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Calgary Spartan Sprint - Adventure


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Calgary, Alberta
Canada
Spartan Race
13C / 55F
Sunny
Total Time = 49m 46s
Overall Rank = 10/1794
Age Group = M40-44
Age Group Rank = 2/105
Pre-race routine:

This race is 10 mins from my house. Light breakfast, park car away from the area and jogged in.

Post race
Event comments:

It's a BMX/Motocross track. And it was all mud due to the previous 3+ days of rain. They didn't need mud pits everywhere was ankle to knee deep in muck.

Standard spartan sprint course - only change this year was the spear has the tether rope on it so I missed for the first time ever. Had to do burpees. Which wouldn't have been too bad except I had to do burpees on the horizontal wall climb as well since it was completely covered in mud like last year and impassible solo. At least I had one of the female national racers doing burpees with me. They need to fix that part of the course.

Spartan races are fun and obviously tailored for runners who have a bit of upper body strength.


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Last updated: 2015-02-13 12:00 AM
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Good race?
Evaluation
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Average
Race evaluation [1-5] 4

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2015-10-13 5:29 PM
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Subject: RE: Calgary Spartan Sprint
Nice work. How is it that the weather always seems to help make it nice and muddy for every spartan race I hear about. We need to find a way to reverse that for all tris lol
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