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Spartan Race – Tri-State New Jersey

500 participants · Sat 24th Apr 2021 · Sussex County
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About this event

Push your limits in this notoriously challenging Spartan Race on the largest ski mountain in New Jersey. A course that invites both Spartan first-timers and Spartan pros, it promises both tough challenges and new friendships, and the perfect opportunity to push you out of your comfort zone.

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Spartan is a leader in the sport of obstacle racing, offering open heats for all fitness levels, as well as competitive and elite heats for those with something more to prove. The first of its kind to feature timing and global rankings, Spartan provides a proving ground for beginner and professional obstacle racers looking to test themselves in new ways across the world.

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What's included:

  • Ultra finisher medal belt buckle (ultra)
  • Beast finisher medal (Beast)
  • Endurance trifecta medal wedge piece
  • Free beer
  • Craft Ultra Finisher T-shirt
  • Free professional photos
  • Bananas
  • Cold can of FitAID
  • Parking and Bag Check included in registration fee
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Ultra
6:00am Sat 24th Apr 2021

Run 30mi

Beast - Saturday
7:30am Sat 24th Apr 2021

Run 12mi

Kids Race
9:00am Sat 24th Apr 2021

Run 2mi

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Frequently asked questions
FAQ
How do I get my start time and barcode?
Start times and barcodes can be found on the Spartan event webpage. You will have to enter your email address under the start times tab for your race, and this will give you your barcode and entry. Please print and bring this with you on race day. … read more
FAQ
Will I receive anything in the post prior to race day?
You will not receive anything by post before race day. You will receive a confirmation email for your registration and important emails regarding race information, however, all registration packets, bib numbers, finisher shirts, and medals will not be mailed. You will pick them up on site of the event. … read more
FAQ
What happens if I can't complete an obstacle?
It is strongly discouraged to skip an obstacle, however, if you cannot complete or overcome an obstacle during the race there is a mandatory set of burpees that must be completed before you can move on with the race. This will apply for all the obstacles on the course. … read more
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Set on New Jersey's largest ski mountain, this race is guaranteed to have all the challenges that mountains bring. Whether it be climbs, valleys, ropes, walls, barbed wire or heavy carries, this endurance event is sure to challenge each participant and push them to their limits. That being said, this race will inspire you to to make new friends, and work together towards reaching the common goal of the finish line.

30+ Miles & 60 Obstacles (Ultra Distance):

50k, 60 obstacles, unlimited excitement, this ultra length spartan race is the first of its kind. Ultra-endurance sports fans are sure to love this new challenge, and it will be sure to test your limits and push you far out of your comfort zone.

12+ Miles & 30-35 Obstacles (Beast Distance):

With 30 obstacles and a half marathon standing between you and glory, this Beast distance spartan race is sure to push you to limits you have never dreamed you would go. The perfect test of your endurance, your strength, and your ability to push on through adversity, the unpredictable mountain terrain and weather will make the finish that much more badass.

Kids Race:

Spartan Race isn't just for adults, and this Spartan Kids race offers a 2 mile, 1 mile, and 1/2 mile race for all future Spartans. The races are based on age, and will have obstacles for the kids to tackle,

Logistics and schedule

Your registration fee now includes bag check. A merchandise discount is also included in your registration packet. There will be an on-site parking charge of $10 for this event, please bring cash.

Saturday Ultra - MANDATORY pre-race packet pickup on Friday, April 24th at the venue.

5:00: Registration opens

6:00: Elite Men and Women Start Time

6:15: Age Group Start Time

6:30 - 7:00: Open Start Times

7:00: Last Heat

**Saturday Beast
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7:30: Elite Men

7:45: Elite Women
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8:00 - 8:30:** Age Group Start Times
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8:45 - 12:45:** Morning Start Times

13:00: Afternoon Start Times

TBD - Last Saturday Beast Heat (will be posted on Spartan website 10 days prior to event day)

**Sunday Beast

9:00** Elite Men
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9:15:** Elite Women
9:30 - 10:00: Age Group Start Times

10:15 - 12:45: Morning Start Times

TBD - Last Sunday Beast Heat (will be posted on Spartan website 10 days prior to event day)

Please arrive an hour and a half before your start time. This gives you plenty of time to park, pick up your packet, drop your stuff at bag check, and get warmed up.

Spectators

Spartan loves Spectators
Most USA venues will require one to purchase a Festival Pass to gain entry as a spectator, so check on the race's specific event page for pricing. Typically, the fee is $25 when purchased on race day. Kids 13 and under are free. There is no spectator age limit.
With the Festival Pass, you get a coupon at registration (redeemable at the merchandise tent). Additionally you will have viewing access of some obstacles, the start and finish line, the vendor tents, and hot food for sale on the grounds. Enjoy music while watching your friends and loved ones slip and slide through the Spartan course, from the Spartan festival grounds. Raffles, entertainment, spectator challenges, free muddy hugs from Spartan athletes, and all the other festival perks makes spectating all worth while. The next ticket you will want to buy will be a race entry.

Yes, but can I get on the course to watch my racer?
As for roaming the course or watching each obstacle, each course will have different restrictions. On some ski mountains, you can take a ski lift to the top where there will be obstacles to watch. At ALL events, the festival area is situated within sight of at least 6 obstacles where you can catch your family and friends.

My Junior Spartan(s) are in the Kids Race, do I need to purchase a Festival Pass?
Each Kids Race registration includes two free Festival Passes per FAMILY. If you have one child registered, you'll get two free passes. If you have two children registered, you'll still only receive two free passes. There is no need to register these spectators online ahead of time - just show up with your mini-spartans and check in with them at the Kids Race registration line.

What can I bring into the race with me?
You'll want to check the Athlete Guide and/or Event Page for your specific event for any special guidelines on what you may/may not bring into an event. However, as a general rule, outside food and drink, coolers, and tents are not allowed. You are welcome to bring folding chairs, backpacks, etc.

Volunteers

As a Spartan Race Volunteer, you will ensure that racers and spectators have an epic experience. Along with a sense of extreme pride and sheer joy from helping out a ton of people you've never met before, there's a lot to gain from becoming a Spartan Volunteer.

Head over to https://www.spartan.com/en/about/volunteers to sign up.

How to get there

200 NJ-94, Vernon Township, NJ 07462, USA

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Address: 200 Route 94, Vernon, NJ, 07462.

Parking

All racer and spectator parking is located off site at 200 Route 94, Vernon, NJ 07462. Parking is $10 per car. $20 per van. $50 per bus or RV. CASH ONLY. The parking lot is a 20 minute shuttle ride to the race venue. Space is limited, so please carpool.

Frequently asked questions
FAQ
How do I get my start time and barcode?
Start times and barcodes can be found on the Spartan event webpage. You will have to enter your email address under the start times tab for your race, and this will give you your barcode and entry. Please print and bring this with you on race day.
FAQ
Will I receive anything in the post prior to race day?
You will not receive anything by post before race day. You will receive a confirmation email for your registration and important emails regarding race information, however, all registration packets, bib numbers, finisher shirts, and medals will not be mailed. You will pick them up on site of the event.
FAQ
What happens if I can't complete an obstacle?
It is strongly discouraged to skip an obstacle, however, if you cannot complete or overcome an obstacle during the race there is a mandatory set of burpees that must be completed before you can move on with the race. This will apply for all the obstacles on the course.
FAQ
Is there a time limit for this event?
There is no time limit, and participants are encouraged to take as much time as they need to complete the course. In longer distance events, there may be cutoffs for safety concerns, however, these will be published on the event page 10-14 days before the race.
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