The Reebok Spartan Race is a world wide obstacle race company which provides races for all fitness levels as well as competitive and elite races. There are three main types of races;
Sprint: 5km+ race with 20+ obstacles
Super: 13km+ race with 25+ obstacles
Beast: 20km+ with 30+ obstacles
Obstacles include things like rope climb, spear throw, barbed wire crawl and wall jump
Images taken from www.spartanrace.uk/en
Spartan also run a junior race for children under 14 which focus on teamwork, getting muddy and lots of fun. The junior race is 1.5km.
Taking part in a spartan race is a great way to have something to focus on, to train for and to enjoy getting muddy in the great outdoors...as well as having a great sense of achievement when you get your medal!
The next Spartan races are taking place in 2018 with lots of different locations and dates to choose from. Click here for more information and to sign up: http://www.spartanrace.uk/en
Our customer service and marketing manager Josie has just signed up to compete in the South East Sprint in April so will be busy training to get ready for it! Her team will be raising money for Cancer Research UK. We'll be sure to follow her progress and get some great shots from the day!
To follow her progress click here: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/rustyspartans