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Join the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course Race
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I really love a good 5K. I have been doing them with my family for years and we enjoy doing them together. They are a great way to get outside in the fresh air and get some exercise plus I love bonding with my kids over fitness related things. This year, I am excited to announce that we are doing the Warrior Dash as a family. We hope that you love this Join the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course Race #WarriorDashNation #WarriorWeek post.
Keeping our New Year's resolution to do at least one 5K per month as a family is very important. We love doing healthy things as a family and our chances for success are much better when we do it together. The Warrior Dash looks like so much fun. All three kids and my husband are beyond excited to do the Atlanta Warrior Dash in April.
What is the Warrior Dash?
Warrior Dash is the OG Obstacle Course Race that gets better every year. This 5K race & all-day festival celebrating its 10th year has been enjoyed by over 3 million participants. This get dirty festival can be started and finished by anyone 10 or older. The Warrior Dash is definitely a fun and healthy way to get fit. You'll get to join Warrior Nation.
Run your way, Warrior Nation. Warrior Nation is the diverse crew of athletes and couch potatoes, families and weekend warriors, run-for-a-cause-ers and veteran racers all united by the Warrior Creed and the love of a good time.
What's new with the 2019 Warrior Dash?
The Warrior Dash has revamped some favorite features for 2019. There are three distances participants can choose from at select locations. You'll find all-new, incentive obstacles that they have designed for maximum fun. Warrior Dash participants can choose the classic 5K, push themselves a little more with the challenging 10K or they can try the obstacle-packed 1-mile.
How many obstacles are in the Warrior Dash?
There are 17 obstacles in the Warrior Dash. Each unique Warrior Dash course features new obstacles plus fun variations on signature obstacles like:
- Up Slide Down
- Get a Grip
- and Kiss My Grass.
2019 Warrior Dash features the first ever zip-line obstacle (I am excited about this one), Super Fly and the 3-story El Capitan.
After the Dash: All-Day Festival
Party after the Warrior Dash at this FREE (for everyone) all-day festival featuring a live DJ, local beers and restaurants plus more. I love that they make it into a day long event. We can't wait to participate in the family fun. Join the fun during the festival by:
- stein hoisting
- participating in a plank or tug-of-war contests,
- visiting the Instagram photo booth
- meeting great sponsors
- and the best people watching around.
Everyone gets in free to cheer you on, even non-racers and spectators.
How old do you have to be to do the Warrior Dash?
Anyone 10 and older can participate in the Warrior Dash. For those under 10, they can join the fun at the fairlife Kids Fun Zone featuring mini obstacles and tons of mud.
Warrior Dash Gives Back with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Warrior Dash is a proud partner of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Participants can fundraise by signing up as a St. Jude Hero. They will also receive a variety of perks based on their totals raised. All donations go towards the lifesaving work being done at the St. Jude Red Frog Events Proton Therapy Center. Since the program began in 2012, Warrior Dash participants have helped raise more than $15.5 million for St. Jude. Fundraising perks include:
- access to the St. Jude VIP tent with private showers
- complimentary gear check
- non-alcoholic beverages
- a race registration refund
- duffle bag
- and picnic blanket.
Warrior Week Deal: Buy One, Get One 50% Off the Warrior Dash
Warrior Week is an annual, week long promotion that Warrior Dash does to help participants meet health goals. Take advantage of the discount as a way to kickstart your own fitness regimen. Save with a Warrior Dash promo code. Grab your Warrior Dash discount code. To get the buy one, get one 50% off, use code WARRIORWEEK19 from now (1.20.2019) through January 29, 2019.
We hope that you are inspired by this Join the Warrior Dash Obstacle Course Race post. See you at the race!