10 ideas for your next obstacle race or mud run
Looking for a full-body fitness test? Bored of your typical 10K’s and road races? Pull together your team and get yourself signed up to one of these obstacle races or mud runs.
Check out our top ten picks below...
The Nuts Challenge | various dates
See where you lie on the "Nutty Scale" with The Nuts Challenge based in Surrey. There are over 100 obstacles per 7K lap, and the event is open to all sorts of fun runners, OCR runners and anyone looking for a challenge.
1 Sep 2 Sep 2 Mar 3 Mar
The Wolf Run | 1 Sep
Ancient woodland trails and deep water crossings make this 10K obstacle course a favourite for many. The mud is something to behold, whether you're running or spectating. Woods, Obstacles, Lakes & Fields... WOLF!
Inflatable 5K | various locations
The UK’s best Inflatable Assault course has got even bigger, bouncier and more insane. We have added crazy NEW obstacles to make the most fun and extreme inflatable obstacle event ever created.
London Newark Lincoln
The Chocolate 5K Obstacle Rush | 8 Sep
Gather your team and tackle our 5K obstacle course together to win a chocolatey reward! Our 5k route takes you around scenic Cofton Park where you'll be met by 6 different obstacles which will test your dedication in the quest for chocolate.
The Gauntlet Games - Manchester | 15 Sep
The Gauntlet Games will once again be held at Manchester’s Heaton Park, and with a water zone half way around the course - we can promise you won't be staying dry!
Tough Mudder | various locations
Tough Mudder is a team-oriented obstacle course designed to test physical strength and mental grit. It’s not a timed race but a team challenge that allows you to experience exhilarating, yet safe, world-class obstacles you won't find anywhere else.
LONDON Midlands Scotland
Rough Runner | various locations
An awesome game-show inspired obstacle course challenge featuring some of the most feared obstacles ever to grace TV. Dodge the sweeper's arms, bounce on the big balls and climb your way through the extraordinarily fun course before taking on the energy sapping and brutal travellator.
Spartan Race | various locations
Taking the lead in the sport of obstacle racing, Spartan Race provides courses for all fitness levels with barbed wire crawls, rope climbs, tire drags, the wall jump and more.
Royal Marines Commando Challenge | 13-14 Oct
Taking place across Woodbury Common, near Exmouth, Devon, you will be taking on the real deal endurance training course, a course usually only tackled by the Royal Marines trainees themselves.
Born Survivor Manchester 10K | 11 May 2019
Are you ready to push your physical and mental ability to the absolute limit? It's time to get muddy with your buddies in one of the toughest obstacle courses you can face - Born Survivor!
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