#RRDW – 6th MAY 2017

Rat Race Dirty Weekend is the best obstacle racing weekend in the world. We’re bringing our monster obstacles, phenomenal afterparty and huge event village and campsite back to Burghley House in May 2017. Can you take on 20 miles 200 obstacles at the World’s biggest obstacle course?

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Obstacles

Over 20 miles you will hit 200 individual obstacles. These are grouped together in zones throughout the course. Check out some of the muckin’ good action our past Muckers have faced. see more obstacles here

 

  • FLOATING PLANKS
  • HANG TOUGH
  • DRUNKEN MONKEY
  • STINK TRENCH
  • TAKE A DIP
  • WORLD'S LONGEST MONKEYBARS
  • TYRED YET
  • HIGH NET WORTH
  • THE FINAL FURLONG

2016 Race Reviews

 

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Mudstacle

It’s midday on Sunday in May, and several dishevelled Mudstaclites are hobbling out of a campsite in the picturesque grounds of Burghley House. One is limping, carrying a muddied yellow flag, another, a crumpled paddling pool… read more

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Something I Like

One of the highlights of my year so far has been, without a doubt, Rat Race Dirty Weekend. An obstacle course race…of course. Held in the absolutely stunning grounds of Burghley House, this 20 mile event included 200 obstacles and an absolute ton of different terrains. read more

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Life and Lifting

Dirty Weekend – where the word “can’t” doesn’t exist…  It seems to be Rat Race’s ‘thing’ to descend upon quiet, un-assuming villages nestled in the country and unleash the thunder for a weekend. Dirty Weekend is no exception. read more

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Obstakels

Last weekend it happened again. Such a weekend where you look throughout the year and are wondering if it is still outdo after the great success of last year? We are talking about Dirty Rat Race Weekend! view more

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Mudd Matters

I can’t actually remember when it was that I first heard about Rat Race Dirty Weekend but I do recall thinking “Wow, that’s extreme – I need to do it”. 20 miles and 200 obstacles…what’s not to love?! read more

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Andy Barnett

The Rat Race Dirty Weekend at Burghley. Thanks to all the marshalls who helped make the Rat Race such a fantastic experience.’ watch the video

 

The After Party

Rat Race’s afterparties are legendary and this one is an absolute beast. Previously headlined by Ocean Colour Scene, Greg James, Reverend and the Makers, Ash, Dave Pearce and Craig Charles you’re guaranteed one hell of a good night in our big top. All race entries include Afterparty entry and you can buy extra tickets for Saturday night for your supporters here Friday night entry is free.

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