FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT IS THE MUDMATCH EXPERIENCE / DIFFERENCE?
YOU WILL SOON FIND OUT!! MEET YOUR MATCH as we say... Our MUDMATCH course is designed to provide the competitive at heart an exciting challenge and also for those not racing against time the same. For you thrill seeking adrenaline junkies, this is a MATCH for you! We promise there will be obstacles you have not seen before! For those of you seeking a possible friend or love interest, we have made this the ultimate social experience for those who seek to MEET THEIR MATCH in a potential soul mate! For those who fall into the all-of-the-above category, this is a Match Made in Heaven! Yes there is MUD there too...
DO I NEED TO COMPLETE ALL OBSTACLES ON THE COURSE?
You are encouraged to participate in all of the obstacles; you never know when you might find your match helping each other get over, thru, and under some of the obstacles. However, you will not be penalized for going around an obstacle that seems too challenging. Our obstacles are new and innovative and built by the best!
IS THIS A TIMED EVENT / DO I NEED TO BE COMPETITIVE?
Only those who want to make that a priority are encouraged to do so. We will provide clocks for those of you who want to know your time. This is an event for all MUDMATCH participants to take out of it what they want. All MUDMATCH'ers are encouraged to have fun and take it all in with their fellow MUDMATCH wave mates.
DO I NEED TO BRING MY WAIVER TO THE EVENT?
YES. All registrants will need to print and bring their waiver at check in.
HOW SMALL OR BIG DO TEAMS HAVE TO BE?
There is no size requirement for teams, however bigger is better and there will be prizes for different categories for teams, so get creative and call your friends!
DO I HAVE TO BE IN A TEAM TO PARTICIPATE?
No. You do not have to be part of a team.
HOW OLD DO I HAVE TO BE TO PARTICIPATE?
17 or older to participate in the MUDMATCH race... BUT Spectators there is NO AGE LIMIT! So bring your friends, family members, potential date, and they will have a great time watching you get dirty and can join in the fun and festivities with you prior and after the race at our festival!
ARE THERE WATER OBSTACLES? WHAT IF I CAN'T SWIM?
There will be a few obstacles involving water and getting wet. We encourage you to try all of the obstacles. However, you can always skip an obstacle and there will always be a way around it.
WHAT TIMES CAN I START AND HOW LONG WILL THE COURSE TAKE?
MUDMATCH Waves go off every 30 minutes beginning at 9:00am until 3:30pm. The waves are geared for what you want out of it! The course can take anywhere from 45 minutes to as long as you like, enjoy it while you can! No need to rush MUDMATCH'ers! Enjoy the obstacles and enjoy the view!
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Minimal works best! Cotton stays wet! Bikinis, formalwear, whatever you feel most comfortable in is fine by us as long as it is not harmful to yourself or others on the course. Get ready to meet in the mud and get dirty!! Teams are encouraged to show off your style! Based on the weather, use your best judgment. Recommendations: Solid running sneakers, towels, garbage bag, change of clothes and a smile. Intended nudity is not permitted as an outfit of choice to start the race!
CAN I WEAR A COSTUME?
Yes we encourage it! There will be CASH prizes for the BEST and MOST CREATIVE!
ARE THERE AID STATIONS / DO I NEED TO BRING WATER?
EMS Tent will be located in plain sight in a Safe Zone. Safety personnel will be present throughout the course and will be present at all mile markers. Water Stations will be present throughout the course as well.
WHAT CAN I WALK AWAY WITH ASIDE FROM THE MEMORY OF A LIFETIME?
- MUDMATCH Goody Bag
- MUDMATCH Friendships
- MUDMATCH Soul Mate Possibility
- MUDMATCH Fun Pictures
- MUDMATCH Great Stories
IS THERE A PLACE TO STOW MY BAG(S) AND AREA TO WASH OFF AFTER AND MAKE MYSELF PROPER?
A rinse station and enclosed changing tent will be available for after the race. Yes you can clean yourself and get all dolled up for the rest of the festivities and party afterward. Get ready to get your groove on!! Bag Check is available for your towels and clothes during the race.
IS THERE A PLACE TO PARK MY CAR OR TRANSPORATION OPTIONS?
Parking will be available and varies at each event. There may be a charge depending upon venue. Please see Event Page for details.
WHAT ARE THE LODGING ACCOMMODATIONS / OPTIONS?
On-site lodging accommodations (in addition to tent areas) are available for reservations for many of our events. Upon registration for a specific event, this option shall appear if available.
DOES ANY OF MY MONEY GO TOWARD A GOOD CAUSE ASIDE FROM THE EVENT?
MUDMATCH shall be donating funds from each event to specific charitable organizations to be named. Participants can be enthusiastic that a portion of their funds shall be going towards a great charitable organization and cause.
I WANT TO BE A VENDOR
MUDMATCH welcomes local and national vendors. Big or small we may accept all! Contact us at .
I WOULD LIKE TO BECOME A SPONSOR FOR MUDMATCH?
We look forward to sponsorship opportunities. Please email us at