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Tough Mudder 2.0

Tough Mudder 2.0

By Pete Williams Ever since Tough Mudder exploded onto the endurance sports scene in 2011 – a[...]
The Return of Dirty Foot

The Return of Dirty Foot

By Pete Williams When obstacle racing exploded in popularity in 2012, one of the more memorable rac[...]
Ready to Spartan Up?

Ready to Spartan Up?

By Pete Williams We already knew Joe DeSena was a legendary endurance sports badass, the guy who di[...]
Super Spartan Miami - Raising the Bar (April 12, 2014)

Super Spartan Miami - Raising the Bar (April 12, 2014)

By Pete Williams MIAMI - To see the current edition of the Super Spartan Race, it's hard to believe[...]
Spartan Race Meets Special Ops

Spartan Race Meets Special Ops

By Pete Williams TAMPA - The latest incarnation of the Reebok Spartan Race will have a distin[...]
Speed + Power = Future of Racing? (Nov. 10, 2013)

Speed + Power = Future of Racing? (Nov. 10, 2013)

By Pete Williams The world of endurance sports is an ever changing place. These days, it's ev[...]
My Chipotle Diet II - Small Size Me

My Chipotle Diet II - Small Size Me

By Pete Williams In 2003, Morgan Spurlock ate every meal for a month at McDonald's. He cons[...]
The Benefits of Not Getting a Trophy

The Benefits of Not Getting a Trophy

By Pete Williams When I was in fourth grade in Richmond, Va., my Little League baseball team [...]
Rock On Adventures: Moving Toward 'Primetime'

Rock On Adventures: Moving Toward 'Primetime'

By Pete Williams Jonny Simpkins believes the future of obstacle racing lies somewhere between[...]
Flavor (of the Month?) Run (Aug. 17, 2013)

Flavor (of the Month?) Run (Aug. 17, 2013)

By Pete Williams TAMPA - Whenever a popular running event emerges, it's only a matter of time befor[...]
The Sweat Factory: CrossFit Meets Obstacle Training

The Sweat Factory: CrossFit Meets Obstacle Training

By Pete Williams MINNEOLA, Fla. - Maci and Clint Lowery thought they were ready. Longtime tri[...]
MLB All-Star Game Program Features Spartan Race

MLB All-Star Game Program Features Spartan Race

By Pete Williams We recently wrote a story on Spartan Race partnering with Major League Baseb[...]
Mud Endeavor: Saturday Night Lights (July 20, 2013)

Mud Endeavor: Saturday Night Lights (July 20, 2013)

By Pete Williams DADE CITY, Fla. - By now it's nearly impossible to come up with a different wrinkl[...]
My Chipotle Diet

My Chipotle Diet

By Pete Williams Chipotle Mexican Grill is celebrating its 20th anniversary on Saturday by kicking [...]
Tough Mudder "Jacksonville" - Florida Fatigue (May 19, 2013)

Tough Mudder "Jacksonville" - Florida Fatigue (May 19, 2013)

By Pete Williams PALATKA, Fla. - If a Tough Mudder is held in the forest and only 3,500 runners sho[...]
Obstacle Fit Profiled by U.Va. Magazine

Obstacle Fit Profiled by U.Va. Magazine

By Pete Williams Obstacle Fit the book was profiled today by the University of Virginia magazine. T[...]
Tough Mudder Death Raises Water Obstacle Concerns

Tough Mudder Death Raises Water Obstacle Concerns

By Pete Williams Sunday's death of a 28-year-old man following Tough Mudder Mid-Atlantic in West Vi[...]
The TRI-OCR-SUP Challenge

The TRI-OCR-SUP Challenge

By Pete Williams DUNEDIN, Fla. - I completed 25.2 miles this weekend, just one mile shy of a [...]
Savage Race: Ready to Go National (April 13, 2013)

Savage Race: Ready to Go National (April 13, 2013)

By Pete Williams DADE CITY, Fla. - The fourth edition of the Savage Race proved that this Florida-b[...]
Coming in August: The Viking Race

Coming in August: The Viking Race

By Pete Williams Obstacle racing has its roots in Europe. There's Spartan Race, created by Joe D[...]