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.
Say the word 'burpees' and you can almost always expect a loud and woe-filled groan. Yes, they are exhausting and leave you in a sweaty, panting mess and yes, most people look slightly ridiculous doing them but unfortunately there are plenty of good reasons to be adding burpees to your workout.
5 Reasons Burpees Should be Part of Your Training
It's that time of year again folks. When the cold weather and the pull of another box set on the sofa can wreak havock with our training.
But more than that, it's often the dark mornings AND dark evenings that put us off lacing up our trainers and heading out.
Jack Link’s has done more than just ‘Raise the Steaks’ in the snack bar category — it’s inspiring others to 'Raise the Steaks' in their own lives. And few athletes personify that M.O. more than Meagan Martin, world-class professional rock climber, American Ninja Warrior competitor, and all-around badass athlete.
Hey Mudders, Born here, your Official Tough Mudder UK trainer.
Okay, we know if you master the pull up game, you can master the muscle up. Saying that, it is also very important to remember to make sure that we keep training our antagonist muscles to the opposing muscles you normally train. Meaning if you’re pulling or pushing, you should be equally as strong in both actions to give you optimal maximum strength.
We might be heading towards the end of the Tough Mudder season but that doesn't your fitness journey have ended, in fact it could just be starting.
We've partnered with our friends at Lucozade Sport to create a new series of Tough Mudder 5K workout videos.
New Home Workouts - No Equipment Needed
Kicking off with this week's Upper Body strength workout we'll be releasing a video every week, they will target different key areas making sure you get a full body training plan.
At Tough Mudder we're all about epic obstacles, but whether you're partying at Tough Mudder 5K or tackling World's Toughest Mudder a certain degree of running is also necessary to earn that all important headband.
In celebration of Global Running Day we asked our brand new Official UK Trainer (and London Marathon runner) Born to put together his top five tips for better running.
In 2018 legionnaire obstacle Kong has moved onto the course allowing all participants to take on the monsterous rings. And for legionnaires? Your fellow Mudders designed Kong Infinity, an upgraded version of the already challenging obstacle.
For both versions of this much-loved obstacle you're going to need arm strength, enter the Lucozade Sport Made to Move ambassadors and two simple workouts to help increase your arm strength in preparation for Tough Mudder.
How to Build Arm Strength for Tough Mudder