Over the river and through the woods seems to be an accurate description of this unique run. Independence Pioneer Village is a privately owned collection of historic buildings reconstructed on the north edge of Oakland, IL. The 20 acre village is home to approximately 17 structures including a school house, homesteads, a blacksmith shop, and carriage house. The run will begin at the General Store and continue around the pond, through the woods and across the creek. You may not want to linger at the jail but hurry to cross the finish line.
Event details and schedule
On your mark, get set....for the Independent Pioneer Mud Run at 10am on October 7, 2017. There will be two packet pick up times available, Oct 6th 5pm-7pm at Independence Pioneer Village and race day packet pick up will be 8am-9:30am with race starting at 10am. I.D. and waiver signing is mandatory on race day (located at packet pick up area).
Male/female age groups will be as follows 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29,30-34, 35-39, 40-44,45-49, 50-54, 55-59 and 60-65
Trail will be visibly marked.
There will be a 10 burpee penalty for any obstacle not cleared in the competitive class.
Parking will be on the North side of event.
Bring a change of clothes, towel, etc.
Due to the mud and type of obstacles we recommend you wear tight fitting garments.
Online race registration will close September 20, 2017. However, there will be race day registration.
To be guaranteed a race shirt please register before September 20th.
Race day registration will be available at 8 am.
Make checks payable to Independence Pioneer Village.
There will be food available for purchase.
Independence Pioneer Village