Inside the Tough Mudder Craze

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge

Tough Mudder events are 10- to 12-mile obstacle course challenges that test all-around strength, stamina and mental grit.

More than half-a-million people have participated worldwide and raised more than $3 million for the Wounded Warrior Project.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


On average, only 78 percent of participants complete a Tough Mudder challenge.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Participants leap off a platform in the Walk the Plank obstacle.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Racers crawl under live wires in the Electric Eel obstacle in Toronto.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project33 obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Crawling through the dirt in Kiss of Mud.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Wetting down the course.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


A team poses during Tough Mudder Toronto.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Climbing the Spider's Web.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Competitor Nicole Bahn.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Getting a haircut.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Jason Capiello, Tomas Molfino, Lucas Rooney, and Anson Felder rock the schoolboy punk look.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge


Read more about Tough Mudder and the other top obstacle courses in the November issue of Outside.

Arctic Enema Canada Tough Mudder Electroshock Therapy Everest Mount St Louis Moonstone Ski Re Obstacle Course Series Special Air Services Tough Mudder Tough Mudder challenge Tough Mudder founders Will Dean Tough Mudder pledge Wounded Warrior Project obstacle course obstacle course challenge

More Adventure

Love Features? Get the Dispatch

Thank you!

Pinterest Icon