8 Mud Runs to Put on Your Race Calendar
Great American Hero 5K Obstacle and Mud Run
August 24, 2013 - Tracy, California 1 of 9
Get ready to be a hero at this muddy 5K with 25 challenging, military and CrossFit-style obstacles. After you've trudged through the mud and overcome the impossible, hang out at the post-race party and watch the CrossFit competition that takes place on site.
Z Mud Run
August 24, 2013 - Somerset, New Jersey 2 of 9
Run this race as a team, a couple or take on the extreme by yourself. The Z Mud Run is a 5K with obstacles such as rope climbs, water crossings, tires and hills. Proceeds from the first annual event will benefit orphan care in Haiti.
Lozilu Women's Mud Run
Various Locations - Multiple Dates 3 of 9
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This is the perfect girls day out with a little mud thrown into the mix. Grab your gal pals for this 5K-trail run filled with challenging, exciting obstacles. The Lozilu Women's Mud Run series is set to hit 14 cities across the country, find a race near you and get ready to get muddy.
November 2, 2013 - Winnie, Texas 4 of 9
This mud run lets you choose between the 3.5-mile course or the 7-mile course. Pick your poison and test your skills as you run, crawl, and climb through the challenging course. Square off against swinging punching bags, rock walls, a 30-foot foam pit and other insane surprises.
Mud Dogs Mud Run "5K Rampage"
November 23, 2013 - Lakeland, Florida 5 of 9
Test your agility and endurance at this race that features mud pits, wall climbs and military-style obstacles. Only two waves of the race are timed, so even if you're not a super athlete you can still challenge yourself and have some fun. Make it a family event, and bring the kids along to for the 1K Mini Mudder Kids Run.
Mad Mud Run
November 23, 2013 - Las Vegas, Nevada 6 of 9
Tackle this 4.1-mile muddy obstacle course through MacDonald Ranch. Race through the mud pit and obstacles, and cool down as you run through the Soak Zone, full of kids armed with water guns. Run solo or as a team, or bring your furry four-legged friend to run the MudPuppy Splash.
MudZilla Mud Run 2
December 7, 2013 - Plant City, Florida 7 of 9
Do you have what it takes to survive the "Godzilla of mud races?" Run, jump, slide, and climb as you try to conquer MudZilla—a 5K with more than 30 challenging obstacles. Find or make a creative costume for your chance to win a prize in the costume contest.
Various Locations - Multiple Dates 8 of 9
Run through multiple mud pits, crawl, jump and climb over numerous obstacles, and make your way to hell and back. After you conquer the course, celebrate your victory with music and ice-cold beer.