Obstacle Course Racing World Championships Adds 100 Meter Competition
December 3, 2018
Today, Adventurey is excited to announce a new championship distance which debut at the 2019 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships--the 100 Meter Sprint Championships.
Today, Adventurey is excited to announce a new championship distance which debut at the 2019 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships–the 100 Meter Sprint Championships.
“The addition of this competition is the next logical step for our event,” said OCRWC Founder Adrian Bijanada. “Each year we hear from athletes longing for a format that places more emphasis on obstacle technique and proficiency, and we’re thrilled to finally offer them a world-class 100-meter course to compete on. Similar to our other distances, this will be a full fledged discipline at the OCRWC.”
Utilizing a time-trial format, the 100 Meter Sprint Championships will feature a sprint course comprised of a unique group of obstacles that will be achievable by the vast majority of competitors, which will place particular emphasis on speed, technique, and efficiency of movement.
100M SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS
- Open Time Trial Format – No Qualification Required
- Four Divisions: Men Under 40, Women Under 40, Men 40+, Women 40+
- Two Course Attempts Per Registration – Fastest Time In Each Division Wins
- Medals Awarded for Top 10 Athletes in Each Division
- Cash Prizes and Podium Medals for Top 3 Athletes in Each Division
- Limit of One Online Registration Per Athlete
- Compete at Any Time During Course Hours Friday – Sunday (Hours TBA)
About the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships
Founded in 2013, the OCR World Championships are the only truly independent global championships for the sport of Obstacle Course Racing. Its mission is to unify, promote, and increase participation in the sport of OCR while celebrating its athletes and community. Competing in the event requires athletes to qualify for a limited number of spots through a network of qualifying events. The 2018 competition drew more than 4,000 athletes from over 65 nations to compete for cash prizes in individual Elite, Age Group, and Team competitions, making it one of the broadest and most diverse races in obstacle course racing history.
About Adventurey, LLC
Founded in 2013, Adventurey is a leading innovator in the endurance sporting event market that produces and markets premier sporting events that offer unparalleled experiences for athletes and spectators. Events include the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships, North American Obstacle Course Racing Championships, 24-Hour Enduro Obstacle Course Racing World Championships, South Africa Obstacle Course Racing Championships, and the Empire State Marathon. Learn more at Adventurey.com