The order of events was unique. At 7:00 pm the multi-lap runners were sent out. At 8:00 the open waves began. Everyone else was finished by the time the elites started at 10:30. The elite racers had the rare chance to test their abilities on a dark, messy course.
One part challenge, another part community, and swag to boot? The Bonefrog Virtual Challenge delivers exactly what this community needed in the face of shuttered events across the country.
This past March, before things really hit the fan, I had the absolute pleasure to travel to Bermuda to cover the BTC. If anyone was watching our Facebook page, you saw me running around the course after my wave each day showing you the different races and areas each day. There’s nowhere else to start than the day before the first race, Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Welcome to the fourth Spartan race of the season and the first stop of the 2020 US National Series. We’ve got new medals, new finisher shirts and a Slipwall made of aluminum. Let’s dive in, shall we?
The 2020 Spartan race season continued last weekend in beautiful Diablo Grande, CA with a race with a beautiful course and fantastic weather.
The weekend of January 25-26 marked the beginning of the 2020 U.S. season for Spartan, with the SoCal Super and Sprint at Prado Regional Park in Chino, CA.