$15 – $105
Grit League 2022

Grit League 2022

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$15 – $105

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9 Kids' Obstacles Race in Idaho Falls and 3 Kids' Obstacle Races in Pocatello

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For 2022 we will be holding 9 kid's obstacle races in Idaho Falls, 3 kid's obstacle races races in Pocatello, plus our awesome MUD RUN for the whole family at Sandy Downs in Idaho Falls!

This year there are new obstacles, new challenges, and new prizes to be won. We'll have cool awards that can be earned by our Grit League Obstacle Racers. Races in Idaho Falls will be Wednesday evenings during May and Wednesday mornings during June and July. Races in Pocatello will be Wednesday mornings. In Idaho Falls we'll use Ryder Park, Sandy Downs, Freeman Park and Tautphaus Park. In Pocatello we'll use Centennial Park.

You can see our most recent Newsletters at www.gritleague.com/newsletters.


  1. May 4 (IDAHO FALLS-Tautphaus Park)
  2. May 11 (IDAHO FALS-Sandy Downs)
  3. May 18 (IDAHO FALLS-Freeman Park)
  4. June 8 (POCATELLO-Centennial Park)
  5. June 15 (IDAHO FALLS-Ryder Park)
  6. June 22 (IDAHO FALLS-Tautphaus Park)
  7. June 29(IDAHO FALLS-Freeman Park)
  8. July 6 (POCATELLO-Centennial Park)
  9. July 13 (IDAHO FALLS-Ryder Park)
  10. July 20 (IDAHO FALLS-Tautphaus Park)
  11. July 27 (IDAHO FALLS-Freeman Park Creek)
  12. August 3 (POCATELLO-Centennial Park)

AUGUST 13 MUD RUN (IDAHO FALLS-Sandy Downs) (NOTE: This race is for the whole family. All Grit League participants who sign up for at least 3 races get in free. Others who wish to participate can register at www.gritleague.com.).


  • SINGLE RACE: $15
  • 3 RACE PACK: $45
  • 6 RACE PACK: $80
  • 9 RACE PACK: $105


MAY (Wednesday Evenings):

  • 5:00 PM Open Jr. (K-3rd Grade recommended)
  • 6:00 PM Open  (2nd-6th Grade recommended)
  • 7:00 PM Open Sr.(4th-12th Grade recommended)

JUNE-JULY-AUGUST (Wednesday Mornings):

  • 8:00 AM Open Sr.
  • 9:00 AM Open
  • 10:00 AM Open Jr.
  • 8:00 AM Open + Open Sr. (2nd-12th Grade Recommended)
  • 9:00 AM Open Jr. (K-3rd Grade Recommended)


Obstacle Courses will be approximately 400 yards long, with 5-10 obstacles. Courses will be different in terrain, difficulty, obstacles, etc. each week. Parks used will be Freeman Park, Tautphaus Park, Sandy Downs Park and Ryder Park in Idaho Falls and Centennial Park in Pocatello. Obstacles include Walls, Monkey Bars (and monkey bar like obstacles), Tires, Cargo Nets, Crawls, Carries, etc. Kids will do a 15 minute warm-up/walk through and then have approximately 30 minutes to run as many laps as they can.

Each week we will send out a Newsletter with a challenge that can be completed at home to earn a special Grit League Wristband. Newsletters will also have information about upcoming events, maps for upcoming races, and any other information we need to get to you.

Kids of all abilities are welcome to participate in our obstacle races. We are happy to make accommodations for any kids that have special needs to allow them to participate at a level their abilities will allow. For Open divisions, and especially Open Junior Divisions, parents are allowed to accompany the participants through the course. Just remember to keep it positive and fun.


For 2022 we will have a recognition program for completing laps. Each lap completed will earn 1 point.

For attempting your first race (obstacle or trail) you will receive an "Explorer" award.

For each lap you complete you will get a point toward our other awards:

  • 15 points="Adventurer"
  • 30 points="Ultra"
  • 45 points= "Beast Mode"
  • 60 points="Two Dollar Steak"


All Participants that sign up for at least 3 races will get a Grit League T-Shirt, and a metal Grit League Water Bottle.

All participants can complete weekly challenges to collect wristbands and earn the awards designated above.

Those signing up for all 9 races in Idaho Falls are welcome to come and participate in all 3 races in Pocatello for free.

Those signing up for 6 races in Idaho Falls can come and race in 2 of the Pocatello races for free.

Those signing up for 3 races in Idaho Falls can come and race in 1 of the Pocatello races for free.

Those signing up for 3 races in Pocatello can come and race in 1 of the Idaho Falls races for free.

All those signing up for at least 3 races in Pocatello or Idaho Falls get free entry into the Mud Run at Sandy Downs on August 13, 2022.

We will be implementing the following social distancing protocols for 2022: 

  • Races will start in waves to allow for kids to be spaced a bit apart. The race timer will not start until the last group beings. 

  • Registrations will be capped so no more than 50 kids will race at a time. 

  • Hand Sanitizer will be available at the water station.

  • Warm Up laps will be divided into smaller groups.

  • Anyone who is sick, or has traveled to a high risk area, or has been exposed to COVID-19 within the previous 14 days should stay home. Refunds will be given for races missed due to such circumstances, upon request. 

  • High risk individuals should not participate or come as spectators. 

  • Water stations will have single use cups.  

  • We will also consider implementing other protocols which are reasonable and will increase the safety of our participants.

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