The challenging 10-mile Tough Mudder obstacle course was designed by British Special Forces to test all-around strength, endurance, mental determination, and camaraderie. Over the course of two and a half hours, participants will weave their way through a diverse terrain that boasts 19 demanding obstacles, including muddy trenches, underwater obstacles, high walls, slippery slopes, live wires, and a gauntlet of fire. Tough Mudder challenges the fittest of fit athletes, demanding mental toughness to match physical prowess—only 80% of entrants reach the finish line. After the event, participants receive a free beer provided by Dos Equis.
Hurricane Mountain Paintball is located in the Nances Creek Community in beautiful Jacksonville, Alabama. We specialize in paintball and can cater to any size group from birthday parties to church or corporate groups and more!
Though she had been an avid rider since she was a little girl, Amy Smith of Willow Run Farm didn’t find her true calling as an equestrian until she turned 20. It was at this age that she began a job at a rehabilitation center, where she took a hands-on role in caring for horses in need and nursing them back to health. Amy quickly adopted a holistic approach to horsemanship, a passion that continues to enrich her career. Today, Amy teaches her students the whole spectrum of caring for horses, everything from grooming to horse health and safety—as opposed to focusing solely on riding techniques or hair-spraying the horse’s mane into a mohawk. Above all, Amy instills responsibility, self-confidence, and a sense of accomplishment in each of her riders.
In 2012, Pine Hill Country Club hit an important milestone: its 50th anniversary. Rewind back to the beginning and you find course designer Bill Scarborough drawing his 18-hole vision around the land's natural features—from the dense forest groves to the ten lakes that intersect the course layout. He wedged the tenth green onto a small piece of land that juts out into the largest of these water hazards, creating a peninsula green flanked deceptively by water. On the 18th hole, meanwhile, Mr. Scarborough clearly set out to leave a lasting impression on every golfer, and since he couldn't find any swamp monsters willing to live in the final pond, he settled for a dramatic approach shot to cap off the 6,191-yard tour.
Members at Curves, a fitness center designed exclusively for women, rotate around a circuit of hydraulic resistance machines that have been designed to work with female bodies and promote weight loss, protect against osteoporosis, and deal with arthritis. An experienced trainer is always nearby to help manage participants’ machine maneuvering and muscle making. Instead of fiddling with weight stacks and losing momentum, the hydraulic machines use your own body weight, fitness level, and aerodynamic water bottle to create resistance that matches abilities, decreasing the risk of soreness or injury. Because traditional lift-and-lower motions create bulky muscles, each machine uses push-and-pull motions to create toned, lean muscles perfect for crushing a grapefruit without looking like you can.