Mud, Sweat & Cheers 5k Challenge 2022
5K Obstacle Course Trail Run


Sunday, December 11, 2022

On site registration opens at 9:00am.  Race starts at 10:00am.

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Bill Driadon Park at Blackrock - Michigan Ave. & Blackrock Rd

Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

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     The online registration deadline for this event has passed. You can still register on race day.


The MSC Challenge V9.0 is set for December 11. We are busy getting the course ready with some new trails and new obstacles. The Post-Race Hospitality tent will be back with our best selection of local craft "adult" beverage for those who can finish (and even for those who can't as long as you paid). Come out and join us for a fun-filled trail run through Blackrock Park. Bring your friends and run together!
Little Tykes Dash on the playing fields for 3-6 year olds, with obstacles! Cost is $20 per child. Dash starts at 10:45 AM. 5K race will be a single loop and it will be chip timed. Prizes for top male and female finishers.
5K will be run in heats starting every 20 minutes from 10:00AM to 12:00 noon. The 10:00AM heat is for competitive runners over 18 years old only. Heats will be mixed age group. Parents, run with your kids! Coaches, run with your teams! If you want to race head-to-head against a rival team, sign up early and choose the same heat. Heats fill up quickly, so sign up today! Special discount for teams of 10 or more: $10 off individual registration fees for each runner on your team! Just email us at with your team name and number of runners and we'll set up a custom coupon code for your team members to register online. T-shirts are guaranteed for all racers registered by November 24th. Beer glasses are guaranteed for all racers 21 and over registered by November 24th.
All proceeds benefit Ridley United Soccer Club. Online race fees are $40 for Adults 21 and over, $30 for Adults/Juniors 12-20 and $25 for kids (under 12). Race day fees increase to $50 for Adults 21 and over, $40 for Adults/Juniors and $30 for kids under 12 HEATS WILL BE CONSIDERED SOLD OUT AT 25 PARTICIPANTS. REGISTER EARLY IF YOU WANT YOUR TEAM TO RUN TOGETHER!! Online registration closes on December 4th at 10 PM, so sign up early!