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Last updated Dec 7 2014
Fancy taking part in the next Mud Race on Sunday May 3 2020?
The Maldon Mud Race is an annual event in which hundreds of competitors raise money for charity by racing to be the first to complete a 400 metre dash over over the bed of the River Blackwater.