This event is for thrill-seekers and athletes of all ages. The barbarian Challenge is for those who are not afraid of getting muddy, wet or pushed to the limit. The course consists of natural and manmade obstacles, rope climbs, creek crossing and hill climbs.
In addition to the race, there is the Kid's Barbaran challenge, music and food vendors.
It takes place at scenic Noccalula Falls Park in Gadsden, AL. It is a once-a-year event only held in Gadsden as it is owned and operated by The City Of Gadsden. Average participation is 1400 runners per year. This will be the 11th annual Barbarian Challenge.