Great Barrington Fair Ground has announced its first Shire Mudder, a full day of community effort, athletics and family fun, on Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Fairgrounds on Route 7.
A morning clean-up of the site will take place from 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers can register for $5 each, or a team of five for $20. All proceeds benefit the non-profit.
A 25-mile or 50-mile road ride begins at 9:30 a.m.
Activities from noon to 4 p.m. include a cyclocross-style obstacle course; an Mudder-style obstacle course; Tug O’ War and various games and challenges for kids and families; and the Great Barrington Art Market.
Register individually or as a team online at GBFG.org or in person at Bike & Board, Berkshire Functional Fitness or CrossFit Great Barrington. The cost is $25 per individual, $80 per team and $5 for spectators.
At 5:30 p.m., a live concert featuring Entrain and friends will end the day. Athletes, volunteers and sport spectators will enjoy discounted tickets to this event.
For more information, visit GBFG.org, or the Great Barrington Fairgrounds Facebook page.