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Episode Eight - Adrian Bijanada, founder of OCRWC

The OCRWC Podcast

Back in 2013, Adrian Bijanada had an idea... the very next year he delivered the first Obstacle Course Racing World Championships. Backed by an incredible team and a vision to deliver life-changing moments for the athletes, the event has gone from strength to strength. We chat about the struggles and triumphs of the past, the future of OCR, and the plans for this year. 2021 is promising to be the biggest and best World Championship event that OCR has yet seen, a true homecoming for athletes, supporters, and friends.


11 Aug 2021

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199. History of OCRWC with Adrian Bijanada!

Obstacle Running Adventures

We all know that OCRWC in Stratton, VT was cancelled this year.  I, like many many others was upset by this but figured that we could celebrate OCRWC and all the work that Adrian and his team do in a different way! I reached out to Adrian Bijanada to come on the show so we could discuss his athletic background, the history of OCRWC, highlights over the years, as well as important lessons that he has learned from past events! 0:00 - 2:15 - Intro 2:15 - 10:28 - Quick News 10:28 - 11:06 - Content Preface 11:06 - 1:05:49 - Adrian Bijanada Interview 1:05:49 - End - Outro Kaci Monroe's Baby Davis and Chace: Hot Takes on Scalping Survival of the FITtest Results MBD Sober for 21 Years Fort Worth to Dallas Running Bros Trinity River 50 Miler Hildervat Results Cassandra Ohman's Dad Secret Link Make Sure to Check Out an OCRWC Event in the Future! Join the OCRWC Athlete Facebook Group Follow OCRWC on Instagram OCR Discord (Get Josh to Talk About How Much He Loves OCRWC) Related Episodes: 84. North American OCR Championships 3k and 15k with Elites! 86. West Point Spartan Sprint and North American OCR Championships Relay and Charity 7k! 136. North American OCR Championships 3k and 15k with Elites! 137. North American OCR Championships Team Relay and Charity 7k! Also Terrain Race with Dustin Dorough! Next week's episode will be episode 200, join us live 11/1 @2pm EST!  The OCR Report Support us on Patreon for exclusive content and access to our Facebook group For a podcast shirt, send $20 to Katelyn-Ritter-8 on Venmo with your size and address Use coupon code "adventure" for 10% off MudGear products Use coupon code "ocrreport20" for 20% off Caterpy products Like us on Facebook: Obstacle Running Adventures Follow our podcast on Instagram: @ObstacleRunningAdventures Write us an email: obstaclerunningadventures@gmail.com Subscribe on Youtube: MStefano Running Intro music - "Streaker" by: Straight Up Outro music - "Iron Paw" by: Dubbest

1hr 11mins

27 Oct 2020

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Ocr Unedited Episode 15: It's a Canada Day special with Adrian Bijanada, Adventurey CEO and Founder.

OCR Unedited Podcast

Ocr Unedited Episode 15: It's a Canada Day special with Adrian Bijanada, Adventurey CEO and Founder. Adrian shares some Adventurey history with Juan and Dave and explains why this year's World Championship had to be postponed to 2021--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app


1 Jul 2020

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Special Episode!! NORAM Course Preview with Adrian Bijanada

Link Endurance Podcast

In this special episode Mo chats with NORAM race director Adrian Bijanada about the upcoming North American Obstacle Racing Championships. We discuss: New obstacles Course changes from last year How to be efficient and patient on obstacles The unexpected challenges of putting together a race on a mountain Pro field and more!!  If you are going to NORAM you NEED to listen to this episode!


4 Aug 2019

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Season Two; Episode #42: Adrian Bijanada 100m World Champs

Obstacle Dominator

Beni and Hunter nail down the owner of the OCR World Championship organization, Adrian Bijanada, for an interview about the release of the new 100m OCR World Championship event. They chat about... -The format, purpose and available details of the course... -What is going on and what to do when certain race companies aren't paying out what they owe for prize money -Hunter's predictions for the Iceland Spartan championships... ...and much more! Get connected with Adrian: Instagram: @adrianbij Questions, comments or feedback? Leave 'em below, and click here to leave your questions now...Music courtesy Skorge - Sail (AWOLNATION Dubstep Rmx)

1hr 3mins

7 Dec 2018

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Ep 43: OCRWC Founder Adrian Bijanada & American OCR Association

Strength & Speed OCR: Obstacle Course Racing Lessons From Other Sports

Founder of OCR World Championships, Adrian Bijanada, joines Evan to discuss the plethora of OCR acronyms and the future of the sport.  They discuss the recent creation of the American Obstacle Course Racing Association, if the International OCR Union is still around, how he views Obstacle Sports Racing Federation and more.  The episode ends with Adrian providing teasers of his three championship events, Enduro 24 in Australia, NORAM in Vermont and OCRWC in UK. This episode is brought to you by Health IQ, as an athlete you deserve lower rates on life insurance.  Click on the link and find out if you qualify for savings today.  


28 Feb 2018

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OCR United, USOCRC and OCRWC with Adrian Bijanada

Overcome and Run

In this episode Heather talks to Adrian Bijanada, the guy behind OCRWC, USOCRC and OCR United. She starts out finding out the idea that started OCRWC and how it has grown. Adrian shares that he doesn’t want OCRWC to grow so large it loses its core values though. He also talks about what to expect in 2017. He couldn’t share any details, but he said there will be obstacles that have never been seen before. He talks about what led to USOCRC, and how he found out about the course from Mark Ballas owner of Green Beret Challenge, and hints towards what to look forward to this year. Lastly, he shared the concept of OCR United and how its bringing races together in a way that benefits racers. We all found out that the first two races on board were Conquer the Gauntlet and Bonefrog Challenge, but he tells us that there are more coming soon. Evan Perperis sent us his book “Strength & Speed's Guide to Elite Obstacle Course Racing” to check out. We will read it and get back to you with some additional details. In the meantime, head on over to teamstrengthspeed.com and check out their new podcast or order the book. This episode is sponsored by Lucky 13 Coaching with Nickademus Hollon. You can get your Overcome and Run race jersey made by MudGear in our Gear Shop. Make sure you are following everything we are doing by taking a look at our Instagram,  Facebook and joining our mailing list!


13 Mar 2017

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USOCR Championships with Adrian Bijanada

Obstacle Racing Media Podcast

On today's show we talk to Adrian Bijanada about his new baby the U.S. OCR Championships. Adrian and his company have been producing the USOCR World Championships since 2014. This is the first "secondary" event he and his team have created. We also get to hear about Matt's recent incarceration. Todays Podcast is sponsored by: Udder Mud Run – Use code ORM for $10 off this race that takes place August 5, 2017. Obstacle Guard – Code ORM gets you 10% off all orders in the U.S. Show Notes: Look back on OCRWC beginnings in this Dec 2013 article. That fateful run last Friday on Strava.


24 Feb 2017

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OCRWC Preview with Adrian Bijanada

Obstacle Racing Media Podcast

Episode 102 - Today’s episode is a conversation with Adrian Bijanada, the man who created The Obstacle Racing World Championships. What started as a vision is now fast becoming a reality in Ohio next weekend. Adrian answers questions about every question we threw at him including qualifications, prize money, course markings, penalties, future race sites and much much more. Enjoy.


16 Oct 2014