Hobie Call

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Hobie Call at the SUPERHERO SCRAMBLE race in Miami, FL at Oleta River State Park, March 24, 2012

Hobie Call (born 1977) is an American obstacle course racer.[1] Call is a multiple-time winner of the Spartan Race, an obstacle race with challenges similar to those found in the television program American Gladiators.[2]

A native of Utah, he is the father of five children.[3]

Call won the Scramble Gamble at the Superhero Scramble race in Miami, FL on March 12, 2012. He finished first with a time of 33:29 and won a cash purse of $2,000. Hobie also ran in and won the Scramble Gamble race in Waldo, FL on July 28, 2012 with a finishing time of 27:05.[4] Since, Hobie has won many Superhero Scrambles.

Call took the first win of the Spartan Race season in Southern California. He finished the 8 mile course in under an hour.[5]

He was 2nd place male at the 2012 Spartan Race Championships at Killington, VT [6] and the first place male competitor at the 2013 Spartan Race Championship at Killington, VT.[7]

Hobie Call on the podium as winner of the Scramble Gamble in Miami, FL March 24, 2012

Call also participated in Episode 44,[8] 47,[9] and 50[10] of the OCR Warrior TV Show.

Obstacle Racing Results[edit]

Race Date Overall Finish Time
Spartan Super SoCal Feb. 26, 2011 1 57:51
Super Spartan Phoenix Mar. 12, 2011 1 51:20
Spartan Sprint Texas Mar. 26, 2011 1 28:13
Super Spartan Florida Apr. 23, 2011 1 59:14
Spartan Sprint Georgia Apr. 30, 2011 1 34:23
Spartan Sprint New York June 4, 2011 1 39:58
Super Spartan Utah July 11, 2011 1 1:08:22
Spartan Beast 2011 Aug. 6, 2011 10 3:18:13
Spartan Sprint Massachusetts Aug. 27, 2011 1 35:07
Super Spartan Pennsylvania Sept. 10, 2011 1 50:23
Super Spartan Staten Island Sept. 24, 2011 1 56:03
Spartan Sprint Illinois Oct. 15, 2011 1 40:46
Spartan Sprint Malibu Nov. 19, 2011 1 27:52
Texas Super Spartan Dec. 3, 2011 1 1:07:11
SoCal Super Spartan Jan. 28, 2012 1 1:23:20
Arizona Super Spartan Feb. 11, 2012 81 1:37:51 *while tethered to his wife (Irene Call).[11]
Florida Super Spartan Feb. 25, 2012 1 1:08:27
Georgia Spartan Sprint Mar. 10, 2012 1 41:41
Superhero Scramble Miami Mar. 24, 2012 1 33:29
Colorado Military Spartan Sprint May 5, 2012 1 53:00
Texas Spartan Sprint May 19, 2012 1 44:52
Tri-State NY Spartan Sprint June 2, 2012 1 44:42
Pacific NW Spartan Sprint June 16, 2012 1 26:58
Utah Spartan Beast June 30, 2012 1 1:26:14
Pennsylvania Spartan Sprint July 14, 2012 1 59:12
Superhero Scramble North Florida July 28, 2012 1 27:05
Mid-Atlantic Super Spartan Aug. 25, 2012 1 1:16:13
Vermont Spartan Championship 2012 Sept. 22, 2012 2 2:50:20
Sacramento Spartan Beast Nov. 14, 2012 1 1:38:55
Malibu Spartan Sprint Dec. 1, 2012 1 26:42
Texas Spartan Beast Dec. 8, 2012 1 1:43:37
SoCal Spartan Sprint Jan. 26, 2013 1 1:13:20
Arizona Spartan Sprint Feb. 9, 2013 1 39:12
Georgia Spartan Sprint Mar. 6, 2013 1 35:15
Nevada Super Spartan Apr. 6, 2013 1 1:04:10
Superhero Scramble Charger Georgia Apr. 27, 2013 1 34:47
Superhero Scramble Intimidator Central Florida May 25, 2013 2 1:03:07
Superhero Scramble Charger New England June 8, 2013 1 35:14
Utah Spartan Beast June 29, 2013 1 1:29:00
Pacific NW Spartan Sprint Aug. 3, 2013 1 33:54
Monterey Spartan Beast Aug. 10, 2013 1 1:47:55
Virginia Super Spartan Aug. 24, 2013 2 1:55:51
Vermont Spartan World Championship Beast Sept. 21, 2013 1 3:35:57
Malibu Spartan Sprint Dec. 7, 2013 2 29:52
Superhero Scramble World Championship Jan. 11, 2014 1 1:09:58
SoCal Spartan Super Jan. 25, 2014 1 1:09:01
Atlas Race SoCal Feb. 22, 2014 11 50:04
Austin Spartan Super May 17, 2014 2 1:08:09
BattleFrog Atlanta May 31, 2014 1 52:16
Utah Spartan Beast June 28, 2014 7 2:03:02
BattleFrog 15K Aug. 4, 2014 1 1:02:15
Warrior Dash Oregon Oct. 6, 2014 3 [12]
Warrior Dash NorCal Oct. 18, 2014 2 23:25
OCR World Championships Oct. 25, 2014 3 1:25:58
Atlas Race SoCal Feb. 26, 2015 2 36:45
BattleFrog Dallas Apr. 11, 2015 2 1:34:22
Breckenridge Spartan Sprint June 13, 2015 1 49:12
Pennsylvania Spartan Super July 11, 2015 4 1:40:40
Pacific NW Spartan Sprint Aug. 8, 2015 3 39:47
Warrior Dash World Championship Oct. 10, 2015 4 36:03
Spartan World Championships Oct. 1, 2016 1 2:25:33

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Welcome hobiecall.com - BlueHost.com". Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Reed Albergotti "Grueling Race Puts Up Obstacles, Especially for One Man," Wall Street Journal, June 25, 2011
  3. ^ "One man in the running for $100,000 Spartan Race prize" (Raleigh) News & Observer, June 22, 2011
  4. ^ "Adventure Run - Scramble Gamble - Adventure Race Cash Prize". Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  5. ^ "Congratulations to Hobie Call, Super Spartan SoCal winner and a $100,000 contender" Spartan Blog
  6. ^ "Spartan Race, Inc.". Spartan Race, Inc. Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  7. ^ "Vermont Beast - World Championship 2013". Spartan Race, Inc. Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  8. ^ "OCR Warrior: Ep 44 - Hobie Call vs. Troy Bruns - KO#1 - Mud Run, Obstacle Course Race & Ninja Warrior Guide". 17 August 2015. Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  9. ^ "OCR Warrior: Ep. 47 - Hobie Call vs. Nathan Palmer - KO Round #2 - Mud Run, Obstacle Course Race & Ninja Warrior Guide". 23 August 2015. Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  10. ^ "OCR Warrior: Ep 50 Evan Dollard vs. Hobie Call - Men's KC Finals - Mud Run, Obstacle Course Race & Ninja Warrior Guide". 7 September 2015. Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  11. ^ 7777frosty (12 February 2012). "Hobie and Irene Call tethered in 2012 Arizona Spartan Race". Retrieved 17 August 2016 – via YouTube. 
  12. ^ "2014 Warrior Dash Oregon - Warrior Dash - The 5k Obstacle Course Race Series". Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  13. ^ "Hobie Call Results at Athlinks.com". Retrieved 17 August 2016. 
  14. ^ "Results and Photos|Past Races". Retrieved 17 August 2016.