2017 European Championship

This year’s European Championship will take place on September 16, in Andorra, which is located in the eastern Pyrenees Mountains and bordered by Spain and France. Don’t miss the chance to watch Europe’s best athletes compete for the coveted European Championship title.

This event will also be the host of the first ever Spartan Age Group Championship, designed to give competitive racers the opportunity to compete against their peers in specified heats for awards and distinction.

Whether you’re an elite, competitive, or first time racer, all Spartans are welcome! While the Championship heat is only open to qualified racers, anyone can register for the competitive and open heats in the races offered throughout the weekend.

Who’s Qualified

The top 10 male and top 10 female Elite finishers in European Reebok Spartan Races will receive an invitation email with instructions on how to register for the European Beast Championship.

Qualifying Races: All Reebok Spartan Races in Europe since the last European Championship (25. July 2016 to 9. September 2017).

Top 5 male and top 5 female Competitive finishers in 5 age categories (18-24, 25-32, 33-39, 40-49, and 50+ years) will receive an email invitation to compete in the Age Group European Beast Championship.

Qualifying Races: All 2017 Reebok Spartan Races in Europe prior to championship weekend (1. January – 9. September 2017).


Spartan Elites will be competing for over €20,000 in cash and prizes:

  • First Place: €4,000
  • Second Place: €3,000
  • Third Place: €2,000

Spartan Age Group Competitors will also be recognized during the award ceremony. The top 3 male and female finishers from each age group will be presented with awards and non-monetary prizes.


Saturday, 16 September:

  • Spartan Beast: Championship, Age Group, & Open Races
  • Spartan Sprint
  • Spartan Junior

Sunday, 17 September:

  • Hurricane Heat
  • Spartan Super
  • Spartan Junior