out what all the buzz is about obstacle racing. You’ve been training hard for the big day, but fueling up has left your head spinning as you search for the perfect way…

  • Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices
  • Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices
  • Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices
  • Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices
  • Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices
  • Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices
Sports
September 18, 2014

Stretching: LOCAL physical therapist shares best practices

By Tom Poole, DPT

Why should I stretch? What is the point of stretching? What kind of stretch is best? When should I stretch? These are some of the most common questions I field when working with athletic clients. There are unlimited factors…

Sports
September 18, 2014

Prefer to spectate? Or want to volunteer?

Even if you’re pretty sure the mud and mountains aren’t for you, you don’t have to miss out! Watch the race Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 20-21 from four “spectator locations:” the K-1 deck, the Roaring Brook Umbrella Bars, the Snowshed area and the…

2014 Spartan Race events Schedule
Sports
September 18, 2014

2014 Spartan Race events Schedule

September 20: Vermont Beast World Championships Begins: 7:30 a.m. with waves of 275 athletes every 15 minutes across five heats (elite, confirmed, morning, late morning, afternoon heats). Distance: 12+ miles. The fastest time should be around 180 minutes. The World Championship in Killington will also…

  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
  • Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont
Featured
September 17, 2014

Spartan World Championship returns to Central Vermont

Four years ago, obstacle racing as we know it began on the verdant hillsides of Central Vermont when ultra racer Joe De Sena and his friends dreamed up a series of challenges and built them.  They sought to discover what they were capable of achieving….

Spartan Champions crowned
Killington
July 14, 2014

Spartan Champions crowned

Posted Sep 26, 2013

KILLINGTON – On Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 21-22, a crowd of 15,000 watched as Hobie Call, age 36 from Utah, and Amelia Boone, age 30 from Chicago were crowned the new Spartan World Champions at Killington. The winners emerged from the…

Spartan Beast, an obstacle race that will challenge the best
Sports
September 19, 2012

Spartan Beast, an obstacle race that will challenge the best

By Polly Lynn posted Sep 19, 2012

Photo courtesy of nuvision and Spartan Race

KILLINGTON-The description of the Spartan Beast sets the tone for the competition, it reads: “If you have done any race anywhere in the world: whether a mud run, fun run, olympic…