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Nuclear Rush

Nuclear Rush is a punishing, gritty cross country race on muddy Essex farmland.

Heavily loaded with over 50 man-made and natural obstacles. There are two race distances available to run on the day: 12km & 6km.

Run together with like minded people of all ages, backgrounds & athletic abilities and be pushed to your limits both mentally & physically.

It will be exhilarating, challenging, tough and fun. As well as racing as an individual - group entries are also welcome as our events provide a great team building opportunity.

Still not sure? Take a look of some of the reviews about us below;

Muddy Race Blackout Review

  • 12k Nuclear Rush 'Onslaught' - 11 May 2014

    £1,000 prize money; £300 1st male/female, £150 2nd male/female, £50 3rd male/female. Starts at 10am


  • 12k Nuclear Rush - 11 May 2014

    12k Adults.


  • 6k Nuclear Rush 'Stampede' - 11 May 2014

    6k Adults & Teen - Half the course just as much fun.


What to Expect from Nuclear Rush

  • Every entrant is chip timed
  • Every entrant receives medal & technical t-shirt
  • New course layout, choice of two distances
  • New 6km Stampede course, min. age 13yrs
  • Start times in waves, 350 per wave
  • Elite ‘Onslaught’ race for nutters/elite entrants - for prize money
  • Fancy dress (and prizes for best outfits & most muddy)
  • Free parking next to the event village
  • Large event village with family entertainment, music, good food & drink
  • Dedicated viewing areas for spectators: great access to obstacles
  • Participants running for charities, raising awareness & fundraising
  • Challenging but suitable for all fitness abilities
  • Camaraderie & an unforgettable experience
  • Mains connected water stations on the course & at start/finish
  • On site emergency medics & course fully health & safety checked

EXPECT: Classic Obstacles including:

  • Tyre pits
  • Walls Ramps
  • Cargo crawls/nets
  • Lakes
  • Water wades
  • Mud pits
  • Ditches
  • Deep trenches
  • Straw stacks
  • Water Slides
  • Pipes
  • Logs/trees
  • Bomb holes
  • Bogs

EXPECT: New huge & exciting SIGNATURE obstacles, such as:

  • Zip wires over water
  • The NEW  "Nuclear Slide"
  • Half pipe
  • 100 metre monkey bars
  • Tarzan swings
  • Ice pit

And more which will remain a surprise for you on the day!




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Watch the Action

Here are a selection of videos from our 9 previous races.


Fallout 2013


Rush 2013


Fallout 2012


Rush 2011


We Are Nuclear Races

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