Joe De Sena

The Spartan Race

Joe De Sena

Talk: The Spartan Race

Joe De Sena, CEO and co-founder of the Spartan Race, one of the most popular obstacle-race series in the world. Joe is an entrepreneur and longtime endurance and adventure racer. He will be discussing how he went from Wall Street to Fitness Street, the allure of Spartan Racing which has already challenged over one million people worldwide, and his vision to address the rising childhood obesity epidemic through The 431 Project. During his Talk, Joe wears a 40lb vest and leads everyone in a round of burpees.

Joe De Sena

Joe De Sena is the CEO and co-founder of the Death Race, the Spartan Race, and Wild Ventures; venture group specializing in consumer health products and technology. He completed the 135-mile Badwater Ultramarathon, raced the 140.6 miles of Lake Placid Ironman, and finished a 100-mile trail run in Vermont, within one week. He’s ranked as one of The 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness by Greatist.

Spartan Fit!: 30 Days. Transform Your Mind. Transform Your Body. Commit to Grit.

The Spartan race is to test overall conditioning: strength, flexibility, endurance, and speed. Joe’s signature take-no-prisoners approach to achieving physical and mental fitness has taken the endurance world by storm and inspired millions.

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