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.
Matty Gregg is dedicated legionnaire in the Mudder community. Raising over $100,00 for charity, he has become an expert on the subject of charity campaigns and effective techniques to succeed.
While we’re in the season of helping people up Everest 2.0, I thought I would share 5 tips on what makes a successful fundraiser… so you can get up that steep, fundraising half pipe.
Meet Promise686: a fearless organization that’s on a mission to help orphans and foster children. Through fundraising and community support, Promise686 equips families and organizations with the resources to improve the adoption process. Like a Tough Mudder, the journey to serve foster children is full of obstacles. This year, they rallied a Corporate Team of 95 Mudders and raised $150,000.
Read on to find out how they made it happen.
Meet Monique Hebert-Bublyk. In 2015, Monique’s son Evan passed away due to complications from neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic disorder that causes tumors to grow in the brain and throughout the body. Monique is training hard for a Tough Mudder, which she has entered with a charity place for the Children’s Tumor Foundation.
A Legionnaire once said, “If everyone acted in everyday life like they do on the Tough Mudder course, the world would be a much better place.”
Mudder Nation lives courage, personal accomplishment, teamwork and fun -- and we’re strongest when we set all differences aside and stand together. Imagine what we could accomplish by putting that power to work where it’s needed most?
Whether you’re prepping for a Tough Mudder or Tough Mudder Half, getting startline ready can be intimidating. That’s why we created a pretty kickass new training page complete with 3 month, 2 month, and 1 month downloadable workout guides that’ll take all the guesswork out of the game for you.