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.
International Mud Day celebrates we’re all about - MUD. And no one knows how to embrace a good run in it better than Fruit Shoot Mini Mudders.
These natural born adventurers are found around the globe and come out to participate in the muddiest 1-mile run, completing epic obstacles that encourage teamwork and camaraderie. In honor of Mini Mudders worldwide who love dirt, conquering fears, and facing challenges as much as we do, we’re dedicating International Mud Day to them.
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.