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Tough Mudder – Central TX draws 6,000 in first day; Boston hosts Metro Dash

10 Oct 2011
A holiday weekend for some, the Tough Mudder was the only brand of the top 3 to hold an event in the US. The Tough Mudder drew 6,000 on Saturday. As much as 11,000 took part over the weekend.

AdventureRun.net posted a good review of Metro Dash – Boston.

The Spartan Race and Warrior Dash will be back next week with races in the Midwest and UK.

Upcoming Events
Spartan Sprint (3+ miles; 10+ obstacles): Midwest (October 15)
Rugged Maniac: Denver, CO (October 15)
Warrior Dash: Missouri (October 15)
Spartan Sprint (3+ miles; 10+ obstacles): London, UK (October 16)
Tough Mudder: Virginia (October 22 & 23)
Warrior Dash: No. Cal (October 29 & 30)

See below for this Monday morning’s popularity indicators. The Tough Mudder added 24,000+ fans over the week, while the Spartan Race added more than 14,000. Warrior Dash continues to claim second place in number of fans and first place in number of Twitter followers.

Tough Mudder
FB Fans: 1,099,322 (+24,384)
Twitter Followers: 10,463 (+256)

Warrior Dash
FB Fans: 717,331 (+1,641)
Twitter Followers: 16,355 (+45)

Spartan Race
FB Fans: 586,775 (+14,471)
Twitter Followers: 12,351 (+37)

Rugged Maniac
FB Fans: 75,525 (+971)
Twitter Followers: 488 (+11)

Metro Dash
FB Fans: 61,296 (+156)
Twitter Followers: 475 (+7)

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