The Tough Guy race

Tough Guy is a traditional English challenge, in which the participants have to use every ounce of their energy just to get to the finish line. to give you an idea of how tough this event is, the promoters say that the US S.E.A.L.S. “GrinderAssault Course is the only thing that barely comes close in terms of difficulty.

Here are some photos taken during the Tough Guy race

















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  • bow chika wow wow Posted on May 11, 2008

    Lol im confused y r ppl talking bout satan n souls freakin weirdos

  • arrogant you are Posted on June 15, 2008

    quite arrogant are you mr. head

  • Chuck Norris Posted on June 19, 2008

    Actually, I’m not all that great and I can’t even finish this thing 🙁

  • `bobthegogodancer Posted on June 25, 2008

    Are there winners or just survivors…

  • Barfly Posted on August 1, 2008

    Hey, Portishead… and aside from verbally suck off a crap band… Portishead; what have you accomplished with your life…?

  • Gunny Posted on August 3, 2008

    Now, if you want to see tough, release some PitBulls onto the course, or put a few machine guns out there firing over their heads.

  • Bullwrap Posted on September 24, 2008

    There’a an Irish version, but all the photographers were killed and the cameras eaten

  • mattresses Posted on September 30, 2008

    ah thats nothing come on

  • Sean Cranfield Posted on October 1, 2008

    i would win that easy lol

  • gg Posted on October 1, 2008

    comments are the best. seriously, its what i now live for.

  • Biglorenco Posted on January 10, 2009

    Ye i been to 1 of those. I never done it but its proper brutal

  • Heir to the Cursed Throne Posted on January 10, 2009

    lol. looks like the ultimate ranger’s comp. for US Army Rangers, 2 days after ranger school to see who the best of the best ranger team is.

  • chuckles Posted on January 11, 2009

    ok kids . . . it’s ok to admire. but to put these guys on a pedestal is inappropriate. anyone can train to do any of those things. and really, those pictures barely showed them doing anything. they were muddy and wet, yeah . . . but nothing crazy.

    i know there’s a lot more on the main site, but seriously. it’s just endurance. it’s about 20% physical. the rest is your mentality.

    i’m one of the guys that eats that kind of stuff for breakfast. i’m 6’0″, 160#. certainly not huge, somewhat smaller than medium build 😛 Anyone can do anything they put their mind to.

  • Chimp Posted on July 23, 2009

    So which year did you run it?

  • Morfeusz1971 Posted on September 18, 2009

    There’a an Irish version, but all the photographers were killed and the cameras eaten

  • Drew Posted on October 18, 2009

    These are such great photos. It looks like glib has been perfected in some of these comments, so I’ll stick to complimentary. Can’t wait to do this in January.

  • Seth Posted on December 2, 2009

    “it’s about 20% physical. the rest is your mentality.”

    Yeah, cause running through fire is soo fucking easy.