PIG TRAIL MUD RUN – May 31, 2014
SOOOEEEEE! Calling all PIGS! Come wallow in the mud with other swine, sows and pork lovers at the Pig Trail Mud Run, sponsored by the Springdale Rotary Club. If you’re a pig who thinks getting wet and dirty sounds fun and you and your piggy pals love to be mentally and physically challenged, then the Pig Trail Mud Run is the race for you.
Come on – get off the couch, train a little, and join the Pig Trail Mud Run for a day that you’ll only be able to describe as “A Muddy BLAST!” This race promises to be more fun than a barrel of pickled pigs’ feet.
And plan to stick around for more fun, to pig out on food and beer and enjoy some great entertainment at our PIG party. Or, if you don’t like that idea of getting off the couch to prepare for the race, come on out and join the party anyway.
This muddy mess is a fundraiser for the Springdale Rotary Club to help pay for the organization’s many local, national, and international projects. A portion of all registration and other fees is tax-deductible.
The Pig Trail Mud Run is on an undeveloped, rustic portion of the Ecclesia College campus in Springdale, Arkansas. Located in the beautiful Arkansas Ozarks, the course features extreme hills, underbrush and lots of trees, a stream bed and ponds. And that’s before you factor in the ultra-challenging obstacles you’ll have to navigate to complete this 5K race. You may even see a wild boar!
Interesting Facts About the Pig Trail Mud Run Venue:
- The Pig Trail Mud Run is on land located between two Civil War camps. The Confederate camp was less than a mile south and the Union camp was a mile north of our venue.
- The longest chicken house in the world was once located on the Pig Trail Mud Run site. (We say: It would have made a great hog house.) Unfortunately the brick chicken house was destroyed by a tornado in the 1970’s.
Packet Pick up will be Friday May 30th, 2014 from 12:00 noon to 10:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Springdale at the Front Desk.
Want to see what you will be up against in the Pig Trail Mud Run? Click on course info to get more detailed information.
Invite your friends, family and co-workers to come race with you or watch you race. We will have lots of great spectator viewing and it’s free to come watch and check out all the fun!
RACE DAY PARKING
Parking is $5.00 per car.
RACE DAY BAG CHECK
No need to worry about where to stash your dry clothes or your camera while you are slogging through this muddy mess of a fundraiser. We will keep your stuff nice and dry in our bag check area.
While the hog house is the logical answer, even better is the Springdale Holiday Inn, 1500 South 48th Street, Springdale, Arkansas 72764. Book online at www.HolidayInn.com or call 1-800-315-2621, tell them you’re running in the Pig Trail Mud Run, they’ll give a rate of $89.00 a night which is bound to make you happier than a pig in a blanket!
Interested in being a sponsor for the Pig Trail Mud Run? We have all the details you could need here.
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