Why did Titia start with OCR?

I’ve had heard of the obstacle course races before, but I thought: ‘Who wants to go voluntary running through the mud and get all dirty?’ So when some guys of my bootcamp squad said they wanted to join a race in the neighborhood I was not really the first to say yes. But after some convincing of them I finally joined. It was the Tough Ten Miles race in Oldenzaal (NLD) in February so freezing cold!

However, while I was running, I thought: ‘He this is actually going really good!’ I like the fact that it is so variable and tough and I just had the energy to keep going. In the end I’d past half of the bootcamp guys and I’ve finished 3rd in the women category. And not unimportant: there was a hot tub at the finish line! So that’s how I’ve got the OCR virus.

And while I signed up the next year for the Strongmanrun I saw you could even qualify for the World Championships. So I convinced a friend to train for the qualification and if we both were qualified, we should go to Ohio. We both did and the rest is history, that made really a difference for me to step up my training game.

Geef een reactie

Vul je gegevens in of klik op een icoon om in te loggen.

WordPress.com logo

Je reageert onder je WordPress.com account. Log uit /  Bijwerken )

Google photo

Je reageert onder je Google account. Log uit /  Bijwerken )


Je reageert onder je Twitter account. Log uit /  Bijwerken )

Facebook foto

Je reageert onder je Facebook account. Log uit /  Bijwerken )

Verbinden met %s

Deze site gebruikt Akismet om spam te bestrijden. Ontdek hoe de data van je reactie verwerkt wordt.