The Ridge Run (Mud Run/Obstacle Course 5K)


Event Date

Sat, Aug 1, 2015


Melcher-Dallas, IA


Activity Today Later

ELITE HEAT 8AM - elite heat 8AM

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 9AM - open heat

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 9:30AM - open heat 9:30AM

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 10AM - open heat 10AM

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 10:30AM - open heat 10:30

$45 $45 Closed

OPEN HEAT 11AM - Open Heat 11AM

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 11:30AM - Open Heat

$45 $45 Closed

OPEN HEAT 1230PM - Open Heat 1230PM

$45 $45 Closed

OPEN HEAT 1PM - Open Heat 1PM

$45 $45 Closed

OPEN HEAT 130PM - Open Heat 130PM

$45 $55 Closed

Open Heat 2PM - Open Heat 2PM

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 2:30PM - open heat 230pm

$45 $55 Closed

OPEN HEAT 3:00PM - open heat 3pm

$45 $45 Closed

About This Activity

The Ridge Run is an obstacle course race that is designed for every athletic condition in mind with the goal of perpetual improvement no matter where you’re at in your conditioning. It’s for the couch potato as well as the hardcore adventure seeker.The Ridge Run is brought to you by Oak Ridge MX, one of the gnarliest motocross tracks in the Midwest. This is our 1st annual mud/obstacle course that is guaranteed to keep you coming back for years to come! This is NOT a flat course. You will encounter some of Iowa's largest hills and valleys! We encourage you to run with a group or with a friend! Either way our friendly staff will be everywhere helping you along the way!

Event details and schedule

Pre Registration: February 1 - July 19- $45
                           July 20 - July 31 - $55
On-Site Registration - $65
Gates Open 7AM
                    Last Heat 2PM (more will be added if needed)
Start Time:Elite heat is at 8am

                 Open heats start at 9am
Aid Stations: There will be water stations everywhere!                                Paramedics will be on hand.

Awards: There will be overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards for the elite heat. 

Parking: Parking will be $5.00 per car. Car pooling is a good idea!

Post Party: There will be lots of food and beverage venders to choose from.

There will be a local DJ.


Minimum age is 14. 
Not a timed event.

Team: All teams are welcome and encouraged. You're going to need help getting through the feats of strength.

Waivers and ID

  • Must have signed and printed waivers with ID’s to proceed through registration.

•What to bring

  • Bring cash for registration, parking, and vendors. 

  • DO NOT BRING anything that would be considered a weapon of any kind! That means no guns, knives, darts, spears, cannons, musket riffles, sling shots, b b guns, bow and arrows etc.   

•What to wear

  • Short sleeves or Tank tops

  • Shorts

  • Shoes you don’t mind getting messed up but that are comfortable.

  • Gloves are optional

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