Event Overview

Same Awesome Venue, Exciting New Course

Tough Mudder Half NRW will bring you back in the mud along the hills of the historic Herdringen Castle. Tough Mudder Half NRW is set to challenge your teamwork and mental grit in an all new way.

5 Miles, 14+ Obstacles

Tough Mudder Half NRW is a mud lover's playground: get ready for a course that will both challenge and thrill your team. Gather your friends and get ready to start 2019 off the right way. In the mud.
We've also lowered our minimum age to 14 - so you can get muddy with the whole family.


Every Participant ticket purchase includes:
Headband, Performance Finisher Tee, Beer, Insurance


Be an EPIC Boss. Make the executive decision to take team building to the most epic level imaginable. Rally the troops and start your team journey today. Nothing bonds a team quite like mud.

  • Private Team Tent
  • Catered Lunch
  • Extra Drinks
  • Awesome Stuff

  • Interested? More information can be found here.

No matter how prepared you think your are or how far away your event is, we have a training plan to get you Mudder ready.

Download your free training plan and check out our training videos and blogs.

  • Get a discount to a future Tough Mudder or Tough Mudder Half - run for up to 90% off
  • Free Tough Mudder MVP T-shirt and kit
  • The feel good factor as you support mudders and change lives
  • Want More?

    • Spectators

      Cheer on your Mudders and enjoy our action-packed Mudder Village base area

    • Tough Mudder NRW

      You want to face the ultimate challenge and ready for the next step? Sign up for Tough Mudder FULL NRW.


    The Tough Mudder Shop has all the sweet-looking, Mudder-ready kit you'll need to look and feel your best on event day.

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    Event Information


    Start times will be emailed out to participants approximately 10 days before the event with your INFO PACK. If members of the same team are assigned to different start times, the entire team is permitted to join the start time assigned to others in the team.

    PLEASE NOTE: To avoid queues on course we have to be strict about start times. Please be ready at the warm up 15 minutes before the start time that was assigned to you. We suggest arriving 1-hour before your
    assigned start time to ensure you can check in, drop your bag, get face-marked and head to the Warm Up area (15 min before your allocated time). Please do not contact us requesting a time change.


    On-site participant registration will be based upon space available and be €100 (Tough Mudder Half) and € 120 (Tough Mudder).


    1, A VALID PHOTO ID* Don’t leave it in your car.

    2. Read and sign the electronic waiver* Print it and bring it with you.

    3. Active.com PARTICIPANT Ticket *Print it or have it ready on your phone. Registration confirmation is sent from noreply@awntx3.email.active.com or you can login to Active.com to access your ticket. Complete your account set up here .

    4. START TIME CONFIRMATION EMAIL*. For bag drop, food, and (more) drinks.

    5. Cash:For bag drop, food, and (more) drinks.

    *Items 1 - 4 are necessary to enter event.


    Normal running shoes. Spikes or cleats are strictly prohibited.
    Gloves and extra layers (if weather is cold).
    Warm/dry clothing to change into after the event.
    Costumes. Creativity. A sense of humor.Sunscreen.

    Optional: Hydration system filled with water, not beer.
    Please arrive fully hydrated and take advantage of water stations on course.


    Bag drop will be available to store your change of clothes while your run for a cost of €3 (cash only). We recommend pooling your belongings with friends or giving them to spectators where possible.


    Please stay tuned for email updates and check back closer to event weekend for detailed parking information.

    Event FAQs

    Have any questions or queries about how things will go down on event day? We've got the answers here, from how old you need have to be to run through to how to access your start times, it's covered.

    Contact Customer Service: support@toughmudder.de