Fort Campbell hosting popular endurance race


FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) – Fort Campbell is hosting an endurance and obstacle course race later this month.

The three-mile Spartan Race on Oct. 24 is open to military members and the general public. The obstacle course races have become popular in recent years around the country.

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The course on the Cassidy Combined Arms Collective Training Facility will feature more than 20 obstacles including a barbed wire crawl, water pit, wall climb and fire jump.

The post will also host a mini obstacle course designed for children ages 4 to 13.

Racers and spectators can preregister online on the post’s website or at, or sign up the day of the race at Fort Campbell beginning at 6 a.m.


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