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The World Championship Returns to Lake Tahoe in 2017
The Spartan Race World Championship is the preeminent event of the obstacle racing season. This Championship Beast race takes place on September 30, 2017, and is hosted at one of the most challenging courses in the world, Squaw Valley at Lake Tahoe. Every racer that reaches the start line has earned the right to compete. Competitive and open class racers are still able to run the course, but to be eligible to compete in the World Championship Prize Money Elite heat, racers must earn a coin.
How to Earn a Coin:
US & Canada: Top 5 male and female athletes in all Elite heats from January 1 – September 24, 2017. If top 5 finishers have already qualified, a roll down to the next applicable racer will take place.
Races Outside of the US & Canada: Top 10 male and female athletes in all Elite heats from January 1 – September 24, 2017 (no roll down).
Friday, September 29, 2017 – Apella Roundtable
Ignite your inner fire with a panel discussion, including Q&A’s, with some of the best minds in obstacle course racing