50% FESTIVAL + 50% MUD RUN = 100% AWESOME!
The ultimate obstacle course race is coming to Chicago/Milwaukee on August 20, 2022! Rugged Maniac boasts 25+ obstacles consisting of unlimited mud, giant inflatables, epic fire jumps, rope climbs, and our fan-favorite, sky-scraping waterslide, Accelerator 3.0. Come test your limits and enjoy the day-long festival of ice-cold beer, rockin’ music, interactive games, and tons of delicious food. Learn more below!
August 20, 2022
Waves: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Waves take off every 15 minutes and are limited to just 200 Maniacs each!
LAKE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
1060 E PETERSON RD
GRAYSLAKE, IL 60030
Our course is the ultimate playground for adults. We offer 25+ obstacles over a 3.1-miles that include a 3-story water slide, all the mud one could possibly want, and tons of epic challenges along the way. Designed for both a thrill and for fun, thousands of Maniacs of all fitness levels take on our incredible race each year. Want to learn more about our obstacles? Click the link below.
Our day-long party starts at 8:30 a.m. with a DJ on the main stage, sponsor booths giving away free goodies, all kinds of fun games (dance-offs, stein-hoisting, pie-eating…), and tasty food and beer to keep you fueled all day. The best part? The festival and games are completely FREE!
$10 per car – Online (Parking passes can be purchased during race registration)
$15 per car – On race day
Free, professional high-res photos will be emailed to all Maniacs as soon as they cross the finish line. If you’re looking for even more scenes from the event, click the link below, which will be updated on race day. Be sure to check back then!
As the official charity partner, Rugged Maniac will support the mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®. We can all (run) stand together to help end childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
WHAT YOU GET
HIGH-QUALITY TECH SHIRT
RACE MEDAL BOTTLE OPENER
ONE FREE BEER*
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- All participants must sign a waiver of liability.
- If there is severe weather that prevents the event from being held at all on Saturday, it will be moved to Sunday. If severe weather persists on Sunday, it will be moved to a later weekend date.
- Prices are subject to change without notice.
- Event date and location are subject to change.
- *One free beer is limited to racers 21 years of age or older on race day.
- All sales are final. No refunds will be given, unless you are registered for a live race and the live race is cancelled by the event organizer due to COVID-19 or any of its variants (the “Pandemic”) and/or governmental restrictions put in place as a result of or in connection with the Pandemic which make the live race unfeasible or impractical to run, in which case refunds will be given in accordance with the below. A date or venue change is not a cancellation. Click here for more details.