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Effingham Illinois Big Earl’s Extreme Race 2016

August 13, 2016

Little Wabash River

11400 E. 1050th Ave., Effingham, IL, United States


August 13, 2016

Add to Calendar 08/13/2016 09:00 AM 08/13/2016 11:00 AM Effingham Illinois Big Earl’s Extreme Race 2016 Big Earls Extreme Race
Little Wabash River
Little Wabash River, 11400 E. 1050th Ave., Effingham, IL, United States Big Earls Extreme Race use-title true MM/DD/YYYY

Start Time:

Elite waves are 8:30 and 8:45 a.m.
Other waves start at 9:00 a.m. every 15 minutes until 11:30 p.m.
11:30 p.m. wave is a 1 mile trail with 7-8 obstacles for kids or adults.


Little Wabash River
11400 E. 1050th Ave.
Effingham, IL, United States - View Map


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Competitive CostNon-Competitive CostUntil
$50$45April 30, 2016
$55$50Registration Closes
Shirt and medal not guaranteed if registered after July 29, 2016. Kids race also availabe for $25 until registration closes.

What You Get:

  • T-shirt
  • Medal
  • Bottle of water
  • One free beer
  • Chip timing


Course Description:

Course has approximately 6-7 hills with around 15 obstacles.
If unable to do any obstacle, you will be asked to do 10 burpees or asked to take a minute break.
Obstacles include rope climb, log balance, creek jump, cargo net climb, slide into river, wade thru Little Wabash River, climb out of river, concrete block carry, log carry, over and under, fire jump, dumpster swim, hay climb and mud crawls.

Aid Stations:

Water stops at mile 1 and 2 mile mark. EMT on stand by.


TOP Female & Male Finisher OVERALL - $50 CASH
$25 to TOP Male & Female in each Age Group - $25 CASH (TOP Female & Male Finisher Overall Ineligible)
TOP Boy & Girl in ONE Mile 11:30 A.M. Wave - $10 CASH
TOP Male & Female Volunteer - $20 CASH (Big Earl's Family Ineligible)


Spectators are free and are free to roam area other than areas with participants finishing race which will be blocked off.


Free parking! Parking is right next to pasture where the start and finish line is.

Post Party:

Come & enjoy a day of extreme racing, cold beer & food!


2016 Proceeds will benefit “Elizabeth Ann Weidner” , a 6th grader at Teutopolis Grade School who was recently diagnosed with neuroblastoma.

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