Rough it up with Out-Fit, America’s LGBT mud run

‘Is that mud in your pants?’ is one of the 15 obstacles you’ll encounter on this 5K physical challenge in support of national LGBT rights

Rough it up with Out-Fit, America’s LGBT mud run
08 November 2013

Flex your muscles, test your stamina and roll in the mud with soon-to-become-friends at Out-Fit, the first national LGBT mud run.

The Out-Fit Challenge ‘is designed by and for members and friends of the LGBT community who aspire to compete, make new connections, and celebrate community via outdoor endurance sports.’

Organizers behind the 5K course with over 15 physically demanding obstacles including ‘Cherry Picker’ and ‘Hello Sailor’ are letting future competitors vote for next year’s host cities.

Visit the Out-Fit website before 15 November to vote for San Francisco, Miami, Dallas, Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Boston, Houston, Seattle, Philadelphia or Atlanta to host next year’s events.

‘Given the breakout success of our 2013 events, we have been bombarded with requests to hold the next Out-Fit Challenge event in various cities across the nation,’ said Out-Fit Challenge founder and CEO Tory Fitzgerald.

‘As much as we’d love to bring Out-Fit Challenge to everyone, we decided to leave such a difficult decision to the public.’

The organization also donates portion of ticket sales to ‘charities that are making a significant difference in the lives of LGBT individuals across the nation’ like Family Equality Council, Care Resource and the Ali Forney Center.

HAVE YOUR SAY

MORE TOP STORIES

No thumbnail available

Two hurt as hijra gangs clash

Two rival gangs of hijras fought over territory in the Indian city of Ahmedabad
No thumbnail available

Only 37 percent of LGBT youth in US are happy but are hopeful they will be one day

Human Rights Campaign polls 10,000 youth who say their biggest concerns are non-accepting families and school bullying
No thumbnail available

UNAIDS 2013 Global Report stresses need for countries to legalize gay sex

The UNAIDS Global Report for 2013 has stressed the need for member nations to decriminalize homosexuality if they plan to reach their 2015 goals in containing the HIV virus
No thumbnail available

Lady Gaga would chain herself to the White House for gay marriage

Bisexual pop star urges her 30.3 million followers on Twitter to 'educate themselves' on politics
No thumbnail available

#Trailblazer: Pandora Boxx on why Disney World wasn't much fun but Kalamazoo was memorable

The RuPaul's Drag Race star shares her travel stories with Gay Star News
No thumbnail available

HomoLAB 86

Recorded on the day of Margaret Thatcher's funeral, the team discuss if lesbians are superiour to gay men.
No thumbnail available

Gay Detroit council president accused of 'inappropriate conduct' with a high school student

Detroit City Council will dismiss out Council President Charles Pugh because he has not shown up for work in weeks
No thumbnail available

How one MP hopes straights will benefit from gay marriage

Liberal Democrat Julian Huppert speaks to GSN about why he wants to open up civil partnerships to heterosexuals
No thumbnail available

Norway restaurants

GSN's guide to restaurants in Norway
No thumbnail available