Another year of LA’s Spartan race weekend will showcase the best and the fittest runners in LA. The event is one of the shortest distance obstacle races but is one of the favourites among athletes because it is more manageable. The next Spartan Sprint Weekend will take place from 7th to 8th December 2019.
The event takes place at Castaic Lake State Recreation Area in Castaic, CA. The first event starts at 7:30 AM and the last event starts at 12:15 PM. Spectators need to purchase a ticket in order to see the Spartan Race. If purchased ahead and online, the ticket is only $20. However, if purchased at the event, it goes up to $25.
Some of the hotels near Castaic Lake include Castaic Inn, Rodeway Inn Magic Mountain Area, and Hilton Garden Inn Valencia Six Flags. Head down to the map for more options.
The Santa Clarita Bus Transit Routes 1 and 2 service the area around Santa Clarita Valley and passes by Castaic. Another way to get around the Santa Clarita Valley is to drive a car or ride a taxi. Bikes, on the other hand, are allowed in the Castaic Lake Recreation Area.
1. Train Differently – expect heavy tire throws, barbed-wire mud crawls, rope climbs, sandbag carries and a whole lot of monkey bars
2. Get Comfy – get comfortable being uncomfortable
3. Burpees, Burpees, Burpees – do hundreds and hundreds of burpees
4. Sign Up With Friends – this is the type of race where you are going to need some help in one way or another
5. Prepare For Hills –downhill, uphill, speed hikes. You name it.
In the Castaic Lake Recreation Area alone, there are many activities you can do. Go nature trekking inside the state park, kayaking in the lake, tube fishing, or go on a picnic lunch beside the lake or spend the day at one of the many amusement parks in LA. There’s Six: Flags Magic Mountain, Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Jump 5150, Mountasia Family Fun Center and many more.
Alternatively go wine tasting at the Puchella Winery. Fore more history visit the Rancho Camulos Museum, the Lombardi Ranch or Glichrist Farm.
On the way back stop in Los Angeles. One of the most overlooked aspects of this amazing city is the underground food scene, which has exploded in recent years. The classic eats such as In-n-out Burger, Tito’s Tacos and Pink’s Hot Dog Stand should all be experienced, but these up-and-coming grub spots are sure to capture your heart, stomach and taste buds.
Join in the fun on Spartan Race Weekend as men, women and kids alike go through obstacles as they race towards the finish line.
Read more about the top tips how to prepare for a Spartan race and a few tips from Max King, a Salomon-sponsored professional runner who won the 2014 and 2015 Warrior Dash World Championships. If you’re looking to join the ranks of obstacle runners, the number events to choose from is almost overwhelming. At a loss for where to start? Here’s a guide to the most popular obstacle runs.
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