NOT SURE WHAT YOU NEED? START HERE

NOT SURE WHAT YOU NEED? START HERE

February 06, 2019

We know that picking out what you need for fuel during an obstacle course race can be overwhelming. How many carbs do I need? How much protein? When do I need electrolytes? Are mustard packets really the best way to combat cramping?? (Spoiler: no, they are not.)...So we put together this nifty outline to help you navigate how to use the products we carry on Fierce Gear OCR. Give it a read, and feel free to reach out with any questions! We'd be happy to help you out.

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A Medal's Worth

A Medal's Worth

January 24, 2019

"On average I make about $60 a medal, and I would rather have the money to be able to run more races in a sport I love than have an extra paperweight."

What is your OCR finisher medal worth to YOU? Read one racer's POV on the polarizing topic of selling finisher medals (and yes, people really do this!)

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Elite OCR Athlete Morgan McKay's Top Tips For WTM

Elite OCR Athlete Morgan McKay's Top Tips For WTM

January 23, 2019

Elite OCR Athlete and World Champion Morgan McKay gives us the inside scoop on her top tips for tackling World's Toughest Mudder: one of the holy grails of the obstacle course race world! Take a look at some of her favorite tricks and recos for gear and race day nutrition products.

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Why We Race

Why We Race

January 23, 2019

After 6 years of racing, approximately 50 events, and thousands of conversations with fellow racers, one elite athlete attempts to explain what the draw of obstacle course racing REALLY is and why it continues to have OCR addicts coming back for more.

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Top 10 Stocking Stuffers For The OCR Lover In Your Life: Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Top 10 Stocking Stuffers For The OCR Lover In Your Life: Holiday Gift Guide 2018

December 05, 2018

With the holidays right around the corner (yikes!) we thought we'd take some of the legwork out of shopping for you (because we're awesome like that).

But because we don't just want to throw our OWN stuff at you, and because we want you to get the BEST that the OCR world has to offer, we reached out to several other brands in the industry to put together this handy-dandy 2018 Holiday Gift Guide For The OCR Lover In Your Life.

Read on for product recos, discounts, and a few fun BONUS surprises!

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Why HIIT Is The Best Way To Train For OCR

Why HIIT Is The Best Way To Train For OCR

October 26, 2018

Personal trainer Blake Wardwell takes us through the reasons why short bursts of HIIT training can be the BEST way to prepare for your next OCR.

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PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT: OCR BUDDY

PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT: OCR BUDDY

October 04, 2018

Learn more about our newest partnership for the 2019 race season: OCR Buddy!

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Removing The Ego From OCR: Why It's OK To Run Open Heats

Removing The Ego From OCR: Why It's OK To Run Open Heats

September 26, 2018

Why one Spartan SGX Coach thinks more people should be OK with the Open Heat

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How To: Make Short Ropes (Grip Strength Training)

How To: Make Short Ropes (Grip Strength Training)

August 31, 2018

We weren't able to find the short ropes with knots that we have seen on some Spartan Race obstacles, so we made them! A brief and super-simple tutorial (with links) to teach you how to make your own short ropes with knots to practice! Also a link to purchase if you'd rather have us make some for you...we'd be happy to help!

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PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT: DRAGON OCR

PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT: DRAGON OCR

August 20, 2018

Announcing our newest partnership: Dragon Obstacle Course Race! This grassroots OCR startup event is one of North Carolina's best-kept secrets, until now. Check it out!

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Themed Nutrition Bundles

Themed Nutrition Bundles

August 15, 2018

One of the things unique to Fierce Gear OCR is our pre-picked combinations of nutrition products based on what we think YOU will love. We came up with a few fun combinations for our #FierceFam that we’d like to share with you, so take a look!

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Meal Prep & Transfer For Race Day

Meal Prep & Transfer For Race Day

July 20, 2018

We know the Fritos and Chex Mix are tempting while en route to your race-cation destination..but travel is not an excuse to take a hiatus from sound nutrition strategies. Certified Holistic Nutritionist Melissa Boufounos of MB Performance Nutrition gives us some great tips to help keep us on track while on the road! 

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