Q: WHAT IS MINI MUDDER?
A: Introducing Mini Mudder: a 1-mile obstacle course designed specifically for kids. Featured at all Tough Mudder and Mudderella events in the US and open to kids over 42” tall and between ages 7-12, Mini Mudder gives kids a chance to work as a team, get muddy and experience the thrill of adventure.
On event day, head to the Mini Mudder Village where you’ll find:
The 1-mile Mini Mudder course
A reserved family seating area
Children’s obstacle design station
Samples & giveaways
Q: HOW DO MINI MUDDER AND RIGHT TO PLAY (RTP) WORK TOGETHER?
A: Our charity partner for Mini Mudder is Right To Play. Right To Play is a global organization that uses the transformative power of play to educate and empower children facing adversity. Through playing sports and games, Right To Play helps over one million children learn to build essential life skills and better futures, while driving social change in their communities with lasting impact. In recognition of all our Mini Mudders in 2016, we will make a donation to Right To Play to help educate children around the world.
HOW DO I PERSONALIZE MY FUNDRAISING PAGE?
A: Through ‘Edit my Fundraiser’ tab you can upload up to 12 personal photos and a video link (from YouTube or Vimeo). Tell your own story about why your cause is important to you, how it touches your heart, and why it matters. Reach out to everyone you know to ask 'em for their help in reaching your goal.
Q: HOW CAN I VOLUNTEER AT A MINI MUDDER EVENT?
A: If your child is running, or you know someone who is, want to know how to make your Mini Mudder experience even cooler? Sign up to volunteer. There’s totally enough time in the day to enjoy Mini Mudder from all angles if you are over 16. We’re excited that you are interested in joining the Mudder Volunteer Program where you'll officially become an MVP. Here is how to join us:
Select from: Event Series, Event, Role Category, Role
Scroll down to complete the application form
Double check your info
Sign the e-waiver & click 'Submit Application'
Bonus: Share the good news on Facebook and encourage others to join you
Q: WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING AT A MINI MUDDER EVENT?
A: Mini Mudder volunteers enjoy sweet perks in addition to creating life-changing experiences for themselves and others.
For starters, volunteers will receive a discounted participant entry to run a future Tough Mudder or Mudderella event for as little as $20.
For the complete list of perks and information on volunteer discount policy, please review either Mudderella or Tough Mudder FAQs.
Q: ARE DONATIONS TAX EXEMPT?
A: Yes, all donations benefit the chosen 501c3 nonprofit organization directly. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. No goods or services are provided in exchange for your generous financial donation.
Become A “Funds4Fun” Hero and Win Awesome Prizes from Right To Play!
Helping your son or daughter gain support for their Fruit Shoot Mini Mudder adventure will allow them to make an amazing difference to the lives of children around the world by supporting our charity partner, Right To Play.
We’re calling it Funds4Fun, and it’s super easy to get involved:
Set up a fundraising page for your child. Click the “set up” button at the top of this page to get started.
Ask just 4 people to support their Funds4Fun campaign. Just 4 people can make a massive difference – can mom, dad, grandma and a family friend give just $5 each?
Give the gift of play to a disadvantaged child. $20 can help four children learn about issues such as disease prevention and self-esteem through a Right To Play special Play Day.
Have a chance to win a great prize! All the Funds4Fun Heroes who fundraise for Right To Play will have their names entered into a free raffle to win one of a handful of great prizes! Play is at the heart of being a child. It allows them to grow, to learn and to thrive. By using the power of play, Right To Play teaches kids in 18 countries important lessons about teamwork, cooperation, health, and education!
As your son or daughter prepares for their Fruit Shoot Mini Mudder adventure, help children around the world enjoy a life-changing adventure of their own. Become a Right To Play fundraiser today and join our Funds4Fun team! No matter how much you raise, your contribution will help change the life of a child in need.
To show you how supporting Right To Play can make a difference, they have added several key milestones to aim for. It’s a little added incentive...though we doubt you need it!
When you raise funds for Right to Play, Fruit Shoot Mini Mudder’s official nonprofit partner, you change lives. For more than 15 years, Right to Play has delivered programs which create positive experiences and teach important life skills that encourage behavior change. At the core of every activity is their Reflect-Connect-Apply approach, which encourages children to examine their experiences, relate those experiences to what they already know and apply that learning to their daily lives. This strategy helps children adopt and maintain lifelong healthy behaviours and attitudes.
To show you how supporting Right To Play can make a difference, they have added several key milestones to aim for. It’s a little extra added incentive...though we doubt you need it!
How your donation to Right To Play can help other children
Will provide one child with the opportunity to learn about teamwork & leadership skills
Will help to educate one child about people with disabilities
Will provide weekly educational opportunities for two children for one year
Will give 10 girls the opportunity to play for one year
Will support one classroom of 25 students in Right To Play programming for one year
Mud running isn’t just for grown-ups anymore. Mini Mudder is a 1-mile obstacle course designed specifically for kids to give them the chance to work as a team, get muddy and experience the thrill of adventure.