On-Site Registration OPENS at 8:00AM on day of event. Register at least 1 hour before preferred race time.

The Viking Challenge and Viking Crusade is in its 6th year!
Both the 5K (Challenge) and the 10K (Crusade) will be held on Saturday June 17, 2017. 10K starts at 9:00am this year. 5K races start at 11:00am.

MUD Volleyball Tournament! - Expanded this year. Register Here.  High School, College, Business, Company or anyone can create a team and compete for the PRIZE Money!

Register a team to compete for the prize money. Winning team goes home with the money.

Spectators are FREE, Parking is FREE, Camping is FREE (free will donation). Come watch the event, register a team for mud volleyball, camp, tent, eat, and enjoy. Online registration closes June 16th at 12:00 PM. You can register on-site but arrive at least 1 hour prior to your race time. Thanks for registering early!

The 5k course has at least 13 permanent obstacles and the 10k has 18 obstacles, lots of mud (at least 10 locations on the course), trails through the woods, meadows, ponds and hills, and runs throughout over 400 acres of The Viking Challenge property. Expanded spectator area (FREE), and the most unique, muddiest, permanent, challenging extreme wilderness mud run in the Midwest.
This course will challenge the casual runner, family team, and the most prepared professional tough mudders.

The Viking Challenge is a part of the Fergus Falls Area Race Series.
By registering for the The Viking Challenge or any of the six races, you are automatically entered in the race series at no additional charge!  For more information, please visit www.ffraces.com

"FAMILY RUN" - Starts at 3:00 PM. Families with younger children must stay together through the entire course and complete the run together. Family teams must have at least one parent (over 21 and legal guardian) registered and the parent(s) must stay with their children throughout the entire course.