June 4, 2016 | San Benito Fairgrounds
WHAT IS THE HOG DASH?
Get Ready To Get Dirty! The Hog Dash is a fun and challenging 5k run filled with wall climbs, mud crawls, tire obstacles, tunnel crawls, hurdles, mud pits and many more surprises awaiting the competitors. HOG DASH 6 promises to be the best mud run in the valley. Everything is bigger this year. Better obstacles, Awesome location, Ultra Spectator Friendly, an atmosphere of great people surrounding you all for the same cause of getting dirty, conquering obstacles and having the times of their lives. MUSIC, MUD, FOOD, GAMES AND MORE! YOU CAN NOT MISS THIS ONE!
It’s something out of the normal. This years Hog Dash is expected to reach record numbers in participants as well as spectators. Jumping in the mud with your friends.hmmm YES!!!! Never ordinary. Music. Food. Games. The ORIGINAL. – RGV HOG DASH.
- With 3 dates to pickup your packet there is plenty of time to get your bags.
- You must present Valid ID for Hog Dash.
- There will be new merchandise sales at event so bring extra cash to get some awesome gear!
- If plan on picking up packet for others, you must have a copy of their ID (picture is fine) and a signed release saying you will pick it up. NO Exceptions.
- San Benito Parks and Rec. will be selling vehicle parking passes if you have not pre purchased them.
Wednesday June 1st 11-7pm – McAllen Gamehaus Gastropub – 2109 W Nolana Mcallen
Thursday June 2nd 11am-7pm – Pharr Matt’s Cash & Carry – 404 E. Expwy 83 Pharr
Friday June 3rd 11-7pm – San Benito Matt’s Cash & Carry – 2100 E. Expwy 83 San Benito
RULES FOR HD5 VERSION 2016
- Run or walk through the course
- Crawl when your supposed to crawl
- Jump when there is something in the way
- Climb if jumping does not work
- Do not touch the barbed wire… it hurts!
- Do not make fun of Greg
- If you have to slide, don’t wimp out just slide
- Wear your old, used, no sentimental attachment clothing.
- Try and Duct tape your shoes to your legs, mud has a way of stealing your converse right off your feet.
- Dress up in a costume if you want, the crazier you look the…..well lets just say people will like you more.
- If you ever feel like you can not get over an obstacle. YELL. Someone will help you. TEAMWORK
- This is not a race, get over an obstacle then make fun of your buddy that just fell flat on his face.
- Leave your jewelry at home, the mud is known to take many trips to the pawn shop.
- Do not try and dive into the mud head first. You don’t want to be the guy known for being asleep in the mud but wasn’t really… nobody likes that sad ending.
- No pets, Exotic animals, Skis, Snowboards, Skates, Skateboards, Pogo Sticks, Tap Shoes, Powered Vehicles on the course. Yes you can only use your two feet to get around… I know sooooo primitive.
- Make sure to hydrate good. We will have water stops throughout the course.
- High five’in after each obstacle is recommended but is to be used at your own risk.
- Follow the path.
- No one will be left behind.
- If you get bitten or cut it is not our fault. Be careful.
- Eat your vegetables.
- Bring as many friends as you want
- Bring your grandma to take pictures of you
- Bring your neighbors wife….
- These rules are just suggestions, one reading should consider everything is within safe measures if you are going to attempt anything we have stated.
- Bring some extra cash just in case you want to buy something from one of our awesome vendors.
- Be careful and always be friendly to your fellow hog dashers.
- If we think of more rules at a later time refer back to here. Till then….HAVE FUN!
- WE RECOMMEND WEARING GLOVES.
Early Registration $45 till April 26
Late Registration $55- April 27 -May 25
Final Registration $65 – May 26 – May 31
Day of Registration $65 NO SHIRT $70 W/SHIRT
Parking Fee: $5 per car charged at the door (collected by San Benito Parks and Rec. Dept.)
GUARANTEED RACE SHIRT TO ALL PREREGISTERED!
AGE LIMIT: 14 year+ accompanied by adult supervision, Some obstacles are high and dangerous, Extreme caution necessary.
Local Registration is available at:
San Benito City Hall
Footworks Start to Finish – Harlingen and Edinburg
Valley Running Co – McAllen
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