Thursday, December 28, 2017

What is a Spartan Trifecta - And How Do I Get One?





What is a Spartan Trifecta - And How Do I Get One?

What is a Spartan Trifecta - And How Do I Get One? Ever wondered about what the Trifecta Tribe is, and how to become a member? Look no further! The OCR Kings discuss the different Spartan Races needed to complete the Trifecta. We'll show you the options, the medals and the wedges. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!!!



www.youtube.com/ocrkings

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Slick Stabilizer (Action Cam Gimbal) Unboxing





Slick Stabilizer (Action Cam Gimbal) Unboxing



Slick Stabilizer (Action Cam Gimbal) Unboxing - OCR King's unboxing of the Slick Stabilizer gimbal for Go Pro action cameras. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!!



https://youtu.be/00YXANiyPsY

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Top 10 Obstacles 2017 (All Obstacles)





Top 10 Obstacles 2017 (All Obstacles)



The OCR King's picks for the top 10 obstacles of 2017. These are our ten favorites from our 2017 OCR season, from Spartan Race, Terrain Race, Savage Race, Rugged Maniac. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!!! See you in 2018.

Monday, November 20, 2017

OCR Kings - Year In Review 2017





OCR Kings - Year In Review 2017

OCR Kings - Year In Review 2017 - Just in time for Thanksgiving! What a great year out there at those obstacle course races, we have a lot to be thankful for! Check out our recap of the 2017 OCR season and have a laugh on us (see if you get the references in our funny video here).



Looking forward to a great season next year at Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, Savage Race, and more. Until then, train hard, have fun, and SUBSCRIBE!!





Shatner vs. Sopranos.... Get it?

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Spartan Race Super 2017 (All Obstacles)





Spartan Race Super 2017 (All Obstacles)

Spartan Race Super 2017 (All Obstacles). Tri-State NJ 2017. Spartan Race Super at Mountain Creek, Vernon NJ, Saturday November 4th, 2017. 8:15 AM Competitive Wave as run by Damer and Mack of OCR Kings. DON'T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE!



http://www.youtube.com/ocrkings

Saturday, October 21, 2017

OCR Training - Spartan Z Wall





OCR Training - Spartan Z Wall



OCR Training - Spartan Z Wall. Mack and Damer of OCR Kings' tips on how to beat the Spartan Z Wall, including choosing a side, approach, hand and foot techniques, and more. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!!

Thursday, October 5, 2017

OCR Training - Rope Traverse (Spartan Tyrolean Traverse)





OCR Training - Rope Traverse (Spartan Tyrolean Traverse)



OCR Training - Rope Traverse (Spartan Tyrolean Traverse). Damer and Mack of OCR Kings show you how to beat the Rope Traverse using the over, under, and "monkey crawl" techniques. DON'T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE!!

This obstacle is sometimes called: rope cross, traverse rope, Tyrolean traverse, rope traverse, Spartan Tyrolean, or some variation thereof...

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Rugged Maniac 2017 (All Obstacles)





Rugged Maniac 2017 (All Obstacles)

Rugged Maniac 2017 (All Obstacles). Rugged Maniac New England, Saturday, September 23rd 2017 at Motocross 338, Southwick, MA. Run by Damer of OCR Kings. Don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE!

Friday, July 28, 2017

Spartan Race Ultra Beast Drop Bin





Spartan Race Ultra Beast Drop Bin

Spartan Race Ultra Beast Drop Bin. Ever wonder what a drop bin is and what goes into one? When we set out to do the Spartan Ultra Beast, there wasn't a lot of information out there about drop bins. Here's what we chose for our drop bins and what we put inside for the Spartan Ultra Beast. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!!



Mack's drop bin lid:



https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0089QJQTS/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o05_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1



Here is what Mack put in his drop bin:



PRIMARY - Dolfin pack
 med kit 2 (sm)
 headlamp
 2 chem lights
 UA cover


PRIMARY - race belt
 4 gels
 3 stinger waffles
 spare gopro battery
 4 mustard


PRIMARY - ear buds



Food
 1 stinger waffle
 1 clif bar
 1 vitamin D
 1 multi vitamin



First aide
 leuko tape
 scissors 
 3 ice packs
 12 bandaids
 2 gauze
 1 tweezers
 1 first aide tape
 1 ace bandage
 2 Tylenol
 4 mustard
 2 Advil
  knee brace


Clothing
 spare shoes
 spare shirt
 spare pants
 spare socks



Utilities
 3 spare AAA batteries
 drop bin procedures and contents list (2 pages)
 1 garbage bag
 1 body glide
 1 coin
 1 HRM battery

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Spartan Race Ultra Beast Medal to Belt Buckle





Spartan Race Ultra Beast Medal to Belt Buckle



Spartan Race Ultra Beast Medal to Belt Buckle. Quick tutorial on how to convert your Ultra Beast medal (buckle) into a fully functional belt without ruining the ribbon. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!



Search for "buckleless belt" on Google or go to:
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00LU1QZUM/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_dp_T1_MFOCzbG9CMPY5 on Amazon to get the belt featured in this video to complete the conversion.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Savage Race 2017 (All Obstacles)





Savage Race 2017 (All Obstacles)



Savage Race 2017 (All Obstacles). Savage Race Boston (Barre, MA), July 15, 2017. As completed slowly by Damer and patiently by Mack of OCR Kings.... Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!

