Being a Mudder℠ is all about taking on the obstacles in your life and the enormous sense of accomplishment that you feel when you overcome them.
We’ve been stoked to hear that our first two blog posts - on Toughest Mudder and the Competitive Series - have been valuable sources of information and helped to provide some backstory on our new formats, directly from TMHQ. Given their popularity, we’re excited to provide our third (and for now, final) blog post - this time discussing our biggest event of all time: World’s Toughest Mudder 2017.
Miranda Richardson is well known on the UK Tough Mudder circuit. In 2016 she went international and headed out to World’s Toughest and also the first Middle East event in Dubai. We chatted to her about combat trousers, Arctic Enema and all things volunteering…
“Life is all about teamwork. Relationships are about teamwork.” It’s a good philosophy to adhere to, especially for Kyle Schmid, who makes his living bringing stories to life on television and the silver screen in SIX.
70x Tough Mudder Legionnaire Darth Vader recently had a leg amputation surgery. Now, the cancer survivor is planning his Tough Mudder comeback. Find out what Vader has in store for 2017, as he lives life one course at a time.
The inaugural Toughest Mudder took place this past weekend at the dry, dusty and incredibly steep Glen Helen Raceway in Los Angeles, California. Racers attempted to complete as many miles over the course of 8 hours starting at midnight and finishing at 8 a.m, with three men and three women ultimately prevailing as podium winners. For a play-by-play of the toughest event, read on:
Everybody works in different ways, we get it. Fundraising is no different. But just in case you need a hand, we caught up with some of our official charity partners to find out their top fundraising tips.
Here’s a list of the top five methods to lead you to fundraising glory.
1. Test your A-game
While we pride ourselves in being the worldwide leader in mud and grit, our Tough Mudder obstacle courses have attracted some glitz and glamour over the years. Heck, with all that mud covering everyone from head to toe, you might have even run alongside Miss USA without even knowing it. Think we’re kidding? Well, we’re not. We’re kind of a big deal...and so are some other people who have run a Tough Mudder.
Here are some famous folks who’ve gotten down and brown to earn that orange.
If Tough Mudder were a professional sports league, our all star-game, our celebratory mid-season marker, would be right about now. But just because our athletes aren’t being subpoenaed for steroids or asking their managers for six-figure raises, doesn’t mean we can’t kick back and appreciate the first half of our season in a fan-frenzied way.
And what better way to do that than by revealing our all-star lineup of top Tough Mudder uniforms of the first half of the 2014 Mudder season.