DIG! Digging Yourself Out Of The Mud!

6 Mar

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This past weekend I did my 2nd Tough Mudder Obstacle Race! I though it was fitting for this month Power Word Dig!  It was a 12 mile run with 25 obstacles course, in which you are constantly in mud or in water.  Was it hard? Yes it was hard and I don’t think I would choose to do these kinds of event by myself.  I did it with a group friends.

On the Tough Mudder website they really emphasize on team work there moto is “To get through mud, fire, ice-water, and 10,000 volts of electricity you’ll need teammates to pick you up when your spirits dip. To get over 12 foot walls and through underground mud tunnels, you’ll need teammates to give you a boost and a push. Tough Mudders are team players who make sure no one gets left behind. To that end, all Mudders are expected to uphold our ideals and exhibit teamwork and camaraderie both on the course and off it”.

This is how I feel with my fellow chicks.  Without them I would not be where I am now.  They have given me the courage to go out there and try new things, to be creative, to write and to pursue my dreams.  There faith in me has helped me DIG myself from things that were pulling me back, my insecurities, my fears and my worries about what others might think.    Dig 2Because of them I have become braver!

I still have lots of Digging out to do but I know that I have my fellow chicks to help me out when I get stuck.

P.S. No, they won’t do a Tough Mudder with me, I’ve tried to convince them maybe you all might have better luck LOL.

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3 Responses to “DIG! Digging Yourself Out Of The Mud!”

  1. ticklingthemuse March 7, 2013 at 12:18 am #

    No, Eva. No Tough Mudder for me! LOL! Great post!

  2. misssamifisher March 13, 2013 at 7:49 am #

    Great post! Im slightly more terrified about doing mine in June now as im running alone! 😦

    • hostingthemuse March 13, 2013 at 2:56 pm #

      You will love it! I will be doing my third one in May. There was a girl next to our team that was doing it alone, and we invited her to do it with us so we can help her over the walls. You will see that everyone is very helpful. You are going to have a blast!

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