Obstacle Racing, Ultrarunning, Other Thangs…

Matt B.Davis Runs – The Podcast

If you have not heard, we interview lots of great people in the obstacle racing and ultramarathon communities on Matt B. Davis Runs-The Podcast. You can check out a recent episode here. Podcast with Superhero Scramble Founder and The Blenis Family. Rest of the episodes can be found...

4.28.12 Dirty Girl Mud Run Recap

Dirty Girl Mud Run-April 28, 2012- (Aaron’s) Lakewood Amphitheater-Atlanta, GA. (Guest Blogger-Stacie Davis) The Dirty Girl Mud Run was mediocre.  I had fun because I was with my friends but the race itself was less than average.  We even got into the spirit of things and had t-shirts made and carpooled down together.  The traffic was horrible once we...

6.30.12 Firebreather Challenge Recap

June 30, 2012Rope Mill Mountain ParkWoodstock, Georgia. If I see an ad on the right side of my facebook page for an obstacle race, odds are I am going to click on it to check it out. If I then find out it is less than an hour from my house, I will investigate even further. If I find a groupon (or in this case a coupsicle) where I can participate for $39.00, I...

2012 Spartan Death Race-Everybody Breaks.

“Everybody breaks! That’s the point!” Damn thing doesn’t stop till you break!” -Al Pacino (as Walter Burke) in The Recruit. At first inspection, it looks like what transpires in the Death Race is designed to break you. Designed to find where you give up and fail on your commitment to finish. The race directors, Joe and Andy, appear to do everything they...