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Black Friday 2018

It is the happiest time of the year. The day after Thanksgiving kicks off the holiday shopping season with “Black Friday”. Whether you are buying an OCR present for yourself or or a loved...
Kris Mendoza Wins WTM

Kris Mendoza: How I Won World’s Toughest Mudder

World’s Toughest Mudder 2018 was more than I could have imagined. It was my 5th attempt at this grueling 24 hour race and I was excited for the new venue and a new experience....
Kris Mendoza: My Road To World’s Toughest Mudder 2018

Kris Mendoza: My Road To World’s Toughest Mudder 2018

April 2014 started what was perhaps the hardest time in my life. I found myself at an all-time low. The irony was it was supposed to be the start of an amazing year. I...
Rea Kolbl Wins WTM 2 Years Straight

How I Won World’s Toughest Mudder Two Years In A Row

Coming into World’s Toughest Mudder 2018, people often asked me if I was nervous. Second time in a row, trying to defend my title, and knowing what’s coming. I was nervous and scared, but...
WTM Results 2018

World’s Toughest Mudder 2018 Results

MEN'S RESULTS WOMEN'S RESULTS CLICK HERE to see the preliminary results.
Kris Mendoza Wins WTM

Kris Mendoza wins World’s Toughest Mudder 2018

Kris Mendoza won World’s Toughest Mudder 2018 with 100 miles in 24 hours and 34 minutes. This is the first time Mendoza has won the race and the second time he has hit the...
Rea Kolbl WTM Champion

Rea Kolbl repeats as World’s Toughest Mudder Champion

In the eight-year history of the race, Rea Kolbl is only the second woman to repeat as WTM Champion.

Hypothermia and OCR: How To Not Freeze

OCR presents unique challenges - that is part of why we choose it. In its extremes, thermoregulation in adverse environments ranks right up there with “mud” and “grip strength” as key challenges that a...

The Bliss of Ignorance: Can I repeat as WTM Champion?

World’s Toughest Mudder 2017 was my first endurance run since I switched from trail running to OCR in 2016. The longest I’ve ran that year was 17 miles. I had no idea what I...

Overcoming the Obstacle of Sleep

Every time we go camping I sleep like the dead. When we traveled around Australia between Toughest and OCRWC24, I must have gotten a solid nine hours per night of restorative sleep. This despite...

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