Losing Pride: The Battle of True Mudd: May 2016

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In the world of Obstacle Racing, every event is a battle. Some fight to overcome addiction. Some fight to improve our health. Some fight to inspire others. Some fight to celebrate milestones. Some fight because the battle itself is a proof of life, a validation of our struggle and effort. And for others, it’s pride. […]

Dear Tony: From Enemy to Friend at BattleFrog Charlotte 2016

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  Dear Tony, Hey. You mentioned not having social media when I introduced myself at the end of the BattleFrog Charlotte race, so you likely won’t see this, but our interaction left a mark, and so I thought I’d leave a note here for you–in gratitude–in case you stumble this way. My story begins nearly […]

True Mudd: An Obstacle Course Race Review

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Before we begin, I must admit a certain degree of bias. In late July of 2014, a friend of mine invited a group of us for an experience like no other: a mud run. I’d never heard of this, but his description was intriguing, so I tagged along. The passion and obsession began. I participated […]