The 3rd Run-a-Muck challenge March.2011

Updated on 07th March 2011

07th March 2011 - The 3nd Run-a-muck challenge was held in the grounds of Clonkeeran House, near Johnstown Bridge, Co Kildare. The Runamuck Challenge is a cross country running event over a wet and mucky course with various man made and natural obstacles including bale "jumps", net scrambles, tarzan swings, rope bridges, ditches, streams, tyres and tunnels designed to test both mental and physical strength.

Course map

The race photos have been broken up into galleries covering different sections of the race in chronological order:

1. The Pre race activities & start for first race here.
2. Obstacle 18 wet nets back down towards 17 and 16 here.
3. Obstacle 16 field section, 15 bale jump, 14 muddy slope here.
4. Obstacle 14 muddy slope back to No 13 here.
5. Obstacle 13 back to No 11 swings, 12 bale jump & 13 water filled ditch here.
6. Obstacle 10 big water filled swimming pool?(part1) here.
7. Obstacle 10 (part2) back to No 9 Rope bridge here.
8. Obstacle 10 to No 17 here.
9. Obstacle 18 - shallow water/mud filled trench here.
10. Obstacle 22 to 25 = The finish here.
11. Post race activities and Prize giving here.

Second camera shots from around the course and the finish area
12. The Pre race activities & the obstacles 1 to 13 including some great swing sequences here.
13. Obstacle 14 to 18 and 22 to 24 bale jump here.
14. Finish line and Post race activities here.

We took around 4,000 shots on Saturday so if don't see yourself in one of the galleries or there's a shot with you half hidden behind someone else mail us with the file name and we'll see what other shots we have.