Welcome to the Bootneck Blog!

 

Check back regularly for all the latest Bootneck Challenge news!

This is the best place to find out about new events, perilous new obstacles, all the latest Bootneck Bootcamp training videos and the continuing adventures of Bootie the Monkey.

You may also see the odd fot while enjoying the tales of a battle hardened Bootneck who really knows how to spin a dit.

Ambassador Profile: Desi Gillespie

Hey I’m Desi, I have been taking part in OCRs for approximately 5 years from 5km to 25km. I love training at Crossfit Oakham to aid all elements of fitness which is why we are taking part in the Bootneck Challenge as a team. All the elements of an OCR aids helps a team develop not only physical skills but supporting each other with the mental challenges.

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Ambassador Profile: Clare Lackworthy

I have been involved in OCR for around 4 years now starting off with the Wolf Run. I can now be found either taking part in a race or at the event stand for Runflex, happy to chat and give advice about races, clothing and designs. Team Runflex came about a year ago and a incorporates both elite and fun runners some of who you will have seen out and about. This is your opportunity to be part of the Runflex Army and run under the Runflex team name.

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Ambassador Profile: Alison Marron

I was introduced to OCR in 2011 and was immediately hooked to the buzz and great feeling of taking part and achieving something.

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Gym Vs Gym Endurance Run

Tired of treadmills? Bored with bicep curls? It may be time to scale a wall, climb a cargo net and get as muddy as you can! If you are after a fun, awesome and different workout that cultivates your endurance, strength and agility then Bootneck Challenge has it covered!

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Bootneck Ambassador - Claire Pallett

A few years ago, a friend suggested I joined them on the 'Iron Run', that was my first taste of an OCR and I loved it! Fast forward to today and I have completed many races, including the infamous "Double Mucker" at the Rat Race. The support I have received during my journey has been nothing short of amazing.

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Chris Fleetwood

My first race was Survival of the Fittest back in 2012 – I absolutely loved it. The camaraderie of the event was amazing.

I’ve always kept reasonably fit but never enjoyed running. The great thing about OCR is that whatever the distance, it’s broken up by the ‘fun stuff’ (to me, anyway!). 

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Wittering Grange, Wansford, Peterborough PE8 6NR, United Kingdom

Grange Farm is conveniently located between the north Cambridgeshire villages of Wittering and Wansford, within easy reach of Peterborough, Leicester, Nottingham, Cambridge and London.

BOOTNECK CHALLENGE LOCATION

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Bootneck Bootcamp is the opportunity for you to partake in what we call "phys"! What differentiates us from other military units is that 99.99% of Commandos love working out and engaging in all forms of physical activity!

Whether you join us on one of our training days or subscribe to our video workouts, you’ll be sure to be "race fit" for the day to tackle your Bootneck Challenge.

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BOOTNECK BOOTCAMP

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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How old do I have to be to enter?

Who should enter Bootneck Challenge?

What happens if the weather is bad?

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JOIN US ON FACEBOOK & TWITTER

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Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter for all the latest news from Bootneck Challenge.

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REVIEWS

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See what people have to say about previous events:

"Hoofing" event... great crew and fantastic marshals who were well distributed throughout the course, giving directions and loads of encouragement..
Well done & thanks Rachel & Graham
Graham Burton

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MUDSTACLE

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MUD - OBSTACLES - RUNNING
Mudstacle are the hub of the UK's obstacle course racing and mud running community.

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My Sports and More Ltd will be at Bootneck challenge with a great range of footwear, clothing, nutrition and tech.

They are the only company to allow part exchange of your old sports watch towards a new Garmin so have a chat with them on the day.
In addition they will have with them action cameras for hire at just £30. That includes the camera, chest harness and the memory card in the price . So why not hire a camera to record all those muddy memories for just £30.

Check out My Sports and More on Facebook where you can message them and pre book the hire or visit the website at www.mysportsandmore.com

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MY SPORTS & MORE

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The HORSEBOX is coming...

Bootneck Challenge have secured the Horsebox to be at the event across the two days. So once you have finished your challenge you can get warmed up with a great Coffee and Toasted Sandwich!
These are the best toasties you will ever have!
www.thehorseboxuk.com

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GAINZ FITNESS

Bootneck Challenge have partnered up with Gainz Fitness. Along with the Male and Female Winners on both days getting a gift from Gainz, they will also have a stand at the event so you can pick up some awesome Fitness clothing, take a look at their site
www.gainzfitness.co.uk

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