My purpose here is to shed light on some of the common misconceptions and myths about adventure racing. It is a much more accessible sport than most people think.
Well, isn’t this romantic: your chain and chain-ring have decided that they are madly in love and never want to be parted. The sad reality is that bike frame geometry simply won’t allow for such a relationship
Apparently the Spartan Race World Championships will be in Squaw Valley next year. Again. That would make 3 years in a row in Tahoe. For a race that has “World” in its name it certainly seems to be attached to the state of California to the exclusion of the rest of the world. However, this isn’t about that.
I have a WHAT?
“A driver.” Collin the race director repeated. “Come and meet your driver. His name is Craig, he's real friendly. You guys will have fun. That's his Jeep Wrangler over there.
Apparently all the internet cafes in Prague are deathly afraid of advertising. After wandering around for about an hour and asking several people, communicating by way of their broken English and my non-existent Czech, I finally found one.