This weekend thousands of the East Coast’s’ fittest and fastest athletes will converge in Vermont, for one of the Spartan Race’s notorious and gruelling events, the 12-mile Spartan Best.
The event kicks off this Saturday, September 22 and will see countless competitors battle it out over the obstacle course in an attempt to be crowned with the weekends fastest time.
Joining them will be none other than Tommy and Bobbie Jo Hackenbruck, the coach and owners of Ute CrossFit, who’s team this year won the 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games Affiliate Cup.
Tommy will competing in the Killington Beast, but it is his Bobbie Jo who places a real threat this weekend. After taking 1st in a Spartan Race in 2011 and 2nd earlier this year, Bobbie Jo’s knowledge and experience could see her take another win in Vermont.
Both Hackenburk’s are fierce competitors so it will be interesting to see how this CrossFit power couple fare this weekend.
You can check out Tommy talking about a recent Spartan Race below.