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Family Enrichment Center's 11th Annual MUD HAPPENS--ONE BAD MUD RUN

Sat August 26, 2023 Alvaton, KY 42122 US Directions




8:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Open to ages 10+.


8:15AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Open to ages 10+.

PRE-PAID: Team of 4

8:15AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT

PRE-PAID: Team of 10

8:15AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Open to ages 10+.

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Mark your calendar and begin training for the Family Enrichment Center's 11th Annual MUD HAPPENS--ONE BAD MUD RUN PRESENTED BY HENKEL to be held on Saturday, August 26, 2023. Funds from this event support child abuse prevention services in South Central Kentucky.

The MUD HAPPENS--ONE BAD MUD RUN is a 3 mile run featuring built obstacles and muddy areas where contestants slip, slide, and slosh their way to the finish.  Sign up as an individual or grab a TEAM of 4 or more (and receive a discounted price!).  The course is designed for ages 10 and up; children 10-12 years of age MUST be accompanied by a PAID adult participant.   The Individual Competitive Heat is at 8:00 a.m. and will be limited to 50 runners (NO TEAMS).  Regular heats will start at 8:15 a.m. and run every 15 minutes until 11 a.m. 

The Kids Muddy Challenge is FREE and consists of small obstacles and activities for children 9 and under only.  Parents should not leave children unattended at the Kids Muddy Challenge and will need to sign a waiver before children will be permitted to participate.

Early Bird Registration!--Register by the 4th of July to receive a discounted price, be guaranteed a race t-shirt in your size. 

Registration will be available on race day starting at 6:30 a.m. for an increased fee. Participants may register online or complete a hard-copy form on-site and bring exact cash/check. 

PRE-RACE PACKET PICK-UP:  Monday, August 21st - Friday, August 25th, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Family Enrichment Center located at 1133 Adams Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101.  Please call ahead of time if you are picking up packets for a team at (270) 781-6714.



Phil Moore Park
7101 Scottsville Road
Alvaton, KY US 42122

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