Barksdale AFB run even more muddy than before - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Barksdale AFB run even more muddy than before

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) -

Hundreds of people took the challenge and got down and dirty in a muddy military obstacle course last weekend.

It was all part of the "Defenders of Liberty Mud Run" at Barksdale Air Force Base.

Organizers said they tried to make this year's race even more challenging than last year, with a total of 15 obstacles along the 5K route.

They also added more mud pits, which worked out well with the recent rainfall.

Officials expected 800 people to turn out for either the night races on Friday or the morning races Saturday.

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