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Rocky Mount North Carolina Tackle The Tar Spring 2019

May 18, 2019

Rocky Mount Sports Complex

600 Independence Drive, Rocky Mount, NC, United States


May 18, 2019

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Rocky Mount Sports Complex
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Race Start Time:

Competitive Heat (will open more, if needed) starts at 9:00AM with 50 runners. Fun Run (will open more as needed) starts at 10:00AM with 100 runners


Rocky Mount Sports Complex
600 Independence Drive
Rocky Mount, NC, United States - View Map

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Tackle the Tar

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Cost & Pricing:

General CostUntil
$42December 31, 2018
$50February 28, 2019
$60April 30, 2019
$65May 16, 2019
$75Race Day Registration
Military, First Responders, and Student discounts available.

What You Get / What's Included:

  • T-Shirt
  • Medal
  • One Free Beer
  • Goodies


Course Description:

There’s a 5K OBSTACLE COURSE RACE that starts at the Rocky Mount Sports complex and courses through historic Battle Park and the E.B. Grain Company property. It comes complete with a MUD PIT and 15+ OBSTACLES to overcome.

Aid Stations:

The Rocky Mount Fire and Police Department will be onsite throughout the entire day.


To be eligible for cash prizes, participants must be 18 years of age or older, compete in one of the competitive heats (9:00 A.M. Competitive Heat, 9:10 A.M. Competitive Heat, 9:20 A.M. Competitive Heat), and must have satisfactorily completed all obstacles.
Top Male

1st $750
2nd $500
3rd $250

Top Females

1st $750
2nd $500
3rd $250


No spectator fee. They are welcome to stand along the edge of the course and around the mud pitt.


$5 per vehicle. All proceeds go to Peacemakers Rocky Mount.

Post Party:

We will have one food truck and a DJ during all races!


The Rocky Mount Fire Department will be there to hose you down after the race. Also, you will have access to public restrooms onsite to change.
There will be a Gear Check tent available for runners to store belongings while out on the course. The cost of Gear Check is $5, payable at the tent (Cash only).

Coupons / Discount Codes:

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