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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).

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How to Earn a Coin

Here are the basics:

  1. Be a top 5 finisher in elite heat at Spartan race in US or Canada*
  2. Be a top 10 finisher in elite heat at Spartan race outside US or Canada
  3. Top 50 racers in US Elite and World Elite Series Points Standings earn a coin (If you are in the top 50 as of September 25, 2017, you will earn a coin)

*If anyone is Top 5 finishers has earned a coin, it will roll down until there are 5 new qualifiers.

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