Saturday 24th June 2017
Appin, NSW

Latest News

Event Cancelled

Wednesday 24th May 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce that the Tough Bloke Challenge will not be taking place in 2017. This decision has not been taken lightly as we know the event has attracted a loyal following over the past 10+ years. Read More

Obstacles, Obstacles, Obstacles

Monday 6th March 2017

You know what we love about Obstacle Racing? I'll give you a hint, the answer is in the name! Obstacles!

Walls, tunnels, nets, mud pits, monkey bars! We love them all (some less than others of course) but all obstacles are there to be embraced and conquered. Read More

Calling all Tough Blokes, Tough Chicks & Tough Kids!

Monday 30th January 2017

Entries Now Open
With the 2017 upon us, it is about time you asked yourself...Are you Tough Enough?

You like going to the gym? You consider yourself pretty fit? Or are you just keen to gather a group of friends and laugh at each other as you crawl through mud pits? If you answered YES to any of these questions it sounds like you are ready to accept the challenge and sign up for the Tough Bloke Challenge!

Held just South of Sydney and featuring over 25 hair-raising, military style obstacles this event is not for the faint of heart. Read More

Entries Opening Soon

Thursday 1st December 2016

Convict 100
Saturday 24th June, 2017
Appin, NSW
Are you ready to prove you are Tough Enough in 2017? Entries for the 2017 Tough Bloke & Tough Chick Challenge open on Monday at 9am. This ultimate test of toughness will feature all the usual suspects. Read More

Event Wrap Up

Tuesday 5th July 2016

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

Friday 24th June 2016

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!

Tuesday 14th June 2016

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

Tuesday 14th June 2016

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!

Wednesday 13th April 2016

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

Obstacles, Obstacles, Obstacles!

Sunday 7th February 2016

Tough Bloke Challenge
Saturday 25th June 2016
Appin, NSW
You know what we love about Obstacle Racing? I'll give you a hint, the answer is in the name! Obstacles!

Walls, tunnels, nets, mud pits, monkey bars! We love them all (some less than others of course) but all obstacles are there to be embraced and conquered. Read More