Jamie Gardner 6 a.m., June 16
MCRD BootCamp Challenge
The three-mile run is part obstacle course, featuring the same physical challenges that Marines Corps Recruits encounter during their training. More than 60 United States Marine Corps drill instructors will encourage participants as they tackle the course. The race takes place on paved roads and hard-packed dirt with more than 40 obstacles including tunnel crawls, log hurdles, six-foot walls, trenches, cargo-net walls, and push-up stations. Concludes with post-race party featuring music, food, and beer.
Awards handed out to the top three finishers in each of the 29 categories divided into different age groups, individual performances, and team performances. $39 per individual, $117 per 3-person team, and $195 per 5-person team. Day-of registration is $45 per individual.
- When: Saturday, October 1, 2016, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Cost: $45