The Highland Mud Run


Event Date

Sat, Apr 30, 2016


Columbus, GA

About This Activity

What: Highland Mud Run

Distance: 3 miles with 30 obstacles and of course mud everywhere!

Registration Start Time: 7:00 AM

Race Start Time: 8:00 AM with waves every 15 minutes until 12:15 PM.  Every runner will receive a Bib but only the waves at the top of each hour will be timed (8:00, 9:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00) with a triathlon band.

Age: There is a 'Mud Kid' obstacle area for all children ages 4-9 years old.  Adult volunteers from North Highland Church will supervise your children while you run.  The cost is $5 at the event, which goes toward our Cause.  All children ages 10-16 can participate in the Mud Run but must have a parent sign a waiver at the registration desk the day of the run. For Insurance reasons, no children under 10 years old are allowed to register and run in the Mud Run. Again, we have a Mud Kids area in which children can play for a $5 cost.

Cost: $55 Online Registration Closes on Tuesday, April 26th at midnight. Race Day: $65-$68

Award Categories: There will be our traditional Turkey Leg award for the top finishers from each wave.  Also, every mud runner that crosses the finish line will receive a medal around his or her neck.  Other give aways are t-shirts and car decals!

T-Shirt: Sizes Small thru 2XL available. To be guaranteed a shirt be registered by April 26th.

Description: The Highland Mud Run is an exciting 5K obstacle run (roughly 3 miles) located on the property of North Highland Church in Columbus, Georgia. The Highland Mud Run is a mud plus obstacles race. Well, it's not really a 'race'. It's an adventure through mud, water, and fun obstacles. You will get wet and dirty and get some good exercise doing it. Those who are pregnant or think you might become pregnant, we advise you not to run the Mud Run.

The Cause: The Highland Mud Run is a non-profit event to raise funds for special needs in the our community.  All proceeds from the Highland Mud Run will go to the STL (Speed The Light) a student Initiative for missions and 3 local community causes: Teen Challenge (girls left in Seale, AL), Sound Choices, and Children's Miracle Network.  Please come, have fun, and raise support for those in need!

If you have a team of 10 people or larger, there are group rates we can offer.  Please email for special pricing.  You will receive a response within 12 hours.

Early Packet Pick Up: Thursday, April 28 from 3:30-7 PM and Friday, April 29 from 12-7 PM at Big Dog Running Company
at 5413 Whittlesey Blvd.

More info Contact: Jubilee Criswell at or Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

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