Courtesy Peak Racing

Bucksport's Michael Braniff says he is ready for this weekend's so-called Spartan Death Race in Vermont. It's a grueling race in the Green Mountain woods filled with physical and mental challenges for the ultra endurance competitor.

Check out some of the challenges in this video and then check out list of items competitors need to bring for this year's race.

Gear List:

Rope (40 Feet)

Tyvek Suit

Porcupine Quill

4 Yards of Buckskin

Sewing Kit (needle and thread)

Tape Measure

Knife

Compass

Handsaw

One Adult Diaper

$100.00 cash

Work Gloves