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Get Muddy with your Buddy


Want to represent your favorite electrolyte replacement tab and race for Team Nuun at the Columbia Muddy Buddy this year?

Awesome! Because we want you to race in the name of Nuun, too!

The Event: With both run-only and bike-run events, Columbia Muddy Buddy is a 2-person team challenge with awesome obstacles and the infamous 50-foot-long, sloppy mud pit that buddies crawl through together to finish as official “Muddy Buddies”. Only two teams will get to represent Nuun at each Muddy Buddy event! Winners can choose from the following three events:
  • Muddy Buddy Run
  • Muddy Buddy Bike & Run
  • Mini Muddy Buddy
  Nuun Will Provide: -Race entry for your team of 2 -Nuun shirts for race day -Hydration kit (4 Nuun water bottles and 2 4-packs)   Team Nuun Responsibilities: -Take pictures of your team representing Nuun on race day and share them with us after the event. -Get muddy. -Have fun!   To Apply: All you have to do is document how you and your buddy are using Nuun to train for muddy hydration success at the Columbia Muddy Buddy Ride & Run Series this year.
  1. Like us on Facebook.
  2. Post your Nuun training pictures, videos, and stories to Facebook, your blog, or any other social media outlet that you use.
  3. Tag Nuun, so that our fans can follow your success.
  4. Email RaceWithNuun@nuun.com with:
  • The location of the race you are applying for in the subject line
  • Links to training with Nuun photos, videos and stories
  • One paragraph about why your team wants to represent Nuun
  Deadlines & Selection:
Race Location Race Date Application Due Date Winners Notified
Austin May 12 April 16 April 20
Atlanta June 9 May 4 May 11
Nashville June 23 May 18 May 25
Chicago July 21 June 15 June 22
Boulder August 12 July 6 July 13
Portland August 19 July 13 July 20
San Jose September 30 August 24 August 31



[...] to be on Team Nuun for the Chicago race but I need a buddy to apply with. Anyone interested?! Go HERE for all the details and let me know. We have until June 15th to apply. Share [...]

That’s great! We can’t wait to receive your application email. Better make sure you’re well hydrated while you write it! wink

This is awesome!! My hubby and I are definitely going to be entering. He is my biggest supporter and this would be our first time doing something like this together. Here is to Nuun and how awesome you guys are smile

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