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June 06, 2013

Reebok SPARTAN RACE - Free Entry Giveaway

Adventure races are definitely the new trend in fitness.  Even people who don't consider themselves runners seem to be able to gear themselves up for 3+ miles if it includes fun obstacles like mud and fire.

If you like extreme racing then the Reebok SPARTAN RACE is for you!  They have a variety of distances in cities across the US and even Internationally to challenge even the most seasoned athlete.

The SPARTAN RACE offers the following distances:
  • Spartan Sprint - 3+ miles/15+ obstacles
  • Super Spartan - 8+ miles/20+ obstacles
  • Spartan Beast - 12+ miles/25+ obstacles
  • Death Race - Distance unknown/+-48 adventure race.  This is a race of physical and mental challenges.  99.9% need not apply.

Want to get in on the action?  There are some great races coming up in:
Virginia, Philadelphia, Chicago, MilwaukeeNebraska, and a town near you!  Click HERE to see if the Spartan Race is coming to your town.

So Are you Spartan? Spartan Code:

  • A Spartan pushes their mind and body to their limits.
  • A Spartan masters their emotions.
  • A Spartan learns continuously.
  • A Spartan gives generously.
  • A Spartan leads.
  • A Spartan stands up for what they believe in, no matter the cost.
  • A Spartan knows their flaws as well as they know their strengths.
  • A Spartan proves themselves through actions, not words.
  • A Spartan lives every day as if it were their last.

If you answered YES to these questions, then you are ready.

How would you like a FREE entry (a $205 Value)?  The entry is good for any 2013 or 2014 race.

Requirements (please leave one comment only)
1.  Visit their website and let me know what location and distance you'd be interested in.
2.  Tell me what your Spartan Name would be.

A winner will be selected at random on Thursday, June 13.

Can't wait to sign up?  Click HERE to get a 15% discount on any race.

Disclaimer:  I was contacted by Spartan Race to host a giveaway on my blog.  I have not participated in this race series and was not compensated for my comments.


  1. This would be cool!! Closet to me would be Spartan New England - 3 miler! I guess if I had to pick a Spartan name it would be Araios. :)

    Thanks for the opportunity!

  2. I want to do the one in Milwaukee (actually, my husband does, but I guess I'll have to join him!)

    My Spartan name would be Arianna (like the Spartan Cheerleaders from SNL) heehee

  3. oh dear Lord... the DEATH race. Yep, won't be applying for that one! :)

  4. I'd like to do the spartan sprint at Fenway Park. I'm not sure what my Spartan name would be, but people call me Big Red :D

  5. I'd probably go to Illinois or Indy. Wish they had a race in Michigan.

  6. Oops forgot my distance. The beast. I'd use Detroit Runner - original, I know.

  7. I would love to do the sprint in Chicago. My name would be Gorgo, queen of Sparta!

  8. The Sprint in Milwaukee!! Spartan name... hmmmm... How about Viktoria!

  9. I'd do the sprint in Milwaukee and my Spartan name would be Kruser.

  10. I would do the Super Sprint in Virginia on 8/25; my Spartan name would be Shank!

  11. Definitely IL! I need a goal race!! I have nothing on the horizon and I need to get moving!

  12. I could do the sprint in Malibu. Cool!

    My spartan name could be Carrie the Crusher. Okay that's dumb. But, you asked.

  13. Honestly I would love to do the death race. However, I am definitely not there yet so I would do a Spartan Sprint at any of the Pennsylvania locations.
    My spartan name would be Atalanta.

  14. I have never done a spartan race before due to location and financing but i would like to finally get the opportunity to get 1 done. I would like to do the one in edmonton june29/30th so hope i win.

    name would be pwnage

  15. I'm interested in the New England sprints! I like the nickname Sparty.