OCR series Strong Viking Warstein

The last week of September was the second race in the OCR series of Strong Viking at beer haven Warstein. It was a new place for the OCR series, so we were curious what it would bring us!

The start of the elite wave was already early in the morning and due to a long traveling distance, the departure was already the day before. Titia took off with a quick start, which seems to be in advantage because the first obstacle was rope climbing and a cue is quickly formed if you are somewhere in the middle of the group.

Titia: ‘For a long period, till 4km, I managed to maintain the second spot, but I knew I couldn’t hold that spot for long with the strong competitors in this field who were starting a bit in the back. And indeed one by one some strong girls overtook me as I struggled to maintain my pace. At one point I figured out my nutrition was lost somewhere on the track, which wasn’t helping! However, a nice 7th place in the top 10 elite was the best I could do and I am still very proud!’

Click <a href="http://<iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FOCRSeries%2Fvideos%2F663675570706143%2F&show_text=0&width=560&quot; width="560" height="315" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowTransparency="true" allowFullScreen="true">here for a link of the video of the race

This was the last OCR series race of 2019, the coming races are starting in March 2020. Titia is adding: ‘First the focus is of course on the World Championships in 2 weeks in London. I don’t expect any big results but I am really aiming to keep my wristband, which is going to be a challenge. After that, finally a resting period is well deserved!’

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