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Until We Mud Again

3 ways to get ready for May’s race Year-round training is essential when crushing a mud run. Here are some tips to staying in shape and ultimately conquering the brown-bodied beast. Be versatile Train whenever and wherever you can to

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Meet Kim

“I accomplished so much more than obstacles that day. I am grateful for The Battlegrounds and the amazing experience I had.” Kim spent years looking after her ill son – helping him through a heart transplant and recovery – with

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Meet Angela

“Life is a one-time gift. Challenge yourself and never take it for granted.” After being diagnosed with a chronic illness, Angela refused to accept a new life of regular blood draws, doctors visits and endless testing. She took charge of

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OCRWC Review

They Battled. They Conquered. Our Battle Corps team took to Ontario, Canada last weekend for the OCR World Championship! Five team members, five different perspectives of this international event. Read about their experiences below! Chris’ Experience What moment was the

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Meet Bryan

“You can never be truly proud of yourself if you never test yourself.” Bryan and his wife are both active duty military, stationed in Omaha, NE. They love to travel to run races and signed up for The Battlegrounds with

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September 2017 Results

Awards Mud runners of the entire 5-mile course in the elite wave are the only ones eligible for awards, which are presented to the top three winners in each category. View All Race Results & Photos You can find all

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What You Need

The Battle Checklist! Get ready, the race is almost here! Please review your Battle Checklist below. If you are in the Elite Wave, please click here. To learn more about the OCR World Championship qualifications, please click here. REMEMBER: Regular

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Meet Lauren

“Success is found smack-dab in the middle of the battle – when we decide to push past the ‘suck’ and the ‘can’t’.” An Olympic Taekwondo Athlete & Four-Time Battlegrounds Competitor Lauren battles through life like a balancing act. She is

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Meet Team: We’ve Got The Runs

“Don’t back down from challenges. If something scares you, that is likely the exact thing you should do.” Meet We’ve Got The Runs This team of 20 conquered The Battlegrounds together for this first time this past May. We spoke

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Meet Tonya

“I am a fighter, and because God has given me my health and my life, I want to give back.” A Mother, Powerlifter & Now, Mud Runner After watching her mother, mother-in-law and aunt all fight breast cancer – Tonya

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Meet Kayla

“If you are not challenging yourself, then you are not living up to your true potential.” From 300+ lbs to Roller Derby, CrossFit and The Battlegrounds Kayla’s friends may describe her as determined, but we would describe her as unstoppable.

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Meet Megan

“Everything happens for a reason and through every storm comes a lesson learned.” After an injury that left Megan unable to run, she struggled with an eating disorder and depression. Running was her identity and without it, she had trouble

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