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The Best Obstacle Course Competition Series Ever

Updated January 6, 2021 1.9k votes 351 voters 32.9k views35 items

List RulesVote up the best competition shows featuring obstacle races that have aired on television

Would you have what it takes to make it through a treacherous obstacle course? There are plenty of obstacle course reality series on television, and a lot of viewers think they would have no problem making it through all the hoops and hurdles. However, these shows are often harder than they appear. You have to be in excellent physical shape to even make it past the first round in many of these shows. You need hardened strength of will to even stand a chance. Right now your main objective is to vote for the best obstacle course reality television series. 

One of the most popular obstacle course shows in recent memory is Wipeout. In this show, contestants would need to go through four rounds of obstacles before they could be crowned champion. The show takes epic twists and turns with a good sense of humor thrown into the mix. Ultimate Beastmaster is another obstacle course show that is even more intense than Wipeout. Beastmasters from all over the globe compete to take home the title.

These shows make people compete, but now, the shows are competing against one another. You can now vote for the best obstacle course competition television series you like to watch.

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  • Wipeout1
    165
    54

    Wipeout

    John Henson, John Anderson

    Premiered2008

    Wipeout is a game show series in which contestants compete in what is billed as the "world's...  more
  • American Ninja Warrior2
    140
    52

    American Ninja Warrior

    Matt Iseman, Jenn Brown

    Premiered2009

    American Ninja Warrior is a sports entertainment competition spin-off of the television series...  more
  • The Titan Games3
    97
    41

    The Titan Games

    Dwayne Johnson
    The Titan Games (NBC, 2019) is a sports competition series. Hosted by Dwayne Johnson, the show...  more
  • Ultimate Beastmaster4
    101
    47

    Ultimate Beastmaster

    Tiki Barber, Rafinha Bastos

    Premiered2017

    Ultimate Beastmaster (Netflix, 2017) is an American competition reality show created by Dave...  more
  • Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge5
    46
    22

    Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge

    Dhani Jones, Kyle Martino
    Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge is an American sports entertainment competition series based...  more
  • Total Wipeout6
    51
    29

    Total Wipeout

    Paul Daniels

    Premiered2009

    Total Wipeout was a British game show, hosted by Richard Hammond and Amanda Byram, which first...  more
  • Survivor7
    54
    32

    Survivor

    Jeff Probst

    Premiered2000

    Survivor is a reality game show produced in many countries throughout the world. In the show,...  more
  • American Gladiators8
    55
    38

    American Gladiators

    Mike Adamle, Joe Theismann

    Premiered1989

    American Gladiators is an American competition television program that aired weekly in...  more
  • Ultimate Tag9
    30
    11

    Ultimate Tag

    Carrie Bernans, Travis DesLaurier

    Premiered2020

    Ultimate Tag (Fox, 2020) is an obstacle course competition television series hosted by J.J....  more
  • Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge10
    44
    30

    Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge

    Steve Austin

    Premiered2014-2017

  • Hole in the Wall11
    38
    24

    Hole in the Wall

    Laila Odom, Matt Clifton

    Premiered2008

    Hole in the Wall is an American game show that has aired in two versions on American...  more
  • Strong12
    35
    24

    Strong

    Gabrielle Reece

    Premiered2016

    Strong is an American competition reality show that debuted on NBC on April 13, 2016. It is...  more
  • Million Dollar Mile13
    31
    21

    Premiered2019

    Million Dollar Mile (CBS 2019) is an American obstacle course competition series. Presented by...  more
  • Fear Factor14
    35
    28

    Fear Factor

    Joe Rogan

    Premiered2001

    Fear Factor is an American stunt/dare reality game show. It originally aired between 2001 and...  more
  • The Wall15
    20
    10

    The Wall

    Chris Hardwick

    Premiered2016

    The Wall (NBC, 2016) is an American television game show hosted by Chris Hardwick. A team of...  more
  • Legends of the Hidden Temple16
    25
    18

    Legends of the Hidden Temple

    Kirk Fogg, Dee Bradley Baker

    Premiered1993

    Legends of the Hidden Temple is an action-adventure game show for children. The show centered...  more
  • Nickelodeon Guts17
    25
    17

    Nickelodeon Guts

    Felicia Day, Ryon Day

    Premiered1992

    Nickelodeon Guts was an American television "action sports" competition series hosted by...  more
  • Fear Factor18
    1
    2

    Fear Factor

    Ludacris, Mark Beech

    Premiered2017

    Fear Factor (MTV, 2017) is an American reality gameshow series rebooted from the 2001 series...  more
  • American Ninja Challenge19
    24
    17

    American Ninja Challenge

    American Ninja Challenge was a nationwide competition sponsored by G4 TV to send a number of...  more
  • American Ninja Warrior: Ninja vs. Ninja20
    15
    7

    American Ninja Warrior: Ninja vs. Ninja

    Matt Iseman, Akbar Gbaja-Biamila
    American Ninja Warrior: Ninja vs. Ninja (USA Network, 2017) is a U.S. reality TV sports...  more
  • Floor Is Lava21
    21
    15

    Floor Is Lava

    Rutledge Wood

    Premiered2020

    Floor is Lava (Netflix, 2020) is an American reality television show television series. Teams...  more
  • Double Dare22
    21
    16

    Double Dare

    Lou Ferrigno, Jennifer Malone

    Premiered2000

    Double Dare is a children's game show, originally hosted by Marc Summers, that aired on...  more
  • MXC23
    21
    17

    MXC

    Beat Kitano, Mary Scheer

    Premiered2003

    MXC is an American comedy television program that aired on Spike TV from 2003 to 2007. It is a...  more
  • American Grit24
    16
    14

    American Grit

    John Cena, Rorke Denver
    American Grit (Fox, 2016) is a reality competition series filmed at the foothills of Mt....  more
  • TKO: Total Knock Out25
    19
    19

    Premiered2018

    TKO: Total Knock Out (CBS, 2018) is an American obstacle course competition series hosted by...  more