R.O.C Race Bay Area 2014 Review: Balls To The Face

Since the reality game show series Wipeout hasn’t accepted my audition tape, I decided to grab a couple of my friends and sign up for the R.O.C Race, aka the Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge Race, which models itself after the comically difficult game show, where contestants try to make it through a series of obstacles designed to knock them off or down in hilarious fashion.

Tough Mudder Tahoe 2014 Review: Redemption On The Slopes

Last year, I convinced a group of my friends that it would be fun to spend a Sunday crawling through mud, jumping into a giant shipping container filled with ice water and running through a live wires where they would almost definitely get shocked with a dose of up to 10,000 volts of electricity.

AT&T Park Spartan Sprint Review: Learning To Love Stairs

In 2013, Spartan Race introduced the Stadium Sprint into its fold of events. Removed from the trails and mud, the Stadium Sprint focused on utilizing the space, seats and stairs of large sporting stadiums like the Citi Field in New York, Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia and Fenway Park in Boston, as the terrain for their 3-4 mile sprint distance races.