Big Red Challenge is a 5K and 10K obstacle course race series designed by Marines to push you to your limits and give you a feel for what challenges members of the military encounter on a day-to-day basis.

Veterans, Active Duty, First Responders, Police & Fire Fighters
run FREE!

When: May 20, 2017
Where: The Railyard – Lincoln, NE
Start time: 9am

The Route

Legend Obstacle Legend Obstacle
low-crawl Storm the Beach single-bar Single Elevated Bar
high-crawl High Wire / Normandy Jacks double-bar Double Elevated Bar
5-wall Marine Hurdles parallel  Charlie Foxtrot
8-wall Berlin Walls hay  Iwo Jima
4x-OU Fastmover Dumpster  Red, White and Blue
Tire-Pull Save Your Buddy Cargo-Net  Cargo Net and Bus
Big-Red-Icons-Ammo Black On Ammo salmon  Ranger Up
Sandbag Build A Bunker tire-flips  Tire Flips
monkey-bars Tarzan Tire-Course Tire Carry Course

*Note: This is last year’s map. The course for Big Red Challenge 2017 will be similar to last year.

Overcome Obstacles

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The Expo


After the race, be sure to chill in the Railyard and bask in your accomplishments! Don’t forget to stop by the booths featuring our sponsors and if you’re not smoked from the challenge, there will be both a push-up and pull-up contest!



BRC 2017 Race Date To Be Announced Soon!

July 31st, 2016|Comments Off on BRC 2017 Race Date To Be Announced Soon!

Thank you to all of you who came out to BRC 2016! We had a record year and it wouldn’t have been a success without all of our runners, sponsors, and volunteers! We are in the process of setting the date for BRC 2017 and will be updating our website […]

BRC .50 Caliber Bottle Opener Available Now!

April 11th, 2016|Comments Off on BRC .50 Caliber Bottle Opener Available Now!


We’ve teamed up with Bullets2Bandages to create a Big Red Challenge .50 Caliber Bottle Opener! 40% from each sale goes towards our mission. Thanks Bullets2Bandages! Check them out here:

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