The Coast News Group

Base hosted annual 2011 ‘Mud Run’

CAMP PENDLETON — Camp Pendleton hosted the final evolution of the 2011 World Famous Mud Run at the end of May.
The Mud Run was open to both military and civilian participants and is a challenging 10K run with hills, tire obstacles, river crossings, two 5-foot walls with mud on both sides, a tunnel crawl, a slippery hill climb and a final 30-foot mud pit.
An estimated 11,000 runners participated in the event during two weekends.