That beard may make you look tough - but getting yourself up and over these logs will test whether you ARE tough. At nearly 6 foot tall, these giant hurdles require strength, coordination, and true commitment to past. Don't worry - if your still in the 5-o'clock shadow phase of training, a fellow Mudder will help you over.
Plant Your Hands
Stick your hands on those logs and give a little hop. You’ll want your chest to clear the hurdle.
Push upwards to gain some height, then transition your body to the other side.
Get a Boost
There’s no shame in teamwork – get a leg up if the hurdles are too high.
The inside word
Deep dive into the details of Lumberjacked.
How To Conquer
Plant your hands firmly on the top of the hurdles, then give a good hop (or get a good boost) to get your chest over the top. Use your body’s momentum to pivot and swing your legs over to the other side.
A HISTORY: LUMBERJACKED
Clamboring over a fallen log is a Paleolithic-era concept. It didn’t become cool until Tough Mudder started putting it on course in 2012, though.