December 7: Watch Spartan Race on NBC Sports Network Special
December 2, 2013
TV special focuses on the sport of obstacle racing and Reebok Spartan Race World Championship
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WATCH SPARTAN RACE, THE WORLDWIDE OBSTACLE RACING PHENOM
TUNE IN DEC. 7 FOR NBC SPORTS NETWORK SPECIAL
WHAT: Spartan Race, Inc., the world’s premier obstacle racing organization, is partnering with NBC Sports Group to present a television special focusing on the sport of obstacle racing and its meteoric rise in popularity worldwide. Chronicling some of the most amazing people and stories behind the race series, the NBC Sports Network special features the thrilling 2013 Reebok Spartan Race World Championship that took place Sept. 21 and 22, 2013 in scenic central Vermont.
WHEN: The 60-minute TV special will air on NBC Sports, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at 4-5 p.m. ET/1-2 p.m. PT.
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WHERE: For information about the next Spartan Race obstacle racing event coming to your area, please visit spartanrace.com.
About Spartan Race
Spartan Race, voted Outside Magazine’s Best Obstacle Race in 2012, is the world’s leading Obstacle Course Race and the first of its kind to have global rankings and a Spartan Pro Team in the emerging sport. Partnered with Reebok for a global Obstacle Course Racing series, Spartan will host with over 60 events worldwide and see half a million participants cross a Spartan finish line in 2013. Spartan Race is a timed event series featuring races at three escalating distances in locations worldwide that culminate in a World Championship Finale with cash and prizes for the champions. While featuring competitive elite heats, Spartan Races are for athletes of all levels and abilities and are geared towards ripping people off their couches and into the outdoors. Go to spartanrace.com for more information, a schedule of events or to register for a Spartan Race. For videos, please visit spartanrace.tv.