Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge

First deal for NBCU’s Spartan Race format

Discovery’s Danish net Kanal 5 has become the first international buyer of Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge. It will take a 7x60mins version of the format, which is based on the Spartan Race adventure sport brand. The TV show has teams of friends and families led by athlete athletes who shepherd them across a demanding Spartan […]

NBCU to test Spartan at MIPTV

NBCUniversal International Formats is to unleash the Spartans in Cannes at MIPTV. The global formats arm of NBCU International Studios is debuting Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge at the confab as the latest effort from the production team of American Ninja Warrior. The format sees 36 groups of friends, families or co-workers racing across specially-designed Spartan […]