Race the Reaper Oregon 2013

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  1. ManDrillToWin White Belt

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    Ran Race the Reaper Oregon 2013 last weekend, decided to bring my GoPro. 6 mile course with about a dozen obstacles thrown in. I've done Tough Mudder before, and this was definitely tougher, despite being a shorter distance, tougher obstacles and tons of steep uphill portions during the course.

     
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    Ah man that looks like so much fun. Legit obstacles too.

    I'm doing a tough mudder next month, can't wait.
     
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    Tough Mudder was pretty fun, probably too late now, but if you can, try to be in an earlier heat, otherwise you will eventually come to an obstacle with a huge backup of people and have to wait in line before going on. That was one thing I loved about Race the Reaper, there was never anybody waiting at obstacles, except for the very last one.
     
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    Looks tough but fun. I'm surprised at the quality of the video. Where was the camera mounted?
     
  5. ManDrillToWin White Belt

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    It was mounted on my head, I actually lost a little bit of the quality while clipping the video segments together, it was slightly higher quality when it was still on my laptop.
     
  6. JauntyAngle International man of mystery

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    Man, that looks like a lot of fun. I wish someone would do something like that in Thailand. I'd be on it like a shot.

    Of course I'd do really, really badly at it. But it would be fun.
     
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    Yeah, it's one of those things that requires muscle memory. I was military for a few years, so a lot of the obstacles came easy to me even though I wasn't exactly in the best shape for the event. Great race though.
     

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