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.
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All Mudders know that over the course of a single Tough Mudder event day, you're going to feel a million different things. Not all those feelings will be good ones. In 12 miles, you're almost guaranteed to feel scared, overwhlelmed, unsure and tired. No doubt, there will definitely be some lows.
But Mudders also know that there is huge reward to pushing through those lows. You get to feel strong, accomplished and passionate. And that's just the beginning. Here are 3 of our favorite Tough Mudder feelings, illustrated by photos.
With the 2014 Mudder season coming to an end in Adelaide this past weekend, we're reliving some of our favorite moments from 2014. Every weekend we are hosting a #TMInstaContest on our Instagram page. Use the weekend's hashtag for your chance to be featured here on our blog, with the best photo winning a ticket to a Tough Mudder 2015 event.
As the Tough Mudder 2014 season comes to an end, we want to relive some of your favorite moments from 2014. Every weekend we are hosting a #TMInstaContest on our Instagram page. Use the weekend's hashtag for your chance to be featured here on our blog, with the best photo winning a ticket to a Tough Mudder 2015 event.
1. Winning WTM is only possible if you are an ultra-marathoner.
It's true that in order to compete in WTM, you need to bring your A game. But that doesn't necessarily mean you have to have run ultra marathons. WTM is as much about mental grit, stamina, and heart as it is about physical endurance.
Thanksgiving is probably the most Mudder-like holiday of them all. It’s all about getting together and sharing, and there’s usually some teamwork involved to get that big bird and all those delicious sides out on the table.
So without further ado, it’s time to reflect on the top things we’re thankful for.
Let's all get over the phrase, "What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas." Anyone who's been to Sin City knows that any questionably awesome stuff you get yourself into gets tucked away in your brag bag, just waiting for the optimal moment to emerge and let the world know how adventurous you are.
When you think of running a Tough Mudder, do the words "yea, right" come to mind? If so, you're far from alone. We are always shocked to discover just how many Tough Mudder finishers thought they wouldn't be able to finish a Tough Mudder before signing up. The takeaway here? We're all stronger and more capable of accomplishing lofty goals than we think. And to help prove that, we've gone ahead and crafted a list of the top five myths about completing a Tough Mudder.