Tough Viking have a race series for the elite to fight for the glory as the best Obstacle Racer in the Nordic regions. You apply for the races series as you sign up for the elite start heat in each race. If you register for Elite, you compete only in the Elite class and not in an age class. Only athletes starting in the elite heat will be a contender for the series. For places 1-10 in each race points are rewarded. The top four (4) best results during the season will be added together and the athlete with the highest combined score will be crowned as the winner. The 15km race at the Royal Djurgården in Stockholm is mandatory.

Race classes
Men
Women

Sign up
Apply to the elite starting heat when signing up. To apply you should run 10 km sub 38 minutes (men) and 42 minutes (women). Other top merits from races must be registered and will be considered.

To apply and sign up
http://toughviking.com

OCR World Championship
The top 5 in each competition class have qualified for the World Championship. Those who have qualified for the World Championship should add a link to our result list when signing up for OCR WC. If you have any questions, please email [email protected]

Current standings 2022

Male
Name and points total

Martin Bäckström 200
Jørgen Tresselt 160
Ulf Petersen 90
Sami Maamela 60
Jens Edberg 60
Leon Kofoed 50
Andreas Marshall 40
Per-Ola Fagerström 38
Pontus Sjöblom 38
Oskar Uhrbom 36
Alexander Lidberg 36
Wilhelm Karlsson  34
Kristoffer Adolfsen  34
Philip Thudén 32
Markus Johansen Westgaard 32
Robert Endre  30
Mathias Sandstedt 30

Female
Name and points total

Yoie Bohlin 200
Malin Dahlbäck 110
Siri Englund 80
Sara Forsström 80
Pia Kind 78
Madeleine Larsson 60
Tindra Apell 50
Karin Hesslow 40
Madeleine Paldan 38
Sara Forsström 36
Linda Wiese 36
Vanja Karlsson 34
Gunhild Stølen 32
Cecilia Haglund 30

Series/Tour system
The top 10 best athletes get series points. Series points can be acquired in each Tough Viking standard race. Points will be on the webpage to follow the leader board during the season. Your rank in the Tough Viking series is based on your four (4) best results in Tough Viking races during 2022. Tough Viking Stockholm, Djurgården at the 27th of August 2022 is mandatory.

 
Rules
Participants that race in the Elite group are not allowed to help each other in any way around the course or on the obstacles.
You are not allowed to receive assistance from the audience or any other way during the race.
As an elite racer you should stick to the middle of the course and not take any easy side at any time. Obstacles shall be claimed in the middle or next to the middle.
If you do not refer to the rules you will be disqualified.

Pointsystem
1st place: 100 points
2nd place: 80 points
3rd place: 60 points
4th place: 50 points
5th place: 40 points
6th place: 38 points
7th place: 36 points
8th place: 34 points
9th place: 32 points
10th place: 30 points