For those of you who like to play in the mud, this event is for you! The Trinity Mud Trek is a challenging, family friendly 5k run including 10 obstacles that wind through 139 acres of woods, fields and mud pits.

Must be 14 years of age and older to participate.The race is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27. The location is adjacent to Grady T. Wallace Park in Texarkana, Texas. Follow signs to Leopard Drive. Entrance to the course is located on the frontage road adjacent to Grady T. Wallace Park, just past the ball fields. There are plenty of signs to get you there. Entry fee is $95. Parking is free for participants. Spectators will be charged $10 per vehicle. Spectator entrance fee $5, max $20 per family, 5 and under free. Concessions will be available. This is a fundraiser for Trinity Christian School and all donations are much appreciated.

Here is an update from Trinity Mud Trek 2013 website:

Hats off to Team "Muck Dynasty" for fielding the largest team at 11. They are closely followed by... "I ain't Mud-atcha", Team "LifeNet" and Team "Turtle Power" with 10 members each. There's still time to add additional team members, after all...the more the muddier!

All of the teams are listed as well as the start times so visit Trinity Mud Trek website.

Here are some of the challenging events:

  • SWAMP CRAWL Crawl under wire
  • HAY HOPPER Climb over hay bales
  • WALK THE LINE Cross a rope over water
  • LUG THE LOG Carry a log 1/4 mile
  • WALL CRAWL Climb over a Wall
  • GUT & GUTTER Belly crawl through tunnel
  • CARGO CLIMB Climb over a cargo net
  • TIRE TREK Crawl thru Hanging Tires
  • WORLD WAR I Cross multiple trenches
  • JUNGLE ESCAPE Monkey Bars

Early check-in is Friday, April 26 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Trinity Christian School, 3107 Trinity Blvd, Texarkana, Arkansas. See details on the mud website.

Be sure to like Trinity Mud Trek on Facebook too.