This 5 mile course will be a challenging off-road route with more than 30 obstacles, a stream crossing, hills and of course MUD! Old clothes and shoes or boots are recommended (hint: pockets will fill up and pants without draw strings will come off). Bringing a change of clothes is highly advised.
- The competitive categories are reserved for athletes legitimately in it to win it that can run the entire course and complete every obstacle.
- You will be registering individually. If you want to run with friends, simply sign up in the same wave
- Every team will be timed using electronic timing.
- Must be 13 years of age or older to enter. However, we can waive this requirement with parent /guardian approval.
All proceeds from the 2020 Marine Mud Challenge will directly benefit the service members and families of the Fort Gordon community. Thank you. We greatly appreciate your continued support!!
Children's Challenge The childrens challenge 2020, is a miniature version of our course is available for the younger ones that don't want to miss out on the fun (ages 5-12). This "mini" Mud Challenge is for children ages 5-12. The course will be available for children to enjoy between 8:00am till 10:00am. Marines and volunteers will be all along the course helping out but parents are encouraged to usher their children along also. Please register your children online.
Volunteers Needed!! We will need volunteers to help with many aspects of the event from lining up cars in the parking lot to passing out water on the course. Please register using the volunteer option above and select the options for what you would like to help with and when you will be available. A coordinator will contact you with details. - Gate 1 and Gate 2 are the only gates available to people without DOD ID cards.
- All vehicle occupants over age 16 must show valid picture ID at Fort Gordon gates.
- To ensure a timely arrival at the event, please allow at least 30 minutes to enter Fort Gordon gates due to security procedures.
Become a fan and get up to the minute information about the Marine Mud Challenge on our Facebook page! It's a great way to find race buddies, get in touch with other participants, and check out some pictures from past events. Awards - All race participants that sign up prior to September 01, 2020 will receive an event t-shirt and a medal.
- All participants that sign up on September 01, 2020 or after are not guaranteed an event t-shirt or a medal.
Area Info - Free parking in vicinity of race start.
- Insurance will not be provided. The U.S. Army will not be held responsible for any damage, loss, or injury.
- Wash down and changing facilities will be available.
- Hotels are located 4 to 5 miles from Gate 1 on Gordon Highway, Bobby Jones Expressway and Jimmy Dyess Parkway. Additional Information - Approximate start times will be posted on the Marine Mud Challenge site and on our Facebook page!