Sunday River to hold mountain race

The Associated Press
Posted July 18, 2010, at 10:41 a.m.

NEWRY, Maine — Athletes will have a chance to test their physical and mental endurance in a new race at Maine’s Sunday River resort that will take them over a course featuring snow guns blowing water and wind, a mud crawl and a ring of fire.

Sunday River in Newry is holding the Tough Mountain Challenge on Aug. 28.

The 5-kilometer course includes obstacles with names such as Hurricane Alley, Trench of Terror, Suicide Sprint and the Gates from Hell.

The race is open to the first 200 entrants. printed on May 27, 2016