Obstacle Racing Media Podcast

Matt B. Davis

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Hosted by Matt B. Davis, Obstacle Racing Media is the longest running, most consistent, podcast in OCR. ORM brings weekly episodes with athletes, race directors, industry insiders, and surprise guests. The Obstacle racing community has come to rely on Matt's interviews, insight, and humor as a regular part of their week.

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835 episodes

Kris Rugloski

A pleasant surprise for Matt B. and for the listener. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Barbados Adventure Race https://www.barbadosadventurerace.org/ – Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM for 10 percent off. Double Black Events https://www.doubleblackevents.com/ – A brand new trail race experience with 3 unique hybrid running events. Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

59m
Oct 01
2022 OCRWC Interviews

So many athletes, we can't possibly list them all here. Enjoy this plethora of finish-line interviews from Stratton, Vermont. VJ Shoes https://vjshoesusa.com/ sponsored this episode and our 2022 OCRWC Coverage! New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Listen to your favorite player. https://pod.link/675746526

1h 34m
Sep 28
OCR Weekly Show - Sept 26, 2022

A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and special guests discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Rich Ryan comes back to talk about OCRWC 2022. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 1m
Sep 26
Mammoth March and Double Black Events

Learn all about two new trail adventures. Links here - https://www.mammothmarch.com and https://www.doubleblackevents.com/ New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 12m
Sep 20
OCR Weekly Show - Sept 19, 2022

Nick Ryker joins to discuss why the Spartan NFT was a horrible idea, the Deka Champs AG layout, and a follow-up on the canolli contest. A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and special guests discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland https://soundcloud.com/ericleland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon Listen below  on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526. * *  

50m
Sep 19
Ryan Atkins UnFiltered

Atkins' latest episode with us covers a myriad of topics including his future in the sport, how he feels Spartan Race is doing, what other sports he's excited to participate in, and much more. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Barbados Adventure Race https://www.barbadosadventurerace.org/ – Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM for 10 percent off. Double Black Events https://www.doubleblackevents.com/ – A brand new trail race experience with 3 unique hybrid running events. Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

54m
Sep 14
OCR Weekly Show - Sept. 12, 2022

Ashley Reis joins to discuss Spartan's Joe De Sena's latest ideas, GoRuck Hyrox, Spartan Discord, and more. A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and special guests discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 34m
Sep 12
OCR Weekly Show - Sept 5, 2022

A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and special guests discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Rich Ryan joins to discuss the state of DekaFit. Plus, being inspired vs. giving it all up. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 10m
Sep 04
Rylan Schadegg and Immie Cross

Both of these athletes won Spartan Races last weekend. Let's learn more about them. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Barbados Adventure Race https://www.barbadosadventurerace.org/ – Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM for 10 percent off. Double Black Events https://www.doubleblackevents.com/ – A brand new trail race experience with 3 unique hybrid running events. Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 40m
Sep 01
OCR Weekly Show - August 29, 2022

Spartan Kewlona NACS Recap. Hunter’s Battle Bunker. Dave says Goodbye. A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen  on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 4m
Aug 28
Spartan Race Kelowna Predictions

Make your predictions here for the Kelowna Spartan North American Championships https://www.yancycamp.com/predictions/. New obstacle racing discord Support Us On Patreon ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. http://paulbielatowicz.com/ Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Barbados Adventure Race – Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM for 10 percent off. Double Black Events – A brand new trail race experience with 3 unique hybrid running events. Listen to your favorite player or the box below. * *  

1h 10m
Aug 23
Mother Of All Rhinos - Julie

What started as a conversation about OCR, Ninja, and Crossfit went much much deeper. Julie on IG https://www.instagram.com/camprhinojulie/ New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels https://www.brianrevelsmusic.com/ Double Black Events https://www.doubleblackevents.com/ – A brand new trail race experience with 3 unique hybrid running events. Barbados Adventure Race https://www.barbadosadventurerace.org/ – Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM for 10 percent off. Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 31m
Aug 22
RuckFest 2022

Mark Jones and Brandon Welling talk about their new event which takes place in New Jersey this weekend. RuckFest Links https://linktr.ee/Ruckfest New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Today's show is sponsored by: Double Black Events https://www.doubleblackevents.com/ - A brand new trail race experience with 3 unique hybrid running events. Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

53m
Aug 18
OCR Weekly Show - August 15, 2022

A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Hyrox documentary review. 2023 World Championship Belgium. Rugged Maniac parent company. "Climbing" gyms. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 29m
Aug 15
Concluding Tough Mudder Yorkshire

