Multisport

Mud Running's Biggest Hurdle

Obstacle course racing has seen explosive growth since 2010. Participation has soared by...

5 Obstacle-Course Racing Tips

BUDDY UP: Train and race with a partner. When you know someone else is suffering with you, you’ll be less inclined to let them down...

Obstacle-Course Racing Gets Government

Sam Mansfield and Mark Ballas met in the autumn of 2012 when the two were visiting an investment property near Fort Benning, Georgia. Ballas, a former Army Special Forces soldier-turned...

A Death at Tough Mudder

THE WIND WAS BLOWING hard at noon on Saturday, April 20, when Avishek Sengupta and his five teammates gathered near the starting corral of the 2013 Mid-Atlantic

The Most Extreme Summer Sports: Cycle Speedway Racing

Here, we have a cinder track, 90 meters long (or, less than one-quarter the length of a running track.) We have four competitors riding modified cruiser bikes—equipped with freewheels, but...

The Most Extreme Summer Sports: BMX Lake Jumping

It’s simple, right? Bike, plus speed, plus ramp, plus water equals mad air, sick tricks, and a refreshing dip. All true, expect for all those epic BMX lake jumping fails. The prospect of a...

The Most Extreme Summer Sports: Saltwater SUP Fishing

The bird of prey circles high above the water’s surface, waiting for fish before casting with its claws and beak. The same notion applies to SUP fisherman, who often perch atop a cooler or...

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