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Posted: 1/29/2011 10:45:26 PM EDT
A Crazy Event for a Really Good cause (Wounded Warriors)

Crazy guys & gals run, crawl and swim across a course of mud, water, electrified fences, barbed wire and whatever to raise money for our troops.


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"Organizers seem to be proud of the event's 22 percent noncompletion rate. Participants must sign a death waiver, and signs posted on the course remind them they did."

I thought it was great when the reporter was so surprised that several of the competitors were downing beers while low crawling in the mud & barbed wire!  Hey this is TEXAS!!

Also have to love the "Don't Pee on the Electric Fence" signs too!

Could be a good tune up for Bug Out Drill or Zombie-pocalypse too!
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 5:41:57 AM EDT
I have some friends doing that today.  Did the reporter mention that it's a 9 mile course?
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 6:41:09 AM EDT
I just discovered this a few days ago. I'm really pissed that I missed this one, but it looks like there is going to be one in North Texas in the Fall.
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 8:04:35 AM EDT
Are you drinking a beer?  
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 9:54:18 AM EDT
Awesome!   Oct. 8-9th, Wortham Tx . . . . *marks on calendar*
Link Posted: 1/30/2011 11:03:24 AM EDT
Are you drinking a beer?  

"Yes Maam!"  We Texans still show civility even when belly crawling in the mud!  
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