- Climb up the rope.
- Ring the bell with any part of the body above the waist.
- Failure to ring the bell.
- Ringing the bell with any part of the body below the waist.
- Using more than one rope during a single attempt to complete the obstacle.
- A competitor may change lanes (change ropes) at any time after returning to the ground and may continue to attempt the obstacle multiple times.
Source: 2023 Spartan Rules of Competition