Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

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Every year in Britain hosts an annual race with obstacles for tough guys (Tough Guy), considered one of the most extreme and harsh world. It’s a race for survival. Several thousand men and women overcome the January cold challenging obstacle (200 pcs.) Through fire and water, mud, barbed wire, swamp and more.

Around 5,000 adrenaline junkies tackled mud, fire and electric shocks during the annual Tough Guy challenge at South Perton Farm near Wolverhampton.
The course, containing more than 200 obstacles, took its toll – more than 1,500 competitors failed to finish.
This year’s event was won by John Albon from Norway in a time of one hour and 39 minutes.

1. Race with obstacles Tough Guy (Guy) was first held in 1987. And this is the city of Wolverhampton in England and the beginning of the competition tough guys Tough Guy 2015 February 1, 2015. (Photo by Richard Heathcote | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

2. Meet the organizer and creator of the race with obstacles Tough Guy Billy Wilson, nicknamed “Mr. Mouse.” (Photo by Michael Regan | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

3. In a few kilometers there are about 200 challenging obstacles including mud pits, open flames, barbed wire, and more. (Photo by Oli Scarff | AFP | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

4. Some participants not only compete, but also try to look extravagant. (Photo by Michael Regan | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

5. In addition to “tough guys” in the extreme competition involved and “cool lady”, February 1 2015. (Photo by Richard Heathcote | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

6. Extreme race takes place in the winter in January, which further complicates the condition. (Photo by Richard Heathcote | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

7. The most common injuries – broken bones and sprains. But before each participant signs a paper that releases the organizers from any legal liability in the event of an accident. (Photo by Richard Heathcote | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

8. At the competition “tough guys” occurred and deaths. For example, in 2000 in the middle of the race, died of a heart attack 44-year-old participant. Another person died in 2007. (Photo by Richard Heathcote | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

9. Special chic – to overcome obstacles in the mud in suits. Wolverhampton, England, February 1 2015. (Photo by Richard Heathcote | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

10. This competitor tough guys Tough Guy 2015 needed medical care. Apparently, hypothermia. (Photo by Oli Scarff | AFP | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

11. Obstruction of fire. (Photo by Michael Regan | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

12. It must be remembered that in the street on February 1. Although it is in England, not in Norilsk. (Photo by Phil Noble | Reuters):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

13. Competitions tough guys Tough Guy 2015. (Photo Oli Scarff | AFP | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

14. (Photo by Michael Regan | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

15. Each year, adding new obstacles, while others are excluded from the program. On this part of the race you need to crawl under barbed wire. (Photo by Michael Regan | Getty Images):

Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

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Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

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Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

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Competition Tough Guy Wolverhampton 2015 Photos

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