2014 Spartan Race Year In Review Stats

2014 was another great year for Spartan Races amongst many other Obstacle Course Racing companies canceling races and altogether going out of business. This year I’ll be focusing on US Spartan Race stats since they are the most consistently available ones compared to last years article covering the international franchised races as well. Read on for the stats […]

TomTom Cardio Review

I write this review with a somewhat heavy heart. I almost never write reviews that are of products that I would give less than 3 out of 5 stars to but the TomTom Cardio watch breaks the mold in my heavily researched buying. I’ll be keeping this review relatively short and mainly using it as a […]

Hyperwear SandBell Review

Recently it came to my attention once again that I need more work on carrying weight for long distances. So I said to myself, “Self, you really need to get something more comfortable to carry on your shoulder for hours at a time.” Off I went in search of a sand bag type product that […]

Inov-8 X-talon 212 Trail Shoes Review

****** REVIEW UPDATE 12/1/2014 ******* After owning these shoes and testing many more off trail and trail shoes for over a year these shoes have really stood the test of time in terms of endurance.  I’ve gone through two pairs of Reebok All Terrains and tested many other shoes but these shoes haven’t gone away. My […]

Dryrobe Review

When I was recently catching up with Spartan Race World Champion and OCRWC winner, Jon Albon, I saw that he was sponsored by a company I wasn’t familiar with. So I started looking into Dryrobe to see what they do and I was instantly floored by the fact I had never heard of what Dryrobe makes. […]

TITIN Tech Weighted Compression Shirt (TITIN Force) Review

I initially came across the weighted compression shirt (TITIN Force) by TITIN Tech initially while interviewing Spartan Race Pro Isaiah Vidal. Instantly I was intrigued by the concept of having a weight vest that wouldn’t jostle around while doing non static exercises. What the people at TITIN Tech have done is just that.  They have […]

Sunny Hill Viking Obstacle Course Review

The Sunny Hill Viking Obstacle Course is one of the few of a growing number of permanent obstacle courses. One of the immediate things that make this course stand out is it’s proximity to New York City at only 2 hours north. The course is also conveniently located on the premises of the Sunny Hill Resort which […]