Romp in the Swamp II to Benefit South Florida Baptist Hospital Foundation

PLANT CITY, Fla., June 30, 2014 — Registration is now open for Romp in the Swamp II, a 3+ mile mud run that benefits South Florida Baptist Hospital Foundation and The Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce.  The event takes place Nov. 1 at Lakeside Station – Henderson Way, in Plant City. 

The races are for ages 14 and older, are chip timed, and include both natural and manmade obstacles.   There are approximately 25 total obstacles in the race and the first two waves are Elite.  Participants may run, walk or jog the course as they see fit. There will be two races of approximately ½ mile with seven obstacles for children ages 5-8 and 9-13. 

Each participant will receive a dri-fit shirt and finisher medal, and awards will be given for fastest times, age group winners and best costumes. 

Registration fees range from $39 - 49, depending on the category, and includes free bag check, shirt, and after party with music.  Kids Wave is $20.  The registration fee increases often, so participants are encouraged to register early.  Discount codes may be found on the event’s Facebook page.  Parking is $10 per car.

Funds raised will benefit South Florida Baptist Hospital’s many projects to enhance medical care for the Plant City community, as well as community initiatives supported by The Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce.

For more information or to register, go to rompintheswamp.org or call (813) 757-8478.  You also can track the development of the obstacles and “like” the event on Facebook.