Nuclear News

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Nuclear races is delighted to be taking over the full programme of classes, activities & experiences already established… more

Rush - Colour Coded Start Wristbands

To enter the start area at Rush 2017, racers will be required to hand in the NEW colour coded start-time wristband issued to them when registering on race-day .more

An invitation to a Wedding at Rush 2017

A soon-to-be wed couple are taking part in a mud run challenge on their wedding day with their wedding guests! Amputee Rob Copsey and Becky McGuire, who….more

Blesma wounded veterans take on Rush 2017!

A group of wounded veterans are taking on the menacing Nuclear Races in May and they’re not letting their injuries stop them….more

Nuclear Gives Back!

Danny Green Fund given £1,500 funding boost by Nuclear Races organisers…more

Mudstacle Awards 2016 - We won TWO TIMES!

MUDDY BIG thank you from all of us at Nuclear HQ, we couldn’t have done it without YOU!more

Fallout 2016 Review - The Urban Challenger

On November 12th I took part in my very first Nuclear Race Fallout in Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Base. This was …more

Fallout Review 2016 - Andy Does Nuclear For The First Time

Top Notch, Well Designed and Beautiful. I hadn’t been avoiding Nuclear Races, I had just always been elsewhere.more

Race-Day Colour Coded Start Wristbands

To enter the start area at Fallout, racers will be required to hand in the NEW colour coded start-time wristband issued to them when registering on race-day .more

Muddallion Medal Collection

In order to claim your well earned 2016 Mighty Mudallion Medal after your Nuclear Fallout race on 12/11/16, you will need to .more

Fallout Fear-Factor Session

Fighting some fears pre race-day will give EXTRA confidence.
Here’s a special session


FALLOUT 2016 – FREE cold water & weather training .more

Blast & Blackout Reviews

Some #mudtastic reviews from our wonderful Nukers! .more

Keeping you informed

We’re already looking forward to Nuclear 2017 and planning the goals and improvements we want to make .more

Olympic Bronze Medalist visits Nuclear Rookies

We’re so honoured to welcome Olympic bronze medalist Chloe Rogers from Dame Kelly Holmes Trust as a special guest at Nuclear’s Rookie taster session on Thursday 18th August.more

Nuclear Blackout - A Headtorch Is Essential!

There are loads of head-torches on the market and you don’t need a super, top of the range one to get the most out of Nuclear Blackout on 17th September, but… more

Dame Kelly Holmes Athletes & Nuclear Races Taster Sessions

Dame Kelly Holmes Trust world class athletes to join Nuclear Races in delivering taster sessions …..more

Nuclear Races to host Color Vibe UK 2016

Nuclear Races are excited to be sharing their land to bring Color Vibe UK to Essex on August 20th 2016 …..more

Relive Deathslide at Rush 2016!

We didn’t just broadcast the Deathslide kicker-lane action live …..more

Arnel Banawa films Nuclear Rush 2016

Arnel Banawa flies over from the USA to film Nuclear Rush 2016…..more

Rush Weekend Supporters Register for FREE!

Family and friends are welcome to come and give their support at Nuclear Rush Weekend for FREE…..more

Is Rush your first Nuclear Event?

Are you intimidated by some of the obstacles that you’ll face at the up coming Nuclear Rush.  Fear not….more

Take on Dita!

Race Director James has offered up a bounty of £1000 to be shared amongst anyone (male or female) that beats #NuclearTeam Dita …more

TOWIE visit

TOWIE boys visit Nuclear find out…more

Help getting prepared.

Why not let Scotty PT help get you ready for your first obstacle race…more

March Madness from Nuclear HQ!

Free November 2016 Fallout ticket for every Nuclear Oblivion 15th May 2016 ticket…more

This is what #NuclearFamily is all about..

Nuclear Races are holding a fundraising event on 25th March 2016  to raise money for Helen’s new blade…more

Announcement from Nuclear HQ

Nuclear Races has re-considered being a 2016 member of the UK Obstacle Racing Association (OCRAUK).

The decision has been made with a heavy heartmore

Nuclear Races’ New Obstacle Revealed

‘It’s Revolutionary’

The teasing is over; it’s time to reveal Nuclear Races brand new obstacle – and it’s a big one! Race Director James Parrish has “never been so excited “more

Behind the scenes at Nuclear Races - part two

In this episode of Mudstacle TV, go back behind the scenes of the award winning Nuclear Races. They delve a little more into the little things that mean a lot on race day, … more

Nuclear Races to host Color Vibe Essex UK

Nuclear’s excited to be the hosting venue for Color Vibe UK Essex
on Saturday 20th August 2016.

Q: What is ColorVibe? … more 

Behind the scenes at Nuclear Races

Mudstacle TV  go behind the scenes of the multi award winning Nuclear Races. In their interview with James Parrish, they find out how he’s gone from farmer, to Event Director, and explore … more

Essex Mud Runners Raises over £11,000

Organisers of the Brentwood based Nuclear Races, have helped to raise over £11,000 to support injured ex-service men and women …more

Training help!

Some training help to get the most out of your Nuclear challenge…more

“The Longest Monkey Bar Span in the World”

It’s Officially Amazing! Nuclear Races has “The Longest Monkey Bar Span in the World” ….more

Mudtastic Shoe Collection For Charity

18th June 2014 / Fundraising

Hundreds of pairs of muddy trainers & shoes were donated by competitors after they took part in the Nuclear Rush obstacle race….more

Nuclear Races Continues To Aim Higher – RD James Parrish Interview

16th February 2015

In 2014 we saw several home-grown obstacle races grow massively but, standing out from the crowd were Nuclear Races…more