Carrie Adams aka Carrie RADams is a writer, working mom, endurance athlete, woman of CrossFit, and clean-eating enthusiast. RADams is also a Pilates instructor living and working in the Midwest. She started the Spartan Chicked movement and her posts are often editorial in nature, telling the stories of our athletes and giving our community insight [...]
Jason Jaksetic is an elite triathlete and ultra runner immersed in ultra-distance training at Spartan HQ in Pittsfield, VT. His main focus at Spartan Race is bringing you the Spartan Workout of the Day (WOD) and other fitness postings. Eight years ago Jason came to running as a total beginner struggling to just finish mid [...]
Chris Davis Hometown: Atlanta, GA Age: 34 Max Weight: 696lbs – 6/29/2009 Current Weight: 333.2lbs – 5/16/2012 Goal Weight: 200lbs – 9/1/2012 I am a computer nerd who is trying to become healthier. I started my journey to a healthy life style after one my co-workers passed away from heart complications at the age of [...]
Dr. Jeff Godin earned his Ph.D. in Exercise Science/ Kinesiology at the University of Connecticut and his MS in Exercise Science/ Human Performance at Bridgewater State College. Jeff is certified by the American College of Sports Medicine, the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and the International Society for Sports Nutrition. He has worked in the [...]
I am a normal, average woman. I played sports and was an outdoor activities enthusiast as a child, in high school, and college, but was never really good at anything fitness related in particular. I enjoyed competition, but never won at anything. After graduating from college, life just happened and I found myself doing less [...]
Rose-Marie Jarry is a Spartan racer, former track and field athlete and the creator of Kronobar, a line of all-natural protein and energy bars. Rose-Marie provides healthy and energy-packed recipes for our Spartan Performance Nutrition blogs.
Rob DeCillis is strength and conditioning coach and an avid obstacle course racer. He is the owner of Combat Trainer Strength Systems, the only Training for Warriors location on Long Island. His first Spartan Race was in Tuxedo, NY in 2011. This race was a humbling experience for him and he made immediate changes to [...]
For the past ten years Joe DiStefano been heavily addicted to researching and continuously learning about the human body, how it should move, and how it needs to be fueled. Joe’s specialties include human movement, alternative nutritional and lifestyle strategies for weight loss, stress management, and heart disease prevention, and business development. Joe is the Co-Founder the Spartan Coaching program [...]