Citizens Bank Park, home of the Phillies, is hosting its third Spartan Race on Saturday, November 14, 2015. Spartan Race, the world's leading obstacle racing series, was voted Outside Magazine's "Best Obstacle Race." With more than one million participants and 240 events planned around the globe in 2015, Spartan Race is trailblazing the creation of one of the fastest growing sports in the world.
For one day only, fans will have a chance to run a time trial through one of the best ballparks in Major League Baseball, Citizens Bank Park! Spartan Race will set up the obstacles around the interior of the ballpark, using existing structures and contours along with specially-designed obstacles.
To make it even more special, Phillies fans will receive exclusive VIP pricing of 20% off the registration price using the promotional code: "PHILLIES". Registration is open to all. Parents can register their children under 13 years old for the Kids Race.
Spectators are also welcome, and can register to attend at no charge. Individuals and teams can go to www.SpartanRace.com/CitizensBankPark to register and learn more. All participants will go home with a finisher's medal, a T-shirt and a great sense of accomplishment. To see the official video of the event from past years, go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FvX_R3PogmA (2014) or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AuzAdyzuDn0 (2013).
"Spartan Race is very excited to return to Citizens Bank Park in 2015. To be able to compete in a Spartan Race at one of the nation's best ballparks is such a unique experience for Spartan and Phillies fans alike," said CEO and Spartan founder Joe DeSena. "You may not think you have it in you…but you do. And you'll see what you're capable of on November 14."