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Date

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Site

James Cownie Soccer Complex/Park
2600 Hartford Ave.
Des Moines, IA

Time

Little Muddy Buddy Trot: 8:30 a.m.

Short Course (approx. 1 Mile): 8:45 a.m.

Long Course (approx. 3 Miles): 9:30 a.m. 

Packet Pick Up

Location: Cownie Soccer Complex
Friday, June 16 - 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 17 - 7:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Long Course Run (approx. 3 Miles)

This unique trail is like no other in Iowa!  In the heart of Des Moines, the course is carved through a grass and wooded stretch along the Des Moines River.  Racers of all abilities will have a great time traversing obstacles and several mud pits including the signature Mucky Mud Pit!  Participants must be at least 6 years or older to compete. Bring towels and extra clothes as make-shift showers (water hoses) will be provided.   

Entry fee includes Mud Run T-shirt*, post race refreshments and all finishers will receive a Mud Run survivor medal
*Upgrade to a Mud Run Dri Fit Shirt for an additional $10.00.

This is a FUN run and it will not be timed.  

Short Course Run (approx. 1 Mile)

This shortened course will include a fun run through some obstacles before racers venture in the Mucky Mud Pit.  Participants must be at least 5 years or older to compete. 
Entry Fee includes Mud Run T-shirt*, post race refreshments and all finishers will receive a Mud Run survivor medal
*Upgrade to a Mud Run Dri Fit Shirt for an additional $10.00


Little Muddy Buddy Trot (approx. 200 meters)

$5.00 for kids 5 and younger.  The Little Muddy Buddy Trot will be a chance for the kids to get muddy as they venture through the Mucky Mud Pit.  Parents are encouraged to run with their child (parents do not have to register to run with their kid in the Little Muddy Buddy Trot)

Entry fee include a Mud Run T-shirt.  Entry fee includes post race refreshments and a Mud Run survivor medal.


Age Determining Date

Saturday, June 17, 2017


Packet Pick Up/Check In

Packet pick up will take place at Cownie Soccer/Sports Complex on Friday, June 16 from 4 pm - 7 pm OR  Saturday, June 17 from 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  All paid registrants will receive a t-shirt.

Race Tips

Wear your grungy clothes and old running shoes. (No Spikes Allowed) 
Make sure your shoes are double or triple tied.
Avoid clothes with pockets, pockets carry extra mud.
Leave your jewelry at home.
Bring a trash bag, dry clothes and towel.
Make-shift shower stations available.
Men's and Women's Changing tents available.
We are not responsible for your personal gear.

Bag/Gear check is not available on event day

Late Entries

Race day registration accepted at packet pick up on Friday or Saturday morning. Late day entries not guaranteed a T-shirt.
Short Course (approx. 1 Mile) onsite fee - TBA
Long Course (approx. 3 Miles) onsite fee - TBA
Little Muddy Buddy (approx. 200 meters) onsite fee - $5.00

For athletes under age 18, please bring a completed the Mud Run Entry Form, with the parental signature on the waiver portion, or have the parents attend and sign the waiver on-site.  


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LONG COURSE (approx. 3 Miles)
TBA - Postmark and online through Wednesday, June 7, 2017
TBA - Online only until 1:00 PM on Thursday, June 15, 2017
TBA - On-site (on-site registrations will be accepted at packet pick up on Friday evening or Saturday morning)
*Upgrade to a Dri-Fit shirt for an additional $10.00.

SHORT COURSE (approx. 1 Mile)

TBA - Postmark and online through Wednesday, June 7, 2017
TBA - Online only until 1:00 PM on Thursday, June 15, 2017
TBA - On-site (on-site registrations will be accepted at packet pick up on Friday evening or Saturday morning)
*Upgrade to a Dri-Fit Shirt for an additional $10.00.

TEAMS - Teams of 4 or more runners. The first 4 runners pay full price. Starting with the 5th runner, a discount of $5.00 (Long Course) or $3.00 (Short Course) will be given during registration. You must select the team registration option during online registration.  One person must register the entire team.  You can add members to your team through June 15.  Your initial transaction must meet the minimum number of team members (4).

LITTLE MUDDY BUDDY (AGE 5 & UNDER)

$5.00 - Postmark and online through Wednesday, June 7, 2017
$5.00 - Online only until 1:00 PM Thursday, June 15, 2017
$5.00 - On-site (on-site registrations will be accepted at packet pick up on Friday evening or Saturday morning)

Entry includes a cotton T-shirt, race number, post race refreshments. 
Contact

Iowa Games
Kim Abels, Sports & Special Events Director
888-777-8881 ext. 105
kim.abels@iowagames.org