By James Rogers
Your sanity will be questioned, but entering a Reebok Spartan Race could be one of your all-time best decisions.
Spartan Race is an obstacle-racing series that was founded in 2010 and puts on races across the country. Hooray Run was contacted by Dan Krueger, a Spartan Race worker who is promoting upcoming SoCal races set for December and January.
Spartan Race participants exude a passionate fire that generates from bringing their bodies to physical and mental limits. The series has changed lives, delivered many from the grind of everyday work and given thousands of people a terrific story to tell.
From Spartan Race’s website:
“Spartan Race is on a mission to get you active, healthy, excited about change, and return to our ancient roots where running through woods, getting dirty, and facing adversity was part of everyday life. Our events are all about challenging today’s perception of normal.”
To generate additional buzz around the SoCal Spartan Race scene, here are some of the upcoming races:
- Malibu Sprint — December 6, 2014
- SoCal Beast — January 17, 2015
- SoCal Sprint — January 18, 2015
- SoCal Super — January 24, 2015
- SoCal Sprint — January 25, 2015
- Click a race to find out more.
To get a better sense of the grit, passion and toughness, check out this video:
Makes you wanna get out there on one of the courses and take on the challenge, doesn’t it? To tempt you even more, the aforementioned Krueger has allowed HR to put on a Spartan Race free-entry giveaway.
Note: The giveaway is now closed.
To enter the giveaway, email HR (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the subject “Spartan Race Giveaway” and your name in the body text. The winner will receive a code that is good for free entry into any Spartan Race in the United States.
Email to enter by Saturday, December 13. The winner will be chosen on December 14.
Apart from the giveaway, use the following code to receive 10 percent off any race (thanks again to Krueger):
If you want the explore the upcoming races, click here. If anything, Spartan Race will motivate you to reach greater heights. Per the series’ Twitter account:
Spartan Race is calling your name.