Erin Beresini

Erin Beresini

Erin Beresini (@eberesini) is Outside's Fit List columnist, and author of new book Off Course: Inside the Mad, Muddy World of Obstacle Course Racing. She lives in Los Angeles with 10 bikes and a dresser full of spandex. (Website:

Thou Shalt Work Out

American churches are building first-class gyms to get followers in shape and attract new members to the flock. Critics see lucrative businesses masked as ministries, but the programs are a spirited...

Build Your Own Training Camp

Two weeks of full-time, one-on-one instruction at Exos can set you back $4,800. Here’s how to get many of the same performance benefits without taking out a second mortgage.

Tough Mudder Settles Wrongful-Death Complaint

The wrongful-death suit, filed after 28-year old Avishek Sengupta drowned at the Tough Mudder Mid-Atlantic event, had major implications for the obstacle-course racing industry