Being a Mudder℠ is all about taking on the obstacles in your life and the enormous sense of accomplishment that you feel when you overcome them.
We asked our 2020 Ambassadors what OCR gifts they’re asking Santa for this holiday season. Here’s what made their lists!
“Toughest Mudder season pass, a climbing gym membership, a new backpacking bag for World’s Toughest Mudder and air travel, and how about a massage in Dallas on November 9th next year?” —Justin Metcalf
Sometimes words just aren't enough (especially when it comes to the pain of getting through Electroshock Therapy) but thankfully we have memes to express our mud-drenched feelings.
These are your favourite Tough Mudder memes from 2019 - may there be many more in the years to come.
2019'S BEST TOUGH MUDDER MEMES
Mudder Nation is packed full of creative folk. From facepaint to full costume they know how to rock an on-course transformation. These are 10 of our favorites from 10 years of Tough Mudder.
TOP 10 BEST COSTUMES EVER
1. MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU
Head to toe fur? We salute your bravery, this one won't be easy to clean.
Sharon Cavanaugh Trombley, Laconia, New Hampshire
A retired police officer of more than 25 years who now works as a case manager helping people with drug and alcohol problems, teaches fitness at the Downtown Gym, and is certified in Precision Nutrition.
Kevin Cuevas, 40, Long Island, New York
Inventory controller for an optical equipment company
I did my first Tough Mudder in 2014 at the Tri-State event. Since then I have done four full courses and two half courses, as well as the Tri-State Tougher Mudder this year.
At Veterans Overcoming Obstacles, the belief is that a healthy lifestyle supports change. This Colorado-based non-profit organization helps veterans deal with drug and alcohol addiction, PTSD-related suicide, and the difficult transition from military service to civilian life through a focus on health and fitness.
As men across the country start sprouting mustaches in Movember, you'll see even more Tough Mudders hitting the course with upper lip foliage. Tough Mudder and Every Man Jack have partnered together to raise money for the Movember Foundation to support men’s health. It's all about #GroomingForGood!
Training is almost always better with company, and let’s face it: No one loves hanging out with you more than your dog. In fact, your pooch can even get in on your favorite cardio at a Ruff Mudder event thanks to our friends at CHEWY. So, if you’re looking for a new workout partner, you don’t need to look any further than your four-legged friend.
10 years of Tough Mudder means one hell of a lot of mud. So what better way to celebrate our birthday than sharing our top 10 favorite muddy moments.
TOP 10 MUDDY MOMENTS
1. MUD MONSTER
This won't be the first time Tough Mudder North West makes an appearance on this list - hands down the muddiest event in the UK.
Everyone who signs up for a Tough Mudder is keen for a challenge. If you’re looking for quiet and comfort, you’ve come to the wrong place. But even though we know the the course will push our physical and mental toughness to the limit, many Mudders—even seasoned veterans—still get frozen by certain obstacles (and not just by the temperature of Arctic Enema).