(Muskegon, MI) – The HERO Mud Run is coming to the Muskegon County Fairgrounds on May 16, 2015. The first course of its kind in the area, the HERO Mud Run introduces a three, six or eight mile run, equipped with 25 plus unique, military-style obstacles.
Designed to challenge the competitor both physically and mentally, the course is designed to incorporate obstacles and distances for every level including: Rope balance challenge, barrel swim, water tunnel, 16’ quarter pipe, tire wall, motocross track, mud/fire/smoke, ice bath, barbed wire, and much more.
Whether a true competitor or an athlete looking to have fun, the course provides the best of both worlds. Alternative routes are available, and all athletes will receive a
t-shirt and medal. Those over 21, receive a free beer for participating. Those wishing to compete as a team (six or more) qualify for a team discount. A beer tent will also be onsite featuring local, craft beer and Budweiser products.
• Hero Discount / Nov. – March 17 / $50
• Standard Entry / March 18 – April 17 / $55
* $10 mandatory insurance fee with registration.
* Same price for all race distances.
Muskegon County Fairgrounds
6621 Heights Ravenna Road
Fruitport, MI 49415
• Competitive heat: 8:00 am
• Other heats: 9:00 am
For more information about the HERO mud run or for volunteer details, please visit www.heromud.com. Current sponsors include Walgreens, Meijer, Mercy Health, and Access Health. Partner organizations, who will receive a portion of the proceeds, include: Flyin’ Heroes, Muskegon Jaycees and the Muskegon County Fairgrounds.