Hundreds participate in 2nd annual Desert Dash Mud Run

Hundreds participate in 2nd annual Desert Dash Mud RunSome 225 participants compete in the Ridgecrest Desert Dash Mud Run, held at the Desert Empire Fairgrounds. The second annual race featured a 3.1-mile course through mud, water