Spartan is the global leader in obstacle course racing for a reason - we will challenge you to push beyond your limits. This isn’t a casual 5K or fun run. We want you to achieve more. Don’t worry though - there’s no Spartan left behind. Whether you’re ready to tackle your first Spartan Sprint, or you’re an elite athlete seeking to crush a 50K Ultra and a podium spot, we’re all in this together. Aroo!

The Stadion

5K, 20 Obstacles

Run in signature Spartan style, in some of the most iconic sports stadions in the world. You’ll challenge yourself in multiple ways with equal parts endurance workout, stair climbing session, and indoor track race.

The Sprint

5K, 20 Obstacles

5K that will change your life. The Sprint is the perfect distance, whether you're starting your Spartan journey, or you're returning to crush your last time. The Spartan Sprint is the starting line of champions.



Dash between concrete and natural terrain on this fast-paced course in major city centers. Perfect for first-time racers and returning Spartans looking to test their speed.

The Super

10K, 25 Obstacles

This true athletic test offers the ideal blend between distance and speed. Are you determined to push beyond excuses? You just might have the guts for a Spartan Super.

The Beast

Half Marathon, 30 Obstacles

Think you have the strength, endurance and resolve to conquer the Spartan Beast? Take on rugged terrain and signature Spartan Obstacles that will shatter your comfort zone.

The Ultra

50K, 60 Obstacles

The Spartan Ultra delivers unique course elements and obstacles, in some of the world’s most challenging locations. It is the ultimate test of strength and perseverance. If you can complete this, you can do anything.


Team Overcomes All.

No timing chips. No start lines. Hurricane Heats are a team-based mental and physical gauntlet overcome only by pushing beyond your perceived limits and fully relying on your team.

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Earn Your Trifecta

Do you have what it takes to join the TRIFECTA Tribe? Conquer the Spartan Sprint, Super and Beast in one calendar year and you’ll join the Spartan Elite who have completed their TRIFECTA. It’s a fact that commitment holds us accountable. Accountable to train, eat and think like a Spartan. Commit to the TRIFECTA and push your mind, body, and spirit to achieve the strongest, fastest and most resilient version of yourself.
Complete your Trifecta within the Trifecta Year (Sparta to Sparta) and qualify for the Trifecta World Championships in Sparta, Greece on 5-8 November 2020.

Volunteer For A Race

You’ve high fived them and been encouraged by them on the course. Now you can join them and become a bigger part of the Spartan Race Day experience. As a Spartan Race Volunteer, you will ensure that our racers and spectators have an epic experience. Along with a sense of extreme pride and sheer joy from helping out a ton of people you've never met before, there's a lot to gain from becoming a Spartan Volunteer.

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