11 Sporting Events Guaranteed to Knock You Out

Are you into crazy displays of fitness? Do you think that you have what it takes to survive the hottest or coldest conditions on Earth? You probably don’t. But you can dream about one day conquering the odds and becoming a beast like the following individuals. These sporting events will truly land you on your rear… or worse.

1. Badwater – Death Valley, CA

Coined “The World’s Toughest Foot Race,” the Badwater Ultramarathon takes place annually in the middle of July. It originates within¬†one of the lowest elevations, and hottest deserts in the entire world. Temperatures over 120 degrees are fairly common during the event, which encompasses a 135-mile course than inclines about 13,000 in total. And if you’re really game, you can participate in the Furnace Creek 508 bicycle race (also in Death Valley). The winner of both wins the Death Valley Cup.