APRIL 1, 2023
5K OBSTACLE COURSE RACE
WITH MARINE REGULATION O-COURSE
Join Tuscaloosa County Park & Recreation Authority (PARA), Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports (Visit Tuscaloosa), and the Alabama Marines Foundation for the second annual Tuscaloosa Gauntlet obstacle course race. The race is approximately 5K, featuring 20+ obstacles, including a Marine regulation O-Course.
Whether you're a competitive racer or just getting started, the course will provide a challenge worth celebrating! Competitive, open, and team heats are available, as well as a kids race.
The course will be different than last year's and will have new obstacle additions!
Are you up for the challenge?
Race proceeds benefit the AL Marines Foundation.
COMPETE IN THE CITY OF CHAMPIONS
SOKOL PARK | BUDDY POWELL PAVILION
4205 NORTHRIDGE RD
TUSCALOOSA, AL 35406
REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES PARKING, PARTICIPANT FINISHER T-SHIRT, AND MEDAL
REGISTER EARLY & SAVE!
Through 2/28: $75.00
Race day: $95.00
Through 2/28: $65.00
Race day: $85.00
*Open heat times will be assigned on a "first come, first served" registration basis. We recommend registering early to secure your preferred start time.
- Sat, Apr 01Tuscaloosa
FRIDAY, MARCH 31
Exact time TBA
(approx. 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.)
The District Room
(located next to Innisfree)
551 20th Ave.
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
All racers must pick-up their own packet with a valid id to sign a waiver on site. Anyone who cannot attend may pick theirs up the morning of race day at Buddy Powell Pavilion.
THE ALABAMA MARINES FOUNDATION
RACING FOR A PURPOSE
The Alabama Marines Foundation is a nonprofit entity composed of Marines and others who share its interests in upholding the traditions and principles in the United States Marine Corps and the naval service. The organization works to recognize and honor Marines, past and present, who have a connection to the state of Alabama and who have honorably served our country.
The Alabama Marines Foundation has provided over $375,000 to Alabama veterans since 2012. This support includes emergency grants for auto repairs, endowed scholarships for children of veterans, establishing a VA Clinic on the University of Alabama campus, and much more.
Every Tuscaloosa Gauntlet participant contributes to helping an Alabama veteran. Here are more ways your monetary contribution will support the Alabama Marines Foundation:
-Financial support to wounded warriors
-Financial support to student veteran organizations at UA, AU, and Stillman College
-Commissioning of bronze memorial busts for Alabama services members KIA