I was going through some of my older posts when I recently came across my GORUCK Challenge Review from last year’s Class 093 in Washington, DC. Whether you’ve already signed-up or contemplating challenging yourself with some good livin’, you’ve probably started to consider what gear you’ll need to survive the night. When I signed up, [...]
Mud Run Gear
Training for and conquering your next mud run can be an awesome and invigorating experience if your gear is right, fits well and holds up to extreme conditions and weather. You’ll need gear that can withstand everything from wind to water and rocks to riptides. Depending on your mud run, you might need gear to keep you warm or gear to keep your body temperature to a minimum, including running shoes, shorts or tights, gloves for grip, shirts, hoodies and more… Most of what you need can be picked up at your local sporting goods store, but you’ll most likely save a lot by thinking ahead and purchasing what you need online. I’ve listed a bunch of recommended gear below for your perusal, much of which I have used myself.
Last December, I completed one full lap of the inaugural World’s Toughest Mudder event held at Raceway Park, NJ. While I was disappointed that I didn’t make my 24-hour goal, I was still pleased to have been a part of this epic mud-fest. I met some amazing people and had a lot of fun, despite [...]