Student Recreation Center

StrongMatador: Obstacle Course Challenge

Monday, Nov. 13 – Friday, Nov. 17

Here’s your chance to claim the ultimate title at the SRC!

Do you have what it takes to be named StrongMatador? Then get ready to put your skills to the test during our StrongMatador: Obstacle Course Challenge at the Student Recreation Center in the new Top Level Training Zone! This fitness challenge will be a true test of your physical abilities.

Challenge Times:

Monday, Nov. 13
Noon – 2 p.m.
4 – 6 p.m. 

Tuesday, Nov. 14
1 – 5 p.m.
7 – 9 p.m. 

Wednesday, Nov. 15
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
4 – 6 p.m. 

Thursday, Nov. 16
2 – 4 p.m. 

Friday, Nov. 17
10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.  

Challenge Requirements:

  1. This challenge is open to all SRC members with an active membership.
  2. Competitors will be required to review and agree to the challenge rules and regulations before competing.
  3. Competitors must retrieve a flag from each element of the obstacle course in order for it to be counted.
  4. Competitors must complete each element of the course in the assigned order. If they do skip any element, they will be required to go back to the start of that particular element and time will not stop. This will be heavily monitored by the judges inside the course.
  5. If a competitor falls or touches the ground below an element of the course, the point will not be counted and time will be stopped. After each attempt, a scorekeeper will log their final score, time and total number of elements completed.
  6. In order for any score to be validated, the scorekeeper and competitor will be required to initial next to their final score and time. Competitors will be able to attempt the challenge as many times as they would like on a first come, first serve basis. At the end of the challenge period, the top competitor from each bracket (male and female) that completes the most elements of the course in the least amount of time will win the grand prize.
  7. Winners will be contacted by Tuesday, Nov. 28 and must claim their prize no later than Tuesday, Dec. 5. In the event that a winner does not claim their prize by this deadline, the competitor with the next best score will be contacted.

Obstacle Course Elements:

  1. Rope Climb
  2. Low Crawl
  3. Farmer’s Walk
  4. Rungs of Wrath
  5. Slackline Balance Beam
  6. Angled Steps and High Hurdles
  7. Push/Pull Sled


  • StrongMatador T-Shirt (For Top 10 Competitors)
  • $100 Visa Gift Card
  • StrongMatador Champion Medal
  • Showcase on SRC Social Media