Mud Run News

  • From tractor pulls to mud runs: What's on tap at the Hudsonville Fair
    Fox17|August 18, 2014

    HUDSONVILLE, Mich. — Before school starts, there is still plenty of time to have fun at the Hudsonville Fair. The event kicks off on August 18 and runs all week. It features a livestock auction, 4-H events, truck and tractor pulls, mud runs, and ...read more.

  • Bow Crazy challenge gets hunters in shape for season - The Herald
    The Herald-Times (subscription)|August 17, 2014

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  • Purple Feet, True Mudd 'Back to School' 5K races scheduled in area
    Port City Daily|August 17, 2014

    Runners of all ages, skill and size hit the TrueMudd course, packed with over more than obstacles, including monkey bars, 6-8 foot walls, platform jumps into water, long mud runs through trenches, barbed wire crawls and more. TrueMudd is centrally ...read more.

  • Runners in muddy adventure races go for the rush
    DesMoinesRegister.com|August 15, 2014

    Some adventure runs also feature shorter races for children. "I've actually done a couple of the mud runs with my 7-year-old son," Hill said. "He can run about a mile. He likes to lay in the mud and we'll get each other all muddy. He complains about ...read more.

  • Marathons run up dollars for San Diego - U
    U-T San Diego (press release) (registration) (blog)|August 14, 2014

    That's the conclusion of a new study by the National University System Institute for Policy Research, which measured the economic effect of 66 marathons, mud runs, triathlons and open water swims that took place in San Diego County last year. In all ...read more.

  • Fire Challenge
    Valdosta Daily Times|August 14, 2014

    Valdosta firefighter Clifton Wilkerson watches a plastic bottle shrivel and melt from the heat of a burning common household accelerant that was applied to the outside of the bottle. The purpose of the demonstration was to show the effects that ...read more.

  • Does Triathlon need a Life Preserver?
    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle|August 13, 2014

    It's a fun but is also an expensive sport. Wet suit, bike, multiple pairs of shoes .... I think other types of runs/races are replacing Tris a bit. Tough Mudder and Mud Runs are taking participants away. It's also time consuming too, I know have 2 kids ...read more.

  • Pair revel in obstacle course
    Wanganui Chronicle|August 12, 2014

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  • Economic impact of endurance events
    San Diego 6|August 12, 2014

    The report found that more than 134,000 participants registered for 66 endurance events, including marathons, triathlons, swims, cycling events, 5Ks, and mud runs. More than one out of three entrants were visitors from outside San Diego County ...read more.

  • Endurance Races Run Up $64M in Economic Impact: Study
    NBC 7 San Diego|August 12, 2014

    Looking at participant data from 66 marathons, swims, cycling events, 5Ks, mud runs and swims in 2013, the institute found 134,000 people signed up to compete, with 34 percent traveling in from outside the county. The races drew attendees from all 50 ...read more.