CLAW COURSE

8.5-MILE HARDER COURSE

THE TOUGHER COURSE

Of the two races are two courses, Claw and Fang, the Claw course provides a longer distance with more trail running and obstacles challenges to push you to the next level.

Coveted by elite athletes and anyone who loves a good challenge. This course features over 8-miles of hills, trails, and obstacles challenges just like our Fang course but includes a 3-mile ruck loop with a brutal hill and an extended single-track trail running with the weighted ruck to give you the ultimate Grit OCR challenge that is guaranteed to test your strength and endurance to the next level.  You will scream at it. You will be in pain. You hate it. You will love it when you cross that finish line!

 

2022 Claw Medal
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CLAW OBSTACLE SEQUENCE

There are a total of 20 obstacles on the Claw course. The following is the sequence of obstacles when going through the race.

  1. Hardkour Wall 
  2. Boo’s Closet
  3. Flaming Legs
  4. Dennis The Menace
  5. Hammer Time
  6. Yolk’d
  7. 2020
  8. Hell on Wheels
  9. Jacob’s Ladder
  10. Dragon’s Spine
  1. Cargo Crawl
  2. Multirig
  3. Hardkour Wall
  4. Ruck
  5. Sidewinder
  6. Out of Gas
  7. Over It Hurdles
  8. Flip This House
  9. They See Me Rollin’
  10. Rise
Boo's Closet

*No penalties, all obstacles are required for competitive waves, optional for general open. 

CLAW ELEVATION PROFILE

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Disclaimer: Please note that race information here represents what is planned for the Grit OCR events. Locations, course variations, obstacles, and changes may apply depending on conditions, availability, and improvements. We strive to make the best race experience for participants. Thank you for understanding.

AID-STATIONS

There will be a total of 4-stations on the Claw course and the Fang course will have 3-stations, you can stop to hydrate and refuel. All stations will have water, electrolytes, and energy gels. Key stations will have additional snacks and foods to help keep you going and finish strong!

OBSTACLES

The race will feature a wide variety of obstacles, including physical obstacle structures, carries, signature obstacles, and environmental challenges, each is designed to test the strength and endurance of your whole body, pushing you to the next level of fitness for a better YOU! Learn more on the obstacles page.

COURSE CONDITIONS

The Grit OCR course is a combination of single and double track trails with some sections going onto fire access roads and old paved roads. The course offers a wide variety of conditions from packed dirt, loose rocky gravel, soft dirt, sandy creek beds, small ravines to well-traversed trails.

COURSE MARKINGS

The course will be marked with flagging tape throughout the entire course to guide you through each obstacle. In addition to flagging tape, there will be signs at key locations to help make sure you turn the right direction. Follow the flagging tape and signs and you won't get lost.

YOUR GRIT OCR EWR DATE:

APRIL 29, 2023

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SPONSORS

We are currently accepting applications for 2023 sponsors and vendors, discover how to grow your business as an official race sponsor.

Thank you to all our 2022 sponsors and vendors, their support made it an awesome experience for everyone.

Don't let challenges define you instead, let them inspire you.

Nicole Wright