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Effingham Illinois Big Earl’s Extreme Race 2015

August 15, 2015

Little Wabash River

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


August 15, 2015

Add to Calendar 08/15/2015 09:00 AM 08/15/2015 11:00 AM Effingham Illinois Big Earl’s Extreme Race 2015 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

Race 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

Distance & Course Length:

3M & 1M


Big Earls Extreme Race

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Cost & Pricing:

8:30 & 8:45 waves9:00 & 11:30 wavesUntil
$55$50August 13, 2015
$60$55Race Day Registration

1M Race $25 (11:30 wave only) / Group rate $40 per member.

What You Get / What's Included:

  • 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.
One free water after conquering Big Earl's!
Food available for purchase.


First overall male and female of the day receive $50 or free entry for next year.


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:

Post Party lasts 2 hours after last wave.
Big Earl's memorabilia, food and beer will be available for purchase.
Corn hole game and slip and slide free to spectators.
DJ on site.


2015 Proceeds will benefit “AG in the Classroom”
Incorporating information about food, nutrition, fiber and fuel into daily Effingham County classroom lessons to help educate students on the role of agriculture in their lives.


Groups of 10 or more will be given a rate of $40 each!!!
Team Captain is FREE!
Only catch it, all entries must be emailed together.
Deadline for group rate is July 28.
Mail in Entries will be given earliest wave, first come, first serve.
We will contact team captain of earliest assigned wave.

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