The Ultimate Suck: A Endurance Race Worthy of the Title

September 20, 2012By Anthony MatesiRace Reviews 3 Comments

Another weekend of adventure, this time I was traveling to an Endurance Race that has been given the title, The Ultimate Suck.  Hosted by Joe Decker of Gut Check Fitness out of California, I knew this was an event I could not miss even if I wouldn’t be competing.  It took about four hours and … Read More

News Update: Getting Back to the Obstacle Races

September 12, 2012By Anthony MatesiNews No Comments

Since the Death Race I have been on a bit of an adventure/obstacle race hiatus with the exception of that pitiful excuse for a race in Downtown Chicago, Mud Wars, and a few visits to Dirt Runner to help them build and test run Illinois’ first permanent obstacle course training park.  That all changes for the … Read More

Death Race Reflections – Gear: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

September 10, 2012By Anthony MatesiDeath Race, Product Reviews No Comments

Looking back on the Death Race isn’t hard to do.  Nearly every morning I still have visions of being on that mountain back in Pittsfield, VT. The mornings that I don’t think about it are few and even when they do occur, at some point of the day my mind reminds me of all I … Read More