Same Epic Venue, Brand New Course
SoCal. So epic. So close. Ok, ok. Not that close. But closer than you think. Tough Mudder SoCal 2018 is coming in hot and headed back to Lake Elsinore Diamond in 2018 for another run at a rocky, lakeside course Mudders are sure to go epic over. How do we know? Well, because we’ve been making moves and pushing Mudders to their very best for the past two seasons at Lake Elsinore, and we couldn't be more hype to head back for 2018. This season, Tough Mudder SoCal’s going to be crammed full of all the unbelieve insanity you’ve come to expect from our outsized events; gargantuan obstacles, shoe-sucking mud, and a course full of strangers soon to become your newest tough teammates and fellow members of The Tough Mudder Tribe.
10 Miles, 20+ Obstacles
So, what are you waiting for, Mudder? Gather up a crew you don’t mind getting dirty with and commit to crushing Tough Mudder SoCal, also known as your Best Weekend of the Season, in 2018.
Every Participant ticket purchase includes:Headband, Performance Finisher Tee, Beer, Insurance
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Tougher Mudder takes our signature Tough Mudder course and adds a competitive, timed twist. This first start wave of Saturday of event weekend allows Mudders to push themselves to a new level on the classic course, while still maintaining our core values of teamwork and camaraderie.
What You Get:
- Access to the first wave of the day
- Official Course Time
- Eligibilty to win prize money
- Tougher Mudder Finisher Tee
- Tougher Mudder Headband
Tougher Mudder tickets are available for Saturday on a Tough Mudder weekend.
Get the peace of mind that you’ll automatically be in the 8:00 AM wave with First Mud. You will have access to the first Tough Mudder start wave of the day when the course is best and the mud is fresh. First Mud tickets are available for Saturday on a Tough Mudder weekend only - just add it your registration when you sign up, for only $15.
Be a Badass Boss. Make the executive decision to take team building to the most epic level imaginable. Rally the troops and start your team journey today. Nothing bonds a team quite like mud.
- Private Team Tent
- Catered Lunch
- Extra Beer
- Private Bartender, Masseuse, Hot Tub - if you can dream it, we can do it.
Ever thought about running a Tough Mudder for free? Support our our official charity partner, Team Rubicon, or choose from the 100+ organizations in our Charity Family who do amazing work for those in need. Find out how you can join their teams to take on Tough Mudder and fundraise for a great cause.
Cheer on your Mudders and enjoy our action-packed Mudder Village base area
Tough Mudder Half SoCal
Too Tough for your friends? Get them to sign up for Tough Mudder Half SoCal
Mini Mudder is a 1 mile obstacle course mud run designed specifically for adventure-seeking kids 7 - 12 years old. The course gives kids the chance to work as a team, get muddy, and experience the thrill of adventure.
Mudders must be accompanied by an adult or guardian with a valid spectator ticket, so purchase your spectator ticket, go to myevents.active.com and buy your Mini-Mudder ticket through the "Purchase Merchandise" button for $20 plus fees, or $25 on event day.
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Join our team of Tough Mudder Volunteers (MVPs) and create a life-changing experience for yourself and others.
Want to run the course at the same time as your friends and family? Make sure to create your team no later than two weeks before the event (two Monday’s prior). If you do not create or join a team by this date, we will not be able to guarantee the same start time for you and your teammates.
Need help on how to create or join a team? Click here.
Please arrive 45 minutes before your assigned start time to ensure you can park, check in, drop your bag, and get to the Warm Up Zone 20 minutes before your start time. START TIMES WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED. For more info, visit our FAQ page here.
PLEASE NOTE:Due to high demand, some participants have been assigned a different start time than requested. Please do not contact us directly as we will not be able to accommodate changes.
What to Bring
1. A valid photo ID*
Don’t forget it in your car.
2. Signed waiver*
Print it and bring it with you.
3. Active.com Participant Ticket*
4. Start Time Confirmation Email*
This will be sent along with your start time the week before the event, but if you don’t receive it, click here to look up your time.
For bag drop, food, and (more) beer.
*Items 1 - 4 are necessary to enter event.
What to Wear
At all events, we suggest wearing normal running shoes – spikes and cleats are strictly prohibited, but Merrell shoes are highly encouraged. Dress in comfortable clothing (or a costume that will make you more stylish on course) and bring dry clothing to change into once you’re done.
If it’s cold, gloves are recommended. If it’s hot, sunscreen is a necessity. No matter what the weather is, make sure to come hydrated and take advantage of water stations on course.
If you don’t plan on traveling home muddy, you’ll probably want to bring a change of clothes. Stop by the bag drop tent to store your belongings while you’re on course. $10, CASH ONLY.
Mini Mudder is a 1-mile muddy obstacle course designed for Tough Mudders-In-Training. Start waves will be every hour on the hour from 9am - 11am and 1pm - 4pm. Sunday, waves will be at 9am, 10am, 11am, and 1pm. Children must be at least 42 inches tall and accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.
Please stay tuned for email updates and check back closer to event weekend for discounted and exclusive accommodation options.
Please stay tuned for email updates and check back closer to event weekend for detailed parking information.
Shop official Tough Mudder gear on site. We have a merch tent in Mudder Village full of everything you need. In the meantime, beat the crowds and shop online at the Tough Mudder Gear Shop
Check out Tough Mudder on Amazon.com for pre, during and post event tips & gear.