John Penland, Young and Hungry

Interview by Kurt McIntire

04 19 19

Today let’s say hi 👋 to John Penland, @johnpenland_ocr, 2017 OCR World Champion at the 15k course for < 18 age group, and Spartan Pro Team member. This incredible athlete has 8 strong showings already in 2019, and an 11th place ranking in this year’s Spartan World Elite Series.

John Penland
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John’s #gearlist:

Shorts: Virus AU11 Bioceramic Tech Shorts

JP: My Virus compression shorts are comfortable, stylish, and have literally saved my butt from barbwire on several occasions.

Nutrition: EndurElite PerformElite Pre-Workout

JP: My PerformElite gives me the burst of energy to start strong and carry through the finish.

John’s favorite moment of race day:

JP: My favorite part of race day is the finish line, recollecting on epic battles and leaving everything out in the race.

Where you can find John next:

JP: My next race will be the Montana Beast. I look forward to leaving the swamps 🛶 and heading to the mountains 🏔.