4 02, 2020

‘Fast Movers’ Tips & Tricks!

2020-02-04T15:58:10-06:00February 4th, 2020|

Technique: Athletes must traverse over the high barricades and under the low ones.

Elite Rules:

  • Over means over.
  • Under means under.
  • Athletes are not permitted to run around a barricade.

This obstacle should be fairly self-explanatory, if it says over go over and under go under. So for this tip tuesday take into consideration other aspects of […]

28 01, 2020

‘Ammo Resupply’ Tips & Tricks!

2020-01-28T17:41:24-06:00January 28th, 2020|

Technique: Athletes must pick up 2 ammo cans and carry them to the designated point, then traverse around the designated point and return the cans back in an orderly fashion.

Elite Rules:

  • 2 cans must be carried.
  • Athletes carrying one can must re-do the obstacle with 2 cans or forfeit their elite band.
  • Athletes MUST traverse […]
10 12, 2019

‘Berlin Wall/Marine Hurdles’ Tips & Tricks for Success!

2019-12-10T17:50:29-06:00December 10th, 2019|

The Berlin Wall is a challenging obstacle that requires the participant to hurdle either a 5ft or 8ft wall depending on the race that you are participating in. It requires a tremendous amount of upper body strength and agility, so just like the Ranger-Up make sure to work on those pull-ups!

Elite Rules:

5 11, 2019

Taking Name Submissions of Fallen for Race Dog Tag Finisher Medal

2019-11-27T15:11:47-06:00November 5th, 2019|

One of the ways we honor the fallen at Big Red Challenge is by featuring a couple names on our dog tag finisher medals. If you have the name of a fallen veteran with ties to Nebraska, email the name to us at and we will select a handful of names at random to […]

5 11, 2019

NEW THIS YEAR! 1 Mile Memorial Walk

2019-11-05T12:41:23-06:00November 5th, 2019|

How do you honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice?

This is our Challenge. This is our Story. By honoring Veteran’s service we discovered our pillars of purpose. Challenge, Service and Community.

The Memorial Walk is about bringing our pillars of purpose together in honor of Nebraska’s fallen. We walk to remember them, we walk to […]