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World’s toughest obstacle race Tough Mudder to be held in Oman

World’s toughest obstacle race Tough Mudder to be held in Oman

With a multi-year international licensing partnership with the Tough Mudder brand, two events will be held in Muscat and Salalah.

Speaking about obtaining the Tough Mudder to Muscat, Nic Cartwright, managing director of Sabco Sports, mentioned, “Obstacle race is a fast-growing sport and people in Oman like obstacle races.”

He added that the allure of this race lies in it becoming the ‘toughest race on the planet’ which tends to make it ‘pretty cool to participate’.

It’s a teamwork-focused, epic-obstacle-crammed, and muddy enjoyable-filled challenge.

The special expertise tests participants’ toughness and stamina. In the sultanate, the occasion will be categorised into ‘Tough Mudder 5K’ for adults and the ‘Mini Mudder’ for youngsters.

Oman’s terrain, which is as opposed to any other in the GGC area, plays to its benefit in hosting the race right here, added Cartwright.

The Muscat occasion is going to take spot in the heart of the city’s emerging urban improvement Madinat al Irfan which encompasses the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre – becoming created by the venue companion, Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran).

Tough Mudder is a international phenomenon with much more than 3mn international participants across 5 continents and is 1 of the world’s quickest-developing athletic activities.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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