If you like running, riding and getting muddy, than the folks at Disney’s Wide World of Sports has the endurance event for you.
The Muddy Buddy Ride and Run returns to Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex on May 9 for its 10th Anniversary.
Dates and times:
- Muddy Buddy Ride
Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 6:45 AM – Disney’s Wide World of Sports® Complex
- Mini Muddy Buddy in 2009!
Saturday, May 9, 2009 at 9:45 AM – Disney’s Wide World of Sports® Complex
The event includes two-person teams that alternate running (a total of three miles, one mile at a time) and mountain biking (also three miles, a mile at a time) through five separate obstacles. The “partners in grime” meet at the last obstacle, the infamous mud pit, and crawl to the finish together.
The event is expected to draw 3,500 participants (1,750 teams) after recording the largest field in Muddy Buddy history last year (2,800 participants/1,400 teams). Registration is now open at their website.