Run Lizard Creek 8k Obstacle Run has over 30 obstacles, water, rugged terrain, and PLENTY of MUD.  This will be a timed event, but the main thing is to have FUN.  There will be an Elite Wave for the first time here at Lizard Creek, and there is a Kids Race for ages 8 thru 13 (kids race is 2.5 miles).  Run Lizard Creek is located approx. 5 miles South of Pleasant Plains, Arkansas.  Come and run, climb, swing, slip and slide through this obstacle packed course! 

Registration Fees

Elite Wave Closed

Start 8:00 am

2nd Wave Closed

Start 9:00 am

3rd Wave Closed

Start 9:15 am

4th Wave Closed

Start 9:30 am

5th Wave Closed

Start 9:45 am

6th Wave Closed

Start 10:00 am

7th Wave Closed

Start 10:15 am

8th Wave Closed

Start 10:30 am

9th Wave Closed

Start 10:45 am

Kids Race Closed

Start 11:30 am



  Lizard Creek Mud MAYhem 2017

  Saturday, May 20, 2017

  This Event will be a timed event (all waves)


 Gates Open: 7:00 AM

 First Wave (Elite Wave) start: 8:00 AM



  Online Registration will OPEN on FEBURARY 3, 2017

  Online Registration will END on May 18, 2017


ELITE WAVE: Must be age 18 or older on date of event

  Price:  $65.00 Feb. 3, 2017 to April 30, 2017

             $75.00 May 1, 2017 to May 18, 2017


 SECOND (2nd) Wave thru NINTH (9th) Wave: Age 14 and older on date of event

   Price:  $55.00 Feb. 3, 2017 to April 30, 2017

              $65.00 May 1, 2017 to May 18, 2017


KIDS RACE: Ages 8 to 13 on date of event

  Price: $35.00 Feb. 3, 2017 to May 18, 2017

  Every participant in the kid’s race MUST have a parent or legal guardian present to sign waiver, and go through the course with them. Parent or guardian must stay with them at all times.  The parent or guardian does not pay entrance fee to go with your child in the Kids race.



  Elite Wave-$75.00

  2nd Wave thru 9th Wave-$65.00

  Kids Race-$35.00


**NOTE: Registering on the day of the Event does not guarantee an event t-shirt and dog tag.  We do try to order enough extra to cover the people registering on race day.

SPECIAL DISCOUNTS:  For active and retired military, and groups of 20 or more.  PLEASE call or e-mail BEFORE registering for information on discounts.

Email:   or call 501-728-4798


  Waves of participants will start in 15 minute increments in the 2nd thru 9th waves.  The Elite Wave is the first wave of the day and is set aside for those to run the race individually and complete all obstacles successfully and under the Elite Wave Rules.

  1st Wave (Elite Wave) start 8:00 AM course length 5 miles

  2nd Wave start: 9:00 AM- course length 5 miles

  3rd Wave start: 9:15 AM -course length 5 miles

  4th Wave start: 9:30 AM- course length 5 miles

  5th Wave start: 9:45 AM -course length 5 miles

  6th Wave start: 10:00 AM- course length 5 miles

  7th Wave start: 10:15 AM- course length 5 miles

  8th Wave start: 10:30 AM- course length 5 miles

  9th Wave start: 10:45 AM -course length 5 miles

  KIDS RACE start: 11:30 AM-course length 2.5 miles




  • Gates will open at 7:00 am on the day of the event.
  • If you have PRE-REGISTERED go to areas marked “CHECK-IN”                    
  • Present ID
  • Review and sign wavier.  Check-in will go MUCH faster if you print and bring waiver with you.
  • Pick up timing chip, and racing bib             


If registering the day of the event go to areas marked “REGISTERATION”

  • Present ID
  • Fill out Registration form
  • Read and sign waiver
  • Make payment
  • Pick up timing chip, and racing bib


What you should bring:

  • ID
  • Signed waiver
  • Change of clothes, trash bag to put muddy clothes in
  • Cash for food or merchandise


What NOT to bring:

  • Guns, knives, or weapons of any kind
  • Alcohol
  • Illegal drugs



  • Parking is available onsite for no extra charge
  • Spectator charge: $5.00 which will be a donated to HEROES R&R
  • Spectators are not allowed out on the course
  • An electronic timing device will be used to time you as you go through the course, remember to secure the device and wear your race bib with number displayed.



  • Participants under 18 must be accompanied by parent or guardian
  • Participants must by physically able to attempt the course and obstacles
  • No one will be allowed to race or be out on the course without appropriate arm band
  • Registration is closed when the maximum capacity is reached
  • No alcoholic beverages may be brought on site
  • Participants must abide by all instructions given from the race director, race staff, volunteers and medical personnel.
  • Obstacles on the Run Lizard Creek course may be hazardous.  It is the responsibility of the participant, or parent or guardian to notify course officials if the participant feels their safety is in danger or they are injured.
  • Every Participant, or parent or legal guardian of participant MUST read and sign the Run Lizard Creek Waiver.


Event Schedule

  • May 20 7:00 AM CDT - Gates Open / Check In & Registration Start

  • May 20 8:00 AM CDT - Elite Wave (1st Wave) Start

  • May 20 9:00 AM CDT - 2nd Wave Start

  • May 20 9:15 AM CDT - 3rd Wave thru 9th Wave start (in 15 minute increments)

  • May 20 11:30 AM CDT - Kids Race start

Contact Information

Event Location

102 Two Moons Lane

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