OCR Twins Aston and Jay Hearle https://www.instagram.com/ocrboys_thetwins/ plus Matt Brooke of Europe Tough Mudder/Spartan. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Today's show is sponsored by: Barbados Adventure Race https://www.barbadosadventurerace.org/ – Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM for 10 percent off. MyZone https://www.myzone.org/ - It's time to switch things up. Reward your effort to feel good about fitness and physical activity. Join the social MEPwork with MyZone! Listen to your favorite player. https://pod.link/675746526

45m
Aug 10
OCR Weekly Show - August 8, 2022

DekaFit. CrossFit Games. Other stuff. A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 7m
Aug 08
Tough Mudder Yorkshire 2022

First ever ORM podcast from The United Kingdom. __ __   New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Today’s show is sponsored by: Rugged Maniac – Use code ORM22 when registering for your 2022 Rugged Maniac event to get $5 off. With 25+ obstacles and a-rockin’ after-party, you’ll test your limits while having as much fun as a kid on a playground. Find your city: ruggedmaniac.com Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

2h 0m
Aug 04
OCR Weekly Show - August 1, 2022

A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. UK Yorkshire Tough Mudder. Deka Chicago. Spartan Rules and Officiating. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen below or on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 19m
Aug 01
Ode To Laz 2022

Gary and Hannah talk about their Ode To Laz experiences. Ode To Laz YouTube Video https://youtu.be/t8fgOLV8OJc New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

52m
Jul 25
Spartan Race Officiating

Jessica Franko does extensive research and looks at ways to improve the process of Spartan Race officiating. Jessica's overview https://www.jessicafranko.com/spartan and full report. Today's Sponsor is: Barbados Adventure Race - Have an awesome RaceCation on December 3rd in the Caribbean. 3K and 10K options. Code ORM25 for $25 Off! New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

58m
Jul 20
OCR Weekly Show - July 18, 2022

A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Doping questions. Building a home gym. What if LIV came to OCR? Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen below or on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 8m
Jul 18
Rachel Engler

Veteran, Nurse, Cheerleader, Trifecta AG Podium. Rachel on IG https://www.instagram.com/rachel_engler/ New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

52m
Jul 14
Hyrox USA - Lauren and Marc

Lauren Rantala and Marc Howe - New hires at Hyrox USA talk about the 2022/2023 Season. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 2m
Jul 12
Spartan Utah Predictions

Matt, Jack Bauer, and Miranda K. preview Spartan's 4th race in this year's North American Series. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Make your predictions here https://www.yancycamp.com/predictions/ Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

35m
Jul 07
Lindsay Webster - Retired Life

SkyRunning, Stolen Gear, and World OCR. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player. https://pod.link/675746526

1h 9m
Jul 05
OCR Weekly Show - July 4, 2022

Spartan Europe has a nice live feed. Can we have one? The continued debate of short/vs long OCR. Also, will Matt get a dog? A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen below or on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.  

47m
Jul 05
OCR In Pentathlon Test

James Burton and Louise Ferriman  are two English OCR athletes that attended the events in Turkey last weekend. We talked about testing the new OCR course, or is it Ninja? James Burton https://www.instagram.com/ocr_jamesburton/ and Louise Ferriman IG. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Today’s show is sponsored by: Rugged Maniac – Use code ORM22 when registering for your 2022 Rugged Maniac event to get $5 off. With 25+ obstacles and a-rockin' after-party, you’ll test your limits while having as much fun as a kid on a playground. Find your city: ruggedmaniac.com Listen to your favorite player. https://pod.link/675746526

54m
Jul 01
OCR Weekly Show - June 27, 2022

Farewell to Indian Mud Run. Turkey Update. How short is too short? A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen  on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

58m
Jun 27
OCR Weekly Show - June 27, 2022

Farewell to Indian Mud Run. Turkey Update. How short is too short? A weekly news show with Matt B. Davis and Dave Claxton discussing items of the week for Spartan Race, Tough Mudder, and all other OCR-related news. Obstacle Racing Discord https://discord.com/invite/MuzaDY7A9q Intro and Outro Music by: Eric Leland ORM YouTube Channel Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia Listen  on your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1s
Jun 27
Tough Mudder/SwimRun

Giles Chatter, Tough Mudder CEO, talks Tough Mudder news including why they are now working with World OCR. Adriel Young is a World Champion in SwimRun. He reached out after hearing Hunter claim he was going to do well. We of course asked to have him on the show. New obstacle racing discord https://discord.gg/MuzaDY7A9q Make your predictions here https://www.yancycamp.com/predictions/ Support Us On Patreon https://www.patreon.com/obstacleracingmedia ORM YouTube Channel  Intro  Music – Paul B. Outro Music – Brian Revels Listen to your favorite player https://pod.link/675746526.

1h 15m
Jun 22