Palmerton Spartan Super Going into the Palmerton Spartan Race Super marked my one year anniversary racing an NBC elite event when I came out of nowhere as the dark horse to finish 3rd. Looking back on the past year I still can’t believe I’m able to live out this dream of mine being a professional
Before going into my race recap for the crazy back to back Spartan Race Chicago Super, 12 HR HH, and Sprint I want to give you a little background as to what drove me to think up this extremely challenging goal of mine. If you just want to read the recap, click these links Super,
Upon checking into class 020 I was greeted by a few familiar faces from the winter Agoge 001 and wondered what Tony Matesi had in store for us all night. We immediately went into the warm-up; 300 burpees in unison with all 29 participants who began the endurance event. I thought, find your happy place,
Knowing the course after running the Super was the first thing on my mind when we started. I was quickly accessing how I was feeling after pretty much going nonstop for the past 24 hours, and also looking around to see whose heels I would be on. No surprise that the 2nd and 4th place
The Chicago Spartan Super was set on a super flat and what I expected to be a very fast course. Although, in a Spartan Race one thing is almost always certain, nothing goes as expected. I got to the start line and saw some familiar faces, Ryan Kent, Brian Gowiski and knew it wasn’t going
Just when I thought the @spartanrace NBC US National Championship Series couldn’t get any more intense, it did at the Monterey Super. After missing the Spear in Montana (that cost me the win) I wanted to bounce back and build that confidence back up. I knew it would be an even harder task since I
Going into the Spartan Race Montana Sprint I wasn’t sure if my legs would be fully recovered after the US Army Best Ranger Competition a couple weeks prior, but that wasn’t going to stop me from pushing the pace as best I could. I put in a hard week followed by a good recovery week
Winning 2016 Best Ranger Competition.
Much like the other events I’ve done this past year, the Spartan Endurance Agoge wasn’t something I planned on doing months in advance. It was another last minute decision – similar to my introduction into the Spartan Race world late in the summer of 2015. Although, like then, I didn’t necessarily feel that I wasn’t
I finished my first elite Battle Frog OCR recently. Thank you Dung H. Kim for all the amazing pictures and support out there, can’t wait to see the rest. Once again, the rig was my nemesis on lap 1 with muddy and wet hands, but I was able to correct that mistake on lap 2.