Sunday, July 9, 2017

How To Build a Spartan Barbed Wire Field





How To Build a Spartan Barbed Wire Field



How To Build a Spartan Barbed Wire Field - An obstacle race building tutorial on how to create a barbed wire field like Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, Savage Race, Warrior Dash, etc. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!



PARTS



(2) 60ft spools of barbed wire:



https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01N2WMFCY/ref=twister_B06ZY1W28L?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1



(10) 5.5 inch, 3/8th diameter hex bolts

(10) 3/8th inch bolts

(20) washers

(50) 2 or 2.5 inch wood screws

(15) 2 x 4's

Friday, June 23, 2017

Mud Run / Obstacle Racing Gear - HYDRATION VEST



Mud Run / Obstacle Racing Gear - HYDRATION VEST

Mud Run / OCR / Obstacle Racing Gear review of the Ultimate Direction AK Mountain Vest 3.0. In-depth gear review of this hydration vest, and applications for OCR's (obstacle course races), and mud runs like Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, etc. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!



See this pack in action at the Spartan Ultra Beast: https://youtu.be/dPUBRMNJsGI

Saturday, June 17, 2017

OCR Training - Spartan Mt Olympus





OCR Training - Spartan Mt Olympus

OCR Training - Spartan Mt Olympus. Damer and Mack of OCR Kings show you how to beat the Spartan Race Mt Olympus obstacle. HINT: use the holes... Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!

Mt Olympus, sometimes listed as "CLASSIFIED" or Mount Olympus.



https://youtu.be/19hFEhN9TXQ

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Mud Run / Obstacle Racing Gear - HYDRATION





Mud Run / Obstacle Racing Gear - HYDRATION

Mud Run / OCR / Obstacle Racing Gear review of the Dolfinpack extreme sports hydration system. In-depth gear review of this pack, pros and cons, and applications for OCR's (obstacle course races), and mud runs like Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, etc. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!


See this pack in action at the Spartan Ultra Beast: https://youtu.be/dPUBRMNJsGI
Check out the unboxing here: https://youtu.be/XpTYU-RxBiw

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Spartan Race Citi Field 2017 (All Obstacles)





Spartan Race Citi Field 2017 (All Obstacles)



Spartan Race Citi Field 2017 (All Obstacles). Spartan Race Stadium Series Sprint - Citi Field, May 13, 2017. As run by Mack of OCR Kings. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Spartan Race Ultra Beast 2017 (All Obstacles)





Spartan Race Ultra Beast 2017 (All Obstacles)

Tri-State NJ 2017. Spartan Race Ultra Beast at Mountain Creek, Vernon NJ, Saturday April 29th, 2017. 6:15 AM Competitive Wave (they were late and we went out at 6:45), as run by Damer and Mack of OCR Kings. 



http://www.youtube.com/ocrkings


Saturday, March 11, 2017

Spartan Race Ultra Beast 2 - Practical Advice





Spartan Race Ultra Beast 2 - Practical Advice

Spartan Race Ultra Beast 2 - Practical Advice 2017. Mack and Damer of OCR Kings have decided to take on the Ultra Beast. Check out Mack's practical advice, tips on nutrition, foot care, and training for any race or OCR, not just the Spartan Ultra Beast. www.youtube.com/ocrkings 



Foot care: Trail Toes, Leukotape P

Nutrition: Clif Bar, Gu Peanut Butter Gels (non caffeinated), Stinger Honey Waffles (Chocolate and Caramel), Tailwind Nutrition Endurance Fuel

Gear: DolfinPack Sports Hydration Pack

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Spartan Winter Sprint 2017 (All Obstacles)





Spartan Winter Sprint 2017 (All Obstacles)

Spartan Winter Sprint 2017 (All Obstacles). Spartan Winter Sprint, Cortland, New York 2017,  9:45AM heat (which started at 10:15).  Temps in the low teens and winds 10-20mph.  Really cold. Run by Damer of OCR Kings. www.youtube.com/OCRKings 

Monday, January 30, 2017

Spartan Race Ultra Beast - Getting Ready to Ultra Beast





Spartan Race Ultra Beast - Getting Ready to Ultra Beast

Spartan Race Ultra Beast - Getting Ready to Ultra Beast. Mack and Damer of OCR Kings have decided to take on the Ultra Beast. Follow our journey as we devise the best strategy, best pace, best gear, and best nutrition for the race. Aroo!


Tuesday, January 10, 2017

OCR Gear - Dolfinpack Hydration Pack





OCR Gear - Dolfinpack Hydration Pack

OCR Gear - Dolfinpack Hydration Pack. Unboxing of the Dolfinpack extreme sports hydration system. Mack of OCR Kings is getting ready to use one of these for a Spartan Ultra Beast. Check out what's inside the box.



www.youtube.com/OCRKings

Friday, January 6, 2017

Battlefrog Virtual Run - Medal Unboxing



Battlefrog Virtual Run - Medal Unboxing

Battlefrog Virtual Run Medal Unboxing. We run the night, virtual run III by Battlefrog Series.