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Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge (ROC) Race

So... I don't think I've made it any secret that I really like races that have slip 'n slides.

The Ridiculous Obstacle Challenge (ROC) Race looks like it takes the slip 'n slide to the next level with all kinds of slides and other water obstacles (and a lot more water- and bubble-themed obstacles than mud). It actually looks more like running through a sweet water park than an obstacle run. So I was already interested just looking at the promos for it. And thinking about the joy of sliding on a giant slip 'n slide (I guess it's just a slide at that point) in the middle of the July heat.

But after talking to Fuzzy and Erica about the race (for which they're both registered) this weekend I decided that I definitely have to run it. So I'm adding this to my list of atypical running events this year (along with May's Tough Mudder).

In case you're interested in signing up as well, 
the discount code HIGH5 is good for $5 off registration.

And this is definitely going to be me in July:

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