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Sat 24th Jun 2017
Appin, NSW

The Tough Bloke Challenge is a rope swinging, mud crawling, leg busting obstacle course from hell! Do you have what it takes to conquer 25+ hair raising obstacles including the infamous Hells Gate?

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Event Wrap Up

A cold June day did not stop the crowds of Tough Blokes, Tough Chicks and, brand new for this year, Tough Kids conquering the Tough Bloke Challenge course and proving that they were TOUGH ENOUGH! With 29 obstacles to conquer this year the event was harder than ever with some new challenging obstacles becoming instant favourites! All the Tough Blokes and Tough Chicks were challenged by the high walls, rope swings, mud baths and chilly water obstacles. Read More

Attention: Road Closure

Important Information!!! Due to recent storm damage Wilton Rd is currently closed for all traffic between Wilton and Appin. If you are travelling up from the Southern Highlands or Canberra tomorrow you will need to allow extra travel time. Read More

Run for Free!

Wait...what? We can run for free? We get all the mud, all the obstacles, all the fun for nothing!!! Where do I sign up!?! The organising team are still in need of some volunteers for the Tough Bloke Challenge. Volunteers will be assisting at all the obstacles and at the Event Centre helping with a variety of tasks. Read More

Event Program Available

How do I get to the event centre? What do I need to bring? Are there showers available after the event? All these questions plus many more are answered in the Tough Bloke Challenge - Event Program available now All participants should have a good read and understand everything contained in this important document, chances are if you have a question it is answered in the event program. Read More

What you see is what you get!

There are so many things that go into a great obstacle course event. Exciting obstacles, walls to climb, mud pits to crawl through, ropes to swing on. Preferably set in a nice bushland setting close to home. The Tough Bloke Challenge, which is on Saturday 25th June, gives you all of those things, over 25 obstacles and based at Appin which is only a stone's throw from the heart of Sydney. Read More