Mud Run Guide Talks Tough Mudder 2018

Tough Mudder has recently announced a lot of changes for the 2018 season, including more competitive offerings, the Tough Mudder 5k and a new location for World's Toughest Mudder. Couple this with the announcement of the new Pro-Team for 2018 and you have a lot happening at Tough Mudder HQ. Mud Run Guide caught up with Eli Hutchison to talk about some of the new changes for 2018. 

By |February 19th, 2018|Interviews, video|0 Comments

Race Recap: My Muddy Valentine 5K Mud Run 2018

This Valentine’s Day weekend at Lee Farms in Tualatin Oregon couples, families, and friends escaped the cliche and got down and dirty at the My Muddy Valentine 5k Mud Run hosted by Terrapin Events. Runner’s came out dressed head to toe in hearts, tutu’s, and even a few group costumes ready to take on the muddy terrain.

By |February 19th, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

Small Series Spotlight: Frontline OCR

Frontline OCR was founded by Ed Leon in July of 2016. Leon was inspired by the desire to create an event that would help raise awareness for first responders and the military. As someone who works in law enforcement, he has seen first hand the sacrifices made to protect the public. The five-mile obstacle race with over 37 obstacles has quickly become a favorite for many.

By |February 19th, 2018|Race Information|0 Comments

Race Recap: Spartan Race Arizona Sprint 2018

Spartan Race in Phoenix was nothing like what you'd expect when you think racing in the desert. Most of us assume Arizona conditions would be hot & unbearable, but that was not the case at all this past weekend with perfect weather in the mid-70s.

By |February 17th, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

Community Members of the Week – February 10- 16, 2018

Weekly Mud Run Guide is amazed at the amount of sheer awesomeness emanating from the obstacle racing community. This week we highlight two such stories from the community.

By |February 16th, 2018|I Am OCR|0 Comments

Tough Mudder All in For Competitive OCR in 2018

For years Tough Mudder prided itself on being a challenge, not a race until it was a race. However, over the years as obstacle racing has matured so have the race organizations. This year with over $500,000 in prize purses and several competitive series Tough Mudder is here to compete.

By |February 16th, 2018|Op-Ed|0 Comments

OCR Kids Training and Racing in Arizona

As a mother of two, a personal trainer and a competitive racer, I am fiercely passionate about encouraging the next generation of obstacle course racers.  So when an opportunity came up at Phoenix Evolution (an OCR gym located in Chandler, Arizona) to coach 25 kids, ages 5-13, I could not have been more excited.

By |February 16th, 2018|Op-Ed|1 Comment

Race Recap: Abominable Adventure Run 2018 Como Colorado

Nestled away in the small mountain town of Como Colorado is an Abominable Adventure Snow Run that is put together on the grounds of a kid’s adventure camp. The race boasts 4 snowy miles at 10,200 ft of elevation and 20+ obstacles for you to crawl, climb, run, sled, and trudge through.

By |February 15th, 2018|Race Recap|0 Comments

Tough Mudder Announces 2018 Pro-Team

Tough Mudder announced today its Pro-Team for the 2018 season. With both new and returning faces, the Tough Mudder Pro Team features some of the best in the OCR Industry.

By |February 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Review: Stoked Coffee Stix – Bring the Stoke With You

As editor-in-chief of Mud Run Guide, there is one substance above all that fuels me. Simply, coffee. The coffee routine at my house involves weighing and hand grinding freshly roasted beans, warming my mug and pour over set with one set of water. At the same time heating another kettle to an exact temperature before meditatively pouring over the beans.  Simply, it is my morning moving meditation.

By |February 15th, 2018|Gear Review|2 Comments
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