Thursday, 17 January, 2019

Tough Mudder’s 2014 Opening Weekend – The Big Boys Are Back

I had done one Tough Mudder before – London South 2013 – and had an absolutely amazing time. In truth (like so many thousands...

The Marathon Des Sables Experience – Blood, Sweat, Tears And Heavy...

It's taken a while to figure out what I actually want to write about the Marathon Des Sables. It's been such a huge all-consuming...

OCR European Championships 2016 – A Battle For Confidence Amid “Failure”

Following Andy's review of the European Champs last week, Katy Aggus has added an excellent insight to her experience. One which poses some very interesting...

Taming the Beast – Helly Hansen Beauty & the Beast 2013...

Although not strictly a "mud run" or "obstacle course race", Helly Hansen Beauty and the Beast is most definitely on Mudstacle's radar. It's an...

Andy’s Northern Love Affair: Born Survivor Race Review

I LOVE THIS EVENT! I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT IT! Where do we start? Well let's start with the drive to Lowther from Derbyshire. Okay, the M1, M18,...

Spartan Sprint South Wales ’15 Highlights Video – With A Twist

This certainly isn't you're regular yellow-filled Mudstacle highlights video... as it happened to be a certain somebody's stag do. I can highly recommend incorporating...

Xrunner Mad Monk Review – Familiarity Breeds Content

Sometimes I get up up a 4am and drive over 3 hours to get to race, eating breakfast in the car. Sometimes I have no...

Four laps Nuts Challenge – Stupidly tough & stupidly fun

I have been massively excited on the run up to last weekend's Nuts Challenge - it really is the best obstacle course race and...

Forest Warrior Video – Corbin Mackin introduces this hidden gem

Forest Warrior in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire came a very close runner up in 'Best Newcomer' category at last year's Mudstacle Awards so...

How To Win The Eliminator Marathon – Hellard’s Meticulous Planning &...

For many, The Eliminator Marathon in February 2015 was the toughest event that they had ever taken part in. In fact, a surprising number...