mudder mudder

Definition(s):

  • (n) a racehorse that runs well on a muddy racetrack

Usage(s):

  1. This one's got the heart of a champion; that one has the guts of a mudder.
  2. Because he is known as a good mudder, odds on Ladysman increased rather than declined when it rained all the day before the race.
  3. California's highly advertised Fullback Jack Jensen couldn't seem to get untracked, but Halfback Jack Swaner, a superior mudder, had a big day, scoring all three touchdowns.

News

  1. Tough Mudder offers more options for participants after canceled race

    But today, Tough Mudder organizers floated more choices to the thousands of shut-out runners. Still no refunds, but a lot more events to choose.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WTKR Norfolk

  2. Tough Mudder in Va Beach cancels, some say they deserve refund

    VIRGINIA BEACH--Several people who shelled out hundreds of dollars to participate in a Va. Beach Tough Mudder event last weekend are upset after organizers canceled and then said via Facebook they were offering, "refunds to spectators and transfers for participants ."  Tough Mudder is a 10 to12 mile obstacle course that includes plunging into ice cold water and dodging electricity ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: 13 News, WVEC Hampton Roads

  3. Participants angry after Tough Mudder challenge canceled

    On Monday, many were crying foul after the area’s Tough Mudder challenge was canceled on short notice because organizers say there was too much mud.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WTKR Norfolk

Quotes

  1. "He's a mudder," wide receiver Hines Ward said. "Those were great field conditions for him. People think he's down and out and he had a game like he had today."
    on Dec 11, 2005 By: Hines Ward Source: USA Today

  2. "I'm a mudder, so this was my weather," said Bettis, who last had four consecutive 100-yard games in 2001. "It was a tough day - they have the No. 2 defence in the league and you can see why - but I'm a big guy and I always feel I can wear a...
    on Nov 28, 2004 By: Jerome Bettis Source: TSN.ca

  3. "I'm a mudder," Rogers said speaking to a crowd of reporters around his locker before the Tigers workout at Busch Stadium.
    on Oct 23, 2006 By: Kenny Rogers Source: MLB.com

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