What Makes Us Different…

Free Photos
Free Photos
That’s right free photos for everyone. You can upgrade to large photos but even these are ridiculously cheap!

Great Food
Great Food
Our burgers are supplied by Kezie Foods, you can get grass fed beef, of for the more adventurous we have feature Kangeroo. We’ve got veggie options too.

Amazing Bar
Amazing Bar
Serving all kinds of hot and cold beverages to the weary runner and spectator alike. Treat yourself to a pint after the race as a way of celebrations. We’ll be stocking the finest beers, ales, ciders and spirits.

Sufferingwear
Awesome Suffering Wear
Looking for the perfect T or Hoody, The Suffering merchandise stall is the place to go. We’ve got an amazing array of great products, from crews to gloves, shorts to hoodys. We’ve got you covered.

Hot Showers
Hot Showers
It’s what every runner wants after being out kicking ass on an obstacle course. Clean yourself up and get spangly clean again with a lovely hot shower after the race.

Camping
Camping
Spend the night or the weekend. We sell camping by the pitch not the person so it’s the cheapest way to enjoy the weekend.

Sweet Tunes
Sweet Tunes
There’s nothing like tunes filling the airwaves in the day and evening. As long as the bars open the tunes will be playing. Join us after the race for a few drinks we’d love to chat to you about your Suffering

Mudstacle League
Mudstacle League
Pain & Suffering is part of the Mudstacle League, so you can rack up the points and Suffer all at the same time. Life doesn’t get much better than this!

Which race is right for you?

Suffering 5
Rating : 2 Skull

This is our entry level race. You’ll have an awesome day taking on the Suffering 5. You’ll get the T, take home the medal & have a smile on your face for weeks to come!

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Suffering 5
Rating : 3 Skull

For the regular runner You are a regular exerciser. This is a step up, be proud! Be very proud! You earned that colour and that medal!

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Suffering 5
Rating : 4 Skull

Eye of the tiger! Intensity is no stranger and pain makes you feel alive! There is a T and a medal and those who earn this colour are revered.

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Suffering 5
Rating : 5 Skull

LEGEND If you think you are amongst the 5% of OCR competitors that have what it takes there is no challenge like it! "LEGENDS! We salute you!"

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More about The Suffering…


Here's what our awesome runners say about The Suffering at Rockingham Castle...

Chris Taylor Reviewer
Chris Taylor
5 stars
"Brilliant day and a great atmosphere I'm definitely booking again"

Mark Noble Reviewer
Mark Noble
5 stars
"Great day, great course, great marshals, loads of fun"

Gemma Heathershaw Reviewer
Gemma Heathershaw
5 stars
"Brutally awesome. I was in pain and I suffered! Brilliant"

Deano Smith Reviewer
Deano Smith
5 stars
"Brilliant day, organised to the highest order, and really tough, but makes you feel alive"

And what about the mags and blog reviews...

mudstacle reviewer
Mudstacle
"A GENUINELY TOUGH CHALLENGE"

muddy race reviewer
muddyrace.co.uk
"I chose The Suffering as my first OCR and it exceeded all my expectations of what was to come. I enjoyed every second, even when I was suffering. Next to the 10km I think!"
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