The 2009 Iowa Sports Foundation Mud Run will be held this Saturday, April 18 beginning at 9 a.m. at Sleepy Hollow Sports Park in Des Moines.

Those wanting to have fun and get muddy can register online at thru April 16 for $22, as well as on race day for $25 at participant check-in. The registration fee includes
a T-shirt, post-race refreshments, and an ISF Mud Run gift.

This unique event is sure to be fun and challenging for all participants and spectators. Racers of all
abilities will have a great time throughout the course, with mud, a few obstacles and the Mucky Mud
Pit! The course will feature a 3-mile trek to begin at 9 a.m. At the end of the race, participants will venture through the Mucky Mud Pit to the finish.

A 1-mile fun run is also offered, which travels through several mud pits and a few obstacles before
racers venture in the Mucky Mud Pit. This event will start at 10:30 a.m. following the Mud Run. All participants in the 1-mile run receive a finisher medal and a T-shirt.

Grab your buddies and get muddy at the 2009 ISF Mud Run. Visit for online
registration and event information.

The Iowa Sports Foundation (ISF) is a nonprofit sports management organization that helps develop amateur sports in Iowa and promotes positive lifestyles and physical fitness through athletic events and health education programs. The ISF host the Summer Iowa Games, Winter Iowa Games, Live Healthy Iowa, Live Healthy America, Live Healthy Iowa Kids, Go The Distance Day, Hoopin At The Dome, Net Fest, Fish Iowa Games, the ISF Mud Run and the Iowa Games Golf Classic.