Tested: 4 Best Socks for Tough Mudder/Spartan Race

When preparing for a tough mudder or any obstacle course mud run socks should be among the top priority in preperation. Having a quality pair of socks on can keep your feet dry as you roll through the mud and dive into water and comfortable enough to have the occasional rock or mud slip inside your shoes. Here are the four best socks for tough mudder that are actually worth buying.

Having run 12 13 Tough Mudders/Mud Runs & 1 Spartan Race I can tell you having a quality pair of socks is important. They keep your feet dry and protected from the elements. These socks are the ones that I recommend. 4 Best Socks for Tough Mudder or Spartan Race1. MudGear … Read more

The 4 Best Mud Run Gloves – Tough Mudder & Spartan Race Approved

When running obstacle races such as Tough Mudders and others, it can be a tough business for the hands. Here the 4 best mud run gloves that are actually worth It. And keep you protected.

1Shares1When running tough races such as Tough Mudders, Spartan Races or other obstacle course races, it can be a tough business for the hands. You might have trained hard in the gym, but nothing can prevent crawling through the muddy rocks or under the barbed wires or when you are … Read more

The 5 Best Tough Mudder (or Spartan Race) Knee Pads

The 5 Best Tough Mudder Knee Pads

Tough Mudders, Mud runs, Warrior Dash, and Spartan Races are super-fun and challenging non-tradition obstacle course race in which the terrain is mud.Examples of obstacles on these courses are climbing structures, crawling under wires, and swinging on bars. Having ran seven of these races, I speak from experience when I … Read more

The 5 Best Shorts for Tough Mudder, Spartan Race or Mud Runs

Choosing what shorts you wear for a Tough Mudder can make for a good or horrible experience. We break down the 5 Best Shorts for Tough Mudder or Mud Runs.

In just a few short years, mud runs and insanely challenging events like Tough Mudder have taken the sporting and fitness industry by storm. Along with other events such as Spartan Races, these runs will push your limits with seemingly impossible and over the top obstacle courses that will put your … Read more

5 Tips on Using a GoPro for a Spartan Race or Tough Mudder

Here are 5 Tips on Using a GoPro for a Spartan Race or Tough Mudder. The important thing to remember is that the GoPro should be a tool or ignorable decision for your run, not something that weighs you down and takes up precious time.

You want to prove you’re as tough as the Ancient Greeks, so you’ve entered a Spartan race. Good luck.According to the Ancient History Encyclopedia, Sparta was a Greek city-state best known for its militaristic culture and physical prowess.​ The region embodied natural athleticism and encouraged all members of the population … Read more

The 3 Best Watches for a Spartan Race or Tough Mudder

When entering a Spartan race or Tough Mudder, a watch can be significant for you to determine when you are pushing your limits or if you are losing time. But considering how many features these devices, how can you be sure you have the right one? Here are the 3 best watches for a Spartan Race or Tough Mudder.

Runners use watches for a variety of reasons. They can help an athlete time themselves, but many others serve additional functions like keeping track of heart rate, how many calories have been burned during a session, and where the user is.Watches specially designed for running have grown more and more … Read more

The 6 Best Hydration Packs for Obstacle Racing

Obstacle races are a ton of fun. From the numerous things you need to jump, crawl and balance to get over. One essential item you will need as your participate is a hydration pack. We break down the 6 best Hydration packs for obstacle racing.

SharesIn addition to the running shoes, gloves, compression socks and other sports attire you will obviously need during obstacle racing, not many people will tell you how essential a high quality hydration pack is. It is undisputable that you will need to be well-hydrated at all times during this race, … Read more

CamelBak Dart vs. Hydrobak – Differences Explained

This article will review and compare the CamelBak Dart vs the CamelBak HydroBak hydration pack. Read on to find out which of the two is ideal for your unique running needs.

Trail runners in hot and humid areas easily get thirsty because they sweat more and lose more water than their counterparts running in cold weather. Therefore, hydration becomes a necessity when going for long-distance runs spanning over an hour.Carrying water bottles may weigh you down after a while into your … Read more