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  1. Tragic Story Shows Both Sides of Extreme Obstacle Courses

    Preparing for Tough Mudder — the obstacle course that shocks, beats and bruises its participants — transformed Avi Sengupta from an obese junk-food addict into a trim and muscular athlete. But during the race he died, drowning while crossing a deep pit of murky water. Though race officials and the local sheriff called it an accident, Sengupta’s family and friends claim gross negligence. For many, the rewards of the grueling race are great, but the risk could be even greater.

    Source: Outside

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