Milton Hwang has known about MuckFest since it began in the Chicagoland area but was never able to make the drive from his hometown of Milwaukee until 2018. Though he has supported multiple sclerosis causes and events for the two decades since his wife’s diagnosis, he had never experienced the muck. That all changed this year. Milton worked with the MuckFest team to connect with another Chicago runner, the famous Brian “PapaBear”… Read More
Friends are the family we choose. Leslie L, a Chicago Mucker, chose Ron as her family, and she supported him through his battle with MS that lasted for almost his entire life. Leslie founded team Ron’s Muddy Buddies in Chicago two years ago, and has raised more than $2,000 this year alone for MuckFest MS and the National MS Society. She visited with him weekly, and still calls Ron “Superman,” saying his… Read More
Guest post written by Rosemarie P., a MuckFest MS® participant in Detroit In 2013, multiple sclerosis changed my life. I was a young mother of two, and I was scared. I wasn’t sure what I could do, but I knew I had to fight. Then I heard about MuckFest MS, and I knew it was something I wanted to try. 2013 Our first year of MuckFest MS, we had a team of… Read More
We’re so excited to sit down with Cathy from Philadelphia to hear about her experience at MuckFest MS! Cathy lives with MS and found a community filled with passion and fun in the muck. Check it out! Cathy found the obstacle course race that’s right for her. Want to join her in the muck? Click the button below to start YOUR journey!