The new format will consist of a 1 mile obstacle course, including 10 obstacle and 10 functional fitness workouts. Approximately 100-200 runners will be sorted into small heats, with the best overall course times in the qualifier heats continuing on to the Finals round. The winning male and female athlete in the Finals round will each receive a grand prize of $25,000.
Selected applicants should be prepared to be available from 8am-9pm on Friday, July 14th, 2017 and present at the event site at Wild Wings of Oneka in Hugo, MN for the duration of the event. In the unlikely event of an emergency delay, the competition will be moved to Sunday, July 16th.
The application deadline for all athletes will be 6/19, with official invites being sent by 6/26.