From August 5 to August 23, all Spartan Virtual Race distances will be available to run — any time, any day. Enter the all-new Battle Mode by racing as many Spartan Virtual Races as possible in those three weeks. Earn points with every race you crush, and represent your state or country on the global stage.
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Battle Mode is an optional mode of racing open from August 5 to August 23, 2020. Athletes participating must complete and submit as many Virtual Races as possible in that time frame. Virtual Races can be completed and submitted at any time in this time frame.
Athletes will accumulate points based on the Virtual Race distances they complete. See below for the full points system.
Battle Mode Point Structure
Racers will be ranked on the global leaderboard based on the amount of points they accumulate.
Mountain Mode may be completed by doing the following exercises:
For all distances, the running alternative request is one minute of high knee jumping jacks before each obstacle as well as one minute following the final obstacle.
On August 22-23, complete a Spartan Virtual Trifecta (Sprint, Super and Beast or Ultra), and you'll qualify for the Trifecta World Championship in Sparta, Greece.
The Trifecta World Championship will be held on November 5-8. Click below to submit your email for more information on this epic event.
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To submit your Spartan Virtual Race, you must do the following:
1. Complete a Spartan Virtual Race. You may complete any distance on a given race weekend, regardless of whether you registered for the in-person event.
2. Post proof that you finished on social (video, photo, GPS tracker, Strava activity, or other proof.). Tag @Spartan and use your event’s corresponding hashtag. Sprint finishers should tag with #SpartanVirtualSprint, Super finishers should tag with #SpartanVirtualSuper, etc.
3. Click the button below to submit your information by Sunday at 11:59 PM local time on the weekend of your event. You will need to create a Spartan Account, after which you'll be able to submit your Spartan Virtual Race results.
After that, you'll earn a virtual medal, certificate and spot on the global leaderboards.
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