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January 30, 2012
Britain's annual Tough Guy race
BBritain's annual Tough Guy event took place on Sunday in Perton, England. Tough Guy claims to be the world's most demanding one-day survival ordeal. First staged in 1986, it has been widely described as "the toughest race in the world," with up to one-third of the starters failing to finish in a typical year.
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A competitor crosses an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super


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Competitors carry crosses at the start of the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors cross an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event in Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A competitor emerges from a water obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors cross an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, in Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors jump from an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, in Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A competitor crosses an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors compete at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A competitor pushes a rugby ball as he crawls under barbed wire at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors compete at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitors cross an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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Competitor cross an obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A competitors crosses a water obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A competitor crawls under barbed wire at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A competitors swims across an water obstacle at the annual Tough Guy event, Perton, England, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. AP / Jon Super



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A participant jumps through the fire obstacle during the Tough Man event. ZUMA24.com / Alex Morton



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