Obstacle race through the heart of downtown. Proceeds will go to local fallen servicemen/women’s families.
Time: First wave 8:00am (must check-in 1 hour prior to your wave time)
Difficulty: TBD (November 2nd)
Theme: City terrain with intense
Obstacles: 12 obstacles that will
challenge your strength, stamina, and your mental fortitude!
Benefactor: Local First Responders Fund
“We’re Taking Over”
Rockabilly Riot is a 4.5 mile run with various physical obstacles thrown in your path. You will crawl, jump, climb, trek, and run through the downtown streets. While it is not mandatory to have a team, the obstacles are team oriented so we highly suggest you have a partner, a team, make a new friend on the day of the race; unless you’re a superhero, then by all means go for it!! Jackson Development, Jackson Tourism, the City, the County, JFD, JPD, LIFT Wellness, JMCGH, and numerous local business have all worked together to bring you this extreme challenge to honor our servicemen and women! Are you ready for this challenge?? This is a race for beginner trail racers and 5k runners to hardcore competitors, tough guys, and marathon runners. All can come test their strength, discipline, and courage on these raw obstacles. Rise to the challenge: It’s a new dawn in Jackson!
*Costumes are welcomed and encouraged*
Ages: 13 and up
Register by Oct 20th (to guarantee a shirt)
Sign up individually or as a team
Race Training begins September 17th @ LIFT for those registered
Please be at the registration table to pick up your race packet and bib one hour prior to your heat
First Heat Begins: 8:00am
Heats will start every 15 minutes (no exceptions)
Run your heat and then party like a rockstar!!
DISCOUNTS FOR ALL OUR FIRST RESPONDERS!!
1. The Hindrance- What's blocking you from taking the challenge?
2. Hell's Hill- Need we say more?
3. Artic Plunge- A little ice never hurt anybody
4. The Lion's Den-
5. Flying Z- Zig Zag your way to the next obstacle
6. Hot Pursuit- Just a taste of what our PD experiences
7. The Spider Web- No there's no creepy crawlers but it's a big tangled mess
8. Bring the Pain- Stairs, Burpees, and Tires... OH MY!
9. Fight or Flight- Warning: STAY LOW!
10. Back Draft- The only way to kill it is to love it a little.
11. Pit of Doom- Up-Down, Up-Down, Up-Down!
12. Black Out-There is light at the end of the tunnel...eventually!
Traveling from out of town and need a place to stay? Our friends at the Marriot would love to have you! Racers get a SPECIAL DISCOUNT!
The Residence Inn and Courtyard by
Marriott are proud to be the exclusive hotel sponsors of the Rockabilly Riot
Urban Challenge. We are conveniently located right off of I-40 at exit 83
and are within minutes from downtown Jackson. Relax the night before the race
and gear up the next morning at one of our luxurious properties. We look
forward to serving you!
Courtyard by Marriott:
200 Campbell Oaks Dr.
Jackson, TN 38305
Residence Inn by Marriott:
126 Old Medina Crossing
Jackson, TN 38305