Dirty Donkey FAQs
Q. I've never done anything like this, but it sure looks fun. Can I do this and what age can enter?
A. The goal of this event is to encourage even first time racers to participate and challenge themselves. Ages 16 - 60+.
Q. Is it going to be awesome and should I invite 12 crazy friends?
A. Yes and Yes! This will be the highlight of your summer... your year... maybe your life!!
Q. I am not a super athlete is this too hard for me?
A. The idea of an obstacle run is to challenge yourself. Sometimes even others work together as a team to accomplish the most difficult tasks. This race can be completed without ever running a step. The Dirty Donkey is more about perseverance though the course and various obstacles than it is about fitness. Always race within your fitness level.
Q. How long is the course
A. The "running of the Donkey" course length will be approximately 5 km. Finishing time will depend on how long you stay and play in the mud along the way. This year there will also be 2 KickASS heats with a longer more challenging course!
Q. Will parking be available?
A.Yes but car-pooling is highly encouraged. Parking location will be announced before race day, check back for further details. Parking will be $10 per vehicle.
Q. Will I see a "Donkey" while I'm participating?
A. The Dirty Donkey will be revealed by the time you cross the finish line... Or perhaps you'll just feel like you've had you're donkey kicked...
Q. This looks crazy... is it safe?
A.While most people don't do this kind of thing everyday, every precaution is taken to get you to the finish line safely. It is each individuals responsibility to be safe. However our first aid team will be on site in case of an emergency. You enter at your own risk.
Q. I'm not sure that I really understand, how do I get started?