Ryan Atkins, Robert Killian and Cody Moat Battle for Top Spot in the Men’s Elite Race at Blue Mountain
2013 Spartan Race Women’s World Champion Amelia Boone Takes on Lindsay Webster and Claude Godbout in the Women’s Elite Race
Digital Coverage Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
STAMFORD, Conn. – September 14, 2015 – NBC Sports Group continues its coverage of the 2015 Reebok Spartan Race season, tomorrow at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN, from Blue Mountain Ski Resort in Palmerton, Pa.
Featuring one of the longest and highest elevation courses of the season (8 miles and 3200 feet of elevation gain), participants competed through dirt, mud, and 32 different obstacles. Women’s Elite Series competitors included 2013 Spartan Race Women’s World Champion Amelia Boone, Lindsay Webster and Claude Godbout. Ryan Atkins, Robert Killian and Cody Moat battled for the top spot in the Men’s Elite Series race.
Click here for a preview: http://www.nbcsports.com/video/spartan-race-returns-nbcsn-sept-15
Veteran host and play-by-play announcer Sal Masekela will call the action for the telecast. Masekela will be joined by field reporter Christmas Abbott.
NBC and NBCSN will telecast six Reebok Spartan Races during the 2015 season, culminating with the 2015 Reebok Spartan Race World Championship in Lake Tahoe on Sunday, December 20 at 3 p.m. ET on NBC. Following the success of its debut season, the 2015 Spartan Race Series features updated obstacles, new race locations, and many of the world’s best athletes competing for $500,000 in cash and prizes, and the title of Reebok Spartan Race World Champion. During each telecast, viewers will be provided a front-row seat to competitors tackling a gauntlet of obstacles, including fire jumps, aerial traverses over water, challenging rope climbs and barbed wire crawls.
REMAINING REEBOK SPARTAN RACES ON NBC AND NBCSN
|Tues., September 15||Palmerton, Pa.||10 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Tues., October 13||Washougal, Wa.||10 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Tues., November 17||Vernon, NJ.||10:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sun., December 20||Lake Tahoe, Calif.||3 p.m.||NBC|
All races shown on NBC and NBCSN will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC
Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets. For more info, click here: http://stream.nbcsports.com/liveextra/
Encore presentations of NBC and NBCSN’s coverage of Reebok Spartan Races are available on NBCSN, NBC Sports Regional Sports Networks, and Universal Sports Network.
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