In pictures: The Mud Madness off-road challenge

Updated: 18 May, 2016 12:57 IST
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    In the Mud Madness off-road challenge, competitors take on two laps of a muddy 4.5-km course strewn with obstacles
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    Participants for the Mud Madness off-road challenge must be over 16 years of age
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    Since the changing facilities are limited to a few marquees or tents, competitors will be provided a basic system to wash off any excess dirt or mud
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    The Mud Madness off-road challenge is hosted in conjunction with the charity foundation Marie Curie
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    Mud Madness off-road challenge runners are provided with a electronic timing chip and race number on registration
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    Prizes are awarded for the fastest three individual males, fastest three individual females, the fastest team in each race and also for fancy dressers
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    A map of the course will be uploaded a couple of week before the Mud Madness off-road challenge
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    Course Marshals are stationed throughout the course to assist the runners
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Competitors participate in the Mud Madness off-road challenge event at Foymore Lodge, Portadown in Northern Ireland. All pics/AFP

First Published: 18 April, 2016 13:10 IST