Brave the Mud Run preregistration deadline upcoming Aug. 1

Pictured: Runners take off from the starting line at last year's event.
Amanda Corbin
News Reporter

Can you "brave" the mud? The fourth annual Brave the Mud Run is upcoming Aug. 20 in Poteau.

Participants in the 5k adventure will slosh through muddy pits and compete in obstacles along their trek at the LeFlore County Fairgrounds and the Frisco Trail.

You must register before Aug. 1 to be guaranteed a T-shirt and preregistration prices. Cost is $45 individual or $160 for teams of four or more ($40 per person). After Aug. 1, prices will bump up to $60 individual or $220 per team ($55 per person).

Awards will be given out in several competing categories and costumes.

The 5k starts at 8 a.m. The race will be chip timed by Jaymax. Volunteer positions are available.

The 5k benefits Women's Crisis Services of LeFlore County.

Registration forms can be dropped off at Don Wise Construction, The Coffee Cup or done online at