Obstacle Course Race Training (OCR TRAINING) PS Turn Speakers Up
Looking for a Challenge?
Ready to step out of your comfort zone? Try Obstacle Course Racing ! Events such as Spartan Race, Tough Mudder are gaining huge interest in Australia and have been around the world for the last few years. These races include running, jumping, climbing, crawling, swimming and balancing elements. There's plenty of mud too, so don't expect to finish clean. Sound like fun? Well it is! Especially when you go with a few mates. In Tasmania there are a few OCRs including The Burnie Challenge, Tas Mud Run (New in 2013) and Raw Challenge (New in 2013). The OCR Calendar runs from April to March each year and there is practically a race every weekend around Australia.
TAZFIT is Tasmania's premier Obstacle Race Training group who provides regular training & conducts road trips (most weekends) so you can perform better in these sorts of races. Experienced Trainer - Dan aka Dragon, is an elite track & field athlete, Ex-Military, and has 25+ years in multi-disciplinary training. Dragon's OCR Experience:
- 2013 1st Tasmanian to qualify for OCRL Elite (Obstacle Course Racing League) and ranked Nationally in the Obstacle Course Racing Magazine
- 2013 1st Tasmanian to qualify and complete the Spartan Ultra Beast (42km) Spartan Race
- 2013 1st Tasmanian to obtain the coveted Spartan double Trifecta medals
- 2013 True Grit 8th Male Elite
- 2013 Stampede 3rd Male Elite
- 2013 100yard Dash 1st Male Open (Post 10km OCR)
- 2014 1st and only Tasmanian to obtain a second Spartan double Trifecta and improve on 2013 National ranking Elite Class OCRL Elite (VIC League)
- 2014 1st & only Tasmanian to obtain podium finish 2nd place Spartan Race. The coveted Spartan block trophy!
- 2014 1st & only Tasmanian to qualify for the OCR World Championships in Cincinnati, Ohio. 26th place in the World Elite Class (100% obstacle completion). This competition has a 56% fail rate overall.
- 2014 Iron Edge Challenge 3rd place Open
- 2015 Iron Edge Challenge 2nd place Open
- 2015 Tas Mud Run 1st place Male Competitive
- Our Tazfit Team has achieved multiple wins/places at all Tas Obstacle Races including 2nd Place Competitive Female 2016 Raw Challenge (Oct 2016)
JOIN OUR TEAM AND RACE, TRAIN AND HAVE FUN TOGETHER BY REGISTERING BELOW.
- SPARTAN RACE SPRINT (VIC) 2 MAR 2013 COMPLETED
- BURNIE CHALLENGE (TAS) 14 APR 2013 COMPLETED
- TAS MUD RUN (TAS) 28 APR 2013 COMPLETED
- MS MUD DASH (TAS) 17 AUG 2013 COMPLETED
- TRUE GRIT (NSW) 7 SEP 2013 COMPLETED
- TAS MUD RUN (TAS) 22 SEP 2013 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SUPER (VIC) 6 OCT 2013 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 2 NOV 2013 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE BEAST/ULTRA (NSW) 2 NOV 2013 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 22 FEB 2014 COMPLETED
- TAS MUD RUN (TAS) 27 APRIL 2014 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SPRINT (VIC) 31 MAY 2014 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE BEAST/ULTRA (QLD) 6 SEP 2014 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SPRINT/SUPER (NSW) 11 OCT 2014 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 25 OCT 2014 COMPLETED
- OCR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS (OH, USA) 25 OCT 2014 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE STADIUM (NSW) 15 FEB 2015 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 21 FEB 2015 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SUPER (VIC) 7 MAR 2015 COMPLETED
- TAS MUD RUN (TAS) 26 APR 2015 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SPRINT (QLD) 16 MAY 2015 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE BEAST (QLD) 16 MAY 2015 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SPRINT/BEAST/ULTRA (MLB) 12 SEP 2015 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE STADIUM WITH 300 EVENT 10 OCT 2015 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 7 NOV 2015 COMPLETED
- MS MUD DASH EXTREME (TAS) 28 NOV 2015 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 27 FEB 2016 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE SUPER/SPRINT COMBO (VIC) 4 JUN 2016 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE BEAST (VIC) 3 SEP 2016 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE (TAS) 22 OCT 2016 COMPLETED
- SPARTAN RACE BEAST (VIC) 27 NOV 2016 COMPLETED
- RAW CHALLENGE 23 MARCH (TAS) COMPLETED
TEAM TAZFIT completed Australia's first Spartan Race in Melbourne! It was an awesome experience and all members enjoyed the event with a sense of achievement and success by receiving their Spartan Medallion. They went on to conquer more races and more than just the race! Additional info on obstacle racing here (ORA), (OCRA).
LINK: SPARTAN RACE
LINK: RAW CHALLENGE
A great way to challenge you and your friends while having fun and getting dirty. Set to test not only your physical but mental limits, and let you feel that rush of achievement.
Discover your limits with a range of courses and a whole lot of outrageous obstacles. Dress up, dress down, discover a camaraderie with your team and enjoy a whole new experience.
LINK: TOUGH MUDDER
Tough Mudder events are hardcore 20 km-long obstacle courses designed by British Special Forces to test your all around strength, stamina, mental grit, and camaraderie. With the most innovative courses and 700,000 inspiring participants worldwide to date, Tough Mudder is the premier adventure challenge series in the world.
TEAM TAZFIT BENEFITS
- Helping you prepare for an obstacle race and making it to the end no matter what your ability is
- Attend awesome road trips within Tas and interstate
- Build strength and fitness specific for OCR both physical and mental
- Have fun training and racing as part of a team. An experience of a lifetime!
REGISTER: SPARTAN TRAINING