Which Spartan Beast is the easiest?

Side-by-side Spartan Beast Comparison As you can see, and much to my surprise, there’s a huge change in difficulty depending on which race you run. The Killington race in Vermont remains the hardest Spartan Beast within the US while Seattle is the easiest.

How long does it take to complete a Spartan Beast?

Tip 7 – Longer Run =Additional Fuel On a short obstacle course you will need water and food for a few hours. The Beast took me 9 hours 39 minutes to complete. You need to plan to eat some type of meal on a longer course.

Which Spartan obstacle is the hardest?

4 Spartan Obstacles MOST Racers Struggle With

  • Beater. We know grip and pull strength endurance are critical to obstacle success, and lacking it can be detrimental, says Culp.
  • Olympus.
  • Twister.
  • Spear Throw.

How hard is a Spartan Beast race?

The ultimate Spartan test; a soul crushing half marathon with 30 obstacles. You’ll rarely find a Beast on flat ground, so your legs will burn with brutal ascents and descents. The Beast is notorious around the world for its difficulty.

Do you need a hydration pack for Spartan Beast?

Whether you’re training for your next Spartan Super, Beast, or Ultra you know staying hydrated is essential. In fact, your performance in the race is directly linked to it.

What should I eat before a Spartan Beast?

Examples of pre-race meals include:

  • Oatmeal with nut/oat/low-fat milk and fresh fruit, topped with walnuts or almonds.
  • Greek yogurt with nuts, fruit, and a piece of toast.
  • A piece of toast with natural almond or peanut butter, and a banana.

How many calories do you burn during a Spartan race?

All in all, shoot for between 90-200 calories per hour, with 30-60 grams of carbs, and include some protein.

What happens if you can’t complete a Spartan obstacle?

If you fail an obstacle it’s 30 burpees before you move on. Remember, Spartans earn their medals — only take one if you’re willing to complete all your burpees.

How do I prepare for a Spartan Beast?

What You Need to Know About Running a Spartan Beast

  1. You NEED to Have a Tried and True Nutrition Plan.
  2. Don’t Underestimate … Anything.
  3. Plan Your Outfit Strategically.
  4. Make Friends and Help Each Other.
  5. This Race Is 99.9% Mental, So Own It.

How many calories do you burn in a Spartan Beast?