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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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May 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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Men to Watch

After taking a look at the amazing athletes on the women’s side of the field, it’s time to turn our attention to the men ready to toe the line at The Battlegrounds. The 5 mile course ahead of them will

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Women to Watch

On May 20, 2017, competitors will be toeing the line at The Battlegrounds Mud Obstacle Course to make a run at the 5 mile course filled with over 30 obstacles.   Many of them will have their eyes set on

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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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Training Tips For The Big Day: Part Three

The Battlegrounds’ experts provide plenty of helpful hints to prepare for our upcoming May 20 race. Our Battle Corps’ team members all agree – right now is one of the most difficult times of the year to train. The weather

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Training Tips For The Big Day: Part Two

The Battlegrounds’ experts provide plenty of helpful hints to prepare for our upcoming May 20 race. Our Battle Corps’ team members all agree – right now is one of the most difficult times of the year to train. The weather

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