Obstacle Races in Texas

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SEP21
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Zombie Charge – Austin

The annual Zombie Charge 5K is an obstacle race and unique experience where your sole purpose is to survive! As a runner you will deal with a variety of challenges and try to make it to the finish line with your flags. Or you can be the zombie charging runners and capturing their flags.

Zombie Charge is the most authentic 5k zombie mud run with obstacles, fields, muddy trenches, creepy creeks, horror ridden hills, trails, mud and surprises for the first time in the Capital of Texas!

$30 - $69
Zombie Charge – Austin
OCT12
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Zombie Charge – South Padre Island
South Padre Island, TX, United States

5K. Obstacles. Zombies...on the beach! Zombie Charge is headed to the beautiful destination of South Padre on 10/12/2019 with an apocalyptic obstacle adventure filled obstacles, challenges, zombies and an after party of awesomeness ready for you at the finish!

$30 - $69
Zombie Charge – South Padre Island
NOV2
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Zombie Charge – Houston

Zombie Charge is the most authentic 5k zombie mud run with obstacles, fields, muddy trenches, creepy creeks, horror ridden hills, trails, mud pits and surprises coming back to Houston in a new location.

The annual Zombie Charge 5K is an obstacle race and unique experience where your sole purpose is to survive! As a runner you will deal with a variety of challenges and try to make it to the finish line with your flags. Or you can be the zombie charging runners and capturing their flags.

$30 - $39
Zombie Charge – Houston
JUN22
Oklahoma City Oklahoma Conquer the Gauntlet

Race day is what it's all about! Come ready to have a great time, challenge yourself, and Conquer! You must arrive 1 hour before your start time. You may not check-in more than 1 hour before your start time. Participants will register for the time slot of their choosing. Must be 12 years or older to participate. Parking will be $10.

$95
Oklahoma City Oklahoma Conquer the Gauntlet
SEP21
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Tough Mudder – Dallas/Ft. Worth
Midlothian, TX, United States

Everythings bigger in Texas? Youre damn right it is, and that's especially true for Tough Mudder Classic Dallas Ft. Worth at TexPlex Park. This incredible course with its winding ATV trails, deep woods that turn into open fields and back again is located just 30 minutes from downtown Dallas. No ten-gallon hats required here, just some solid trail shoes, an iron will, and a crew of Mudders ready to step outside their comfort zone and find their best.

Tough Mudder is more than a mud run - its an epic teamwork experience. Lace up to break free from every day and show your weekend who's boss. No timing chips or first-place medals here - just an un-timed challenge that'll show you what you're made of and teach you what teamwork is all about. 21-22 Sept 2019.

Tough Mudder 5K: 3 miles, 13 obstacles

Tough Mudder Classic: 8-10 miles, 25 obstacles

Tougher Mudder: Same course as the Classic, but competitively timed.

$55 - $119
Tough Mudder – Dallas/Ft. Worth
SEP21
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Toughest Mudder – South Dallas Ft Worth
Midlothian, TX, United States

Toughest Mudder is guaranteed to push you past anything youve ever experienced before, and this year you can share the glory, if you choose, in one of our all-new 2 or 4 person Team Relay formats. Assemble your crew and see if they really are as tough as nails.

Wanna take it one step further? Hit the dedicated miles attached to Male, Female and Team Relay to qualify for Contender status at Worlds Toughest Mudder.

Americas Toughest Mudder South Regional is proof that everything is bigger (and better) in Texas. An insane course packed with winding ATV trails and deep woods that turn into open fields and back again is waiting at TexPlex Park, just 30 minutes from Downtown Dallas. Leave your excuses at home and get on course to push past your limits, and take a chance at podium glory.

$150 - $569
Toughest Mudder – South Dallas Ft Worth
SEP21
Austin Texas Zombie Charge

Zombie Charge 5K is an obstacle race and unique experience where your sole purpose is to survive! As a runner you will deal with a variety of challenges and try to make it to the finish line with your flags. Or you can be the zombie charging runners and capturing their flags.

$69
Austin Texas Zombie Charge
OCT12
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Warrior Dash – Oklahoma
Okemah, OK, United States

Warrior Dash is the 1M, 5k & 10K obstacle course races that anyone can start and everyone can finish. Whether you're an elite athlete or just beginning, you'll conquer 6/12/24 world-class obstacles for 1M, 5k & 10K races respectively, wade across wooded lakes, and venture through mud-caked backroads. Relive the course with friends at the after-party, and celebrate your decision to leave your normal weekend in the mud.

Since 2009, this is the get-dirty race anyone can start and everyone can finish. And once you're done, get ready to party at a festival with a live DJ, great beer, activities and sponsors and the best people watching ever.

$29 - $69
Warrior Dash – Oklahoma
OCT26
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Spartan Race – Dallas
Glen Rose, TX, United States

Welcome to Rough Creek Lodge. The familiar terrain of sprawling hunting grounds keeps Spartans coming back year after year. The terrain is both beautiful and an obstacle in itself -- with cacti along the trail every step of the way, and amazing views. To earn those vistas youll have to conquer some tough hills but we can promise you it's worth it at the finish line. This course is known to throw the unexpected at racers, including double bucket carries and drastic temperature changes, so come prepared to Spartan Up.

$79 - $109
Spartan Race – Dallas
NOV2
Houston Texas Zombie Charge

Zombie Charge 5K is an obstacle race and unique experience where your sole purpose is to survive! As a runner you will deal with a variety of challenges and try to make it to the finish line with your flags. Or you can be the zombie charging runners and capturing their flags. At the after party, music and vendors will highlight the theme of survival by promoting being fit and ready for disasters.

$30
Houston Texas Zombie Charge
NOV16
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Bonefrog Dallas

Bonefrog is the worlds only Navy SEAL obstacle course race and we're coming to bring you the best obstacles in OCR!

Bonefrog was created by Nave SEALs to challenge, build and inspire participants to become better athletes and recognize that they can do anything they set their minds to, while enjoying the camaraderie and teamwork usually reserved for active duty Navy Seals.

$10 - $235
Bonefrog Dallas
JUN22
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Spartan Race – At&t Stadium

Welcome to AT&T Stadium.

The home of Americas football team, and a venue large enough to host 80,000 fans. This colossal stadium turns into a battlefield where Spartans test their mettle against obstacles in and around the stadium. The battle ends as you dash across the 50 yard line and cross the finish in epic fashion as your friends and family cheer you on from the stands.

This is Texas, and now this is Spartan country. Prepare for 3+ miles and over 15 obstacles in a boot-camp style Sprint. Faithful football fans especially will have trouble not becoming a little giddy as they run on the field and through otherwise restricted areas in this iconic stadium! Imagine watching a Dallas football game next season, after youve seen and experienced the ins and outs of all aspects of the field.

The sound system will be pumping while live shots are broadcast on the fourth largest HD screen in the NFL, so wear your Spartan swag and prepare for your moment on the big screen.

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Spartan Race – At&t Stadium
SEP28
ThunderDash Obstacle/Mud Run
Comfort, TX, United States

What really makes Thunderdash different from similar obstacle course races / OCR events is that this is an all natural environment on a beautiful private property in the Texas Hill Country. The natural obstacles on this course are peerless. The mud ends up coming from natural springs on and around the course. There isnt a course like this anywhere else in the world.

ThunderDash Obstacle/Mud Run
NOV9
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Rugged Maniac – Austin

50% Festival + 50% Mud Run = 100% Awesome!

Rugged Maniac is like recess for grown-ups, except our playground has a 3-story water slide, trampolines, and a fire jump, and theres a huge festival right in the middle of everything with a DJ and plenty of beer! Sounds amazing, right?! Heres how it works:

The Festival

The 5,000-person party starts at 8:30 a.m. with a DJ on the main stage, booths giving away free stuff, all kinds of interactive games (mechanical bulls, dance-offs, stein-hoisting, pie-eating), and tasty food and beer to keep you fueled all day. The best part? The festival and games are completely FREE, no ticket required, so even your least adventurous friends can join the party!

The Playground

But the real fun happens out on the playground our 3-mile course packed with 20+ epic obstacles designed to both challenge and thrill Maniacs of all fitness levels, from couch potatoes to marathoners. The course opens at 9 a.m. but youll select a specific time to run when you buy your tickets. If youre a late sleeper, that means you can wake up at noon, run at 1:45 p.m., and then party the rest of the day! Or if youre the competitive type, join the 9 a.m. Elite Heat to race other speedsters for a chance to be crowned the winner!

Each time slot is limited to just 200 Maniacs each, so grab your friends and reserve your spot before it sells out!

$39 - $59
Rugged Maniac – Austin

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What you need to know about Obstacle Races

Obstacle Course Racing (OCR) involves a competitor travelling on foot overcoming various physical challenges or obstacles. The most common form of these are a combination of mud and trail runs, and the big players in the space are Tough Mudder, Spartan Race & Born Survivor.

Different obstacle event types

The obstacles used are often similar to those used in military training and tend to include climbing over walls, carrying heavy objects, traversing bodies of water, crawling under barbed wire and jumping through fire. They’re epic when done with friends, and these events are big on the social side so get a team together, get the war paint on and get ready for big celebrations and post-race beers.

Find the right obstacle race for you

These obstacle races are happening all over the world, with varying style and difficulty, so it’s time to jump on that bandwagon! Here are some of our most popular events, if you haven’t done one before, you absolutely must.

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