FREE Kids mud run
Spring 2022

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Until further notice

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GET Outside and move!

The Lord's Gym Kids Mud Run is a FREE outdoor obstacle race for children ages 4-17. The course is a little under a mile in length and includes about 20 obstacles. Races are broken up by age group and heats are scheduled every 10 minutes. 

have fun
Grow in Confidence
Build Perseverance
overcome fear
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Event overview

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bring the whole family

The Kids Run is a family event with a spectator trail and other attractions including: inflatables and a giant sledding slide. Food and concessions will be available too.

the kids run course

The Kids Run course is just under a mile long and includes around 20 age-appropriate obstacles. For more details or to view the course map, please click below.


Purchase an official Lord's Gym Kids Run shirt or pair of shorts for your junior racer! All proceeds support the Lord's Gym Oroville charity mission.

get involved

There are other ways you can get involved in this great event! You can donate, become a business sponsor, or sign up as a volunteer!

A Helpful How-to

Sign Up Online


Pre-Race Registration

Register your child/ren and reserve your chosen heat times when our online sign-up system opens for the 2022 race.

Pre-race registration takes place on the Friday before the event at the Lord's Gym Oroville (2120 Bird Street). If you cannot make it on Friday, you can also complete it one hour before the race at the Kids Run Course.

Show up on race day and conquer the course!

Come down with your child/ren ready to race! 


"We moved to Oroville last year and this the best family experience we’ve had so far! What an amazing free community event… Tons of wonderful volunteers, a massive obstacle course, activities, food, merchandise… From start to finish it was a spectacular experience."

"Absolutely amazing. The course was perfect for my 4 & 6 year olds. It challenged them but was also so much fun for them. They learned how to push through obstacles, problem solve, & discovered an interest in running challenges that they want to take part in again."

"We were very excited when we found out that the Lord's Gym Kids Mud Run was free. We love finding fun, adventurous things for our kids to try, and it did not disappoint! Our daughter Jovie was just old enough to run the course, and I was even encouraged to run with her. She still talks about how much fun she had climbing over the tire walls and crawling through the muddy tunnels with me. When Jovie crossed the finish line and received her dog tag necklace, she felt so accomplished. It was great as a parent to see my daughter overcome challenges and grow in confidence. We're bringing the whole family again this year, we can't wait!"

"Just want to say that it’s very rare to show up to an event and have my daughter cheered on and included just like all the other children in her heat. Her disability does not define her but rather makes her unique. Your event made her shine and I can’t say that about all the places we have been."

“It’s the coolest, funnest race! Better than any sport!” - 7 year old


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