Insane Inflatable 5K El Paso
Insane Inflatable 5k
Presented by First Light Federal Credit Union
Registration for the race opens February 12th. Pick up your discount code at any First Light Federal Credit Union Branch.
The Insane Inflatable 5K, a new, dynamic race series made up of extreme inflatable obstacles and taking place in 16 cities across the United States, will launch in El Paso, Texas on April 19.
The Insane Inflatable 5k is designed to be accessible to everybody from competitive runners looking for a new challenge, to students looking for a cool competition, to people of all ages who want to be active and have a blast.
In addition to the adult course for ages 14 and older, there will be a ½-mile long Junior Bouncers course for ages 7-13.
Registration fees, which include an event t-shirt and medal upon completion, range from $49 for advance registration to $75 for day of event registration. Junior Bouncers can register for $15.
For more information about the Insane Inflatable 5k and to register, visit www.insaneinflatable5k.com.
The 12 extreme obstacles including:
Bust on Thru – This obstacle is an agility test made up of three tire sections. Competitors must bust on through four sets of doors without falling down.
Tangled Up – One of the most unique obstacles on the course requires runners to pick a lane, take a leap and navigate their way through.
Pure Misery – A 100 foot long obstacle testing strength, agility, flexibility and endurance, this obstacle includes multiple misery inducing challenges.
Lose Yourself – A maze of mesh walls that will confuse and test competitor’s mental skills.
Jump Around – The largest inflatable of its kind has more than 70 feet of bounciness that will get racer’s jumping.
Big Balls – Runners will need to dodge giant flying balls coming directly at them from multiple angles in order to escape and keep running the race.
Electric Slide – An extremely steep, twisting and partially enclosed slide. **Second slides are optional.
Run This Way – A challenge to individuals balance and agility, the obstacle is filled with extremely large holes that will capture runners as they try to navigate to the other side.
Disturbia – A futuristic structure, runners must pick a lane and work their way to the end without hallucinating from optical illusions.
Crazy Air (Finish Line) – The signature inflatable of the event, this obstacle has participants climb to the top of the steepest slide in the industry, slide down, and catch air off the lip at the bottom which launches them up and out to ultimately land on an inflatable pad.