GORUCK Tough Challenge November 2019 – Seattle, WA
Date & Time
Friday, November 29, 2019 21:00
Your start point will be posted to this page and emailed to you at least one week before the event date.
“Prohibition…goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man’s appetite by legislation and makes a crime out of things that are not crimes…a prohibition law strikes a blow at the very principles upon which our government was founded.”
― President Abraham Lincoln
Join us with a beer as we celebrate the ratification of the 21st Amendment, but first, endure 12 hours of classic GORUCK fun with some bootlegging and other prohibition-related twists.
10-12 HOURS, 15-20 MILES. THE ORIGINAL CHALLENGE. AVERAGE COMPLETION RATE: 94%
What to Bring:
> A rucksack aka backpack (GR1 or Rucker recommended)
> Ruck Plate = to your weight requirement
If you weigh >150 lbs = 30 lb. Ruck Plate (or equivalent)
If you weigh < 150 lbs = 20 lb. Ruck Plate (or equivalent)
> Hydration Bladder: Source 3L recommended
> Nalgene bottle (1L) or equivalent (electrolytes recommended)
> Reflective Ruck Bands (or equivalent) on your ruck
> Headlamp with extra batteries
> Windbreaker (only if the temperature is expected below 60 ℉)
> Photo ID and $20 cash just in case
> As a class, you need one (1) 25 lb. class weight and one American Flag. Use your event’s Facebook page to meet your class, organize training, and coordinate team weight details.
> Flip-flops (not required) – upon completion of a GORUCK Tough, it’s one of the seven great feelings in the world to take your shoes and socks off and put flip flops on. It also makes the hell-yeah-I-earned-my-patch beer taste even better.
Transfers & Refunds:
> Refunds are not allowed for this event
> Transferring registration to a different participant is not allowed
> Transfers to a different event date can be accommodated if requested more than 7 days before the event