Wednesday, 19 June, 2019

Tough Guy – mud, obstacles, ice and hypothermia

I'm doubled over and dripping wet. My head is throbbing, cloudy and numb. I've just dunked myself under water several times in an ice-filled...

The world’s biggest obstacle course – Interview with Rat Race Dirty...

My ears pricked up as soon as I heard about Rat Race's upcoming Dirty Weekend - when the organisers of the UK's most popular...

Eight Great Obstacle Races To Check Out In 2014

At Mudstacle we spend half our time caked in mud, testing obstacle races around the country and we certainly know a good race when...

Stockton River Rat Race Review – kayaking, swimming and walking the...

For those who are already looking ahead to the summer, it's worth checking out the River Rat Race Series. With events in Stockton and...

Yorkshire Terrier night run review

You may well have heard of Rat Race's Survival of the Fittest series and their upcoming uber-event, Dirty Weekend. But they also run a...

Bitter weather and crazy mud made this a Demon Run!

Demon Run is an event series that focuses more on the mud running side of things than obstacle courses, which is something that I'm...

What to expect from the South West’s Rock Solid Race

There are new mud and obstacle races springing up around the UK in their droves, but very few have got me anywhere near as...

Zombie Evacuation review – a unique new adventure race

I am very happy to welcome Mudstacle's first ever guest writer. Towards the end of last year Jennifer Green was brave enough to face...

How to train for obstacle courses and mud runs

I'm often asked how to get fit for obstacle courses and mud runs. I think it's mostly down to personal choice. I'm sure that...

Brutal 10 Bordon Heaths review – The muddiest mud run

Brutal 10 have been on my radar for quite a while and I've been looking forward to visiting one of their many 10km mud-runs....