OCR European Championship
Date & Location
The OCR European Championship in Germany will be held on Sunday June 4, 2017. The location of OCR EC 2017 is Büdinger forest/ Büdinger Wald in Wächtersbach near Frankfurt am Main. Visit our accommodation & travel page for further information.
Special guest: Coach Pain
Coach Pain will be at OCR EC 2017 to meet, greet & motivate you at the start line. Coach Pain has been an announcer & motivational speaker for well-known races such as Spartan and the OCRWC. He’s also an experienced fitness coach and nutrition specialist. Find out more about Coach Pain.
Course & Distance
Number of obstacles
Rural, hilly and wooded area
Check the video below to get an impression of the OCR EC 2017 location.
The OCR European Championship in Germany has 3 divisions.
Elite (male & female)
Age group (male & female)
8 Age categeories: 16+ | 18-24 | 25-29 | 30-34 | 35-39 | 40-44 | 45-49 | 50+
Journeyman & Journeywoman
Journeyman & Journeywoman is our open heat without any qualification requirements. Everyone is welcome to register for the journeyman/journeywoman category. Are you an OCR athlete outside Europe? You can join us too! Journeyman/journeywoman will have the same course and obstacles as the elite and age group categories. However, in this division there will be non-cash prizes for the winners.
Only European athletes are allowed to compete in Elite & Age group categories.
How to qualify for OCR European Championshop?
To compete in the Elite & Age group category of OCR EC 2017 athletes are required to qualify. You have to be qualified before May 30, 2017 to compete at OCR EC of 2017. Athletes can qualify at 50+ events throughout Europe. More information about qualification requirements and qualifying events, please check our qualify page for more info. Please send your proof of qualification to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can verify and send you an official confirmation.
You can register first and send proof of your qualification later. Planning on qualifying in March, April or later? We advice you to register first if you don’t wanna miss out! Tickets for OCR EC 2017 in Frankfurt are limited. Find out more at our registration section.
Prize money will be rewarded to the top 3 athletes in Elite category and top 3 in Age group categories.
Further information, questions or requests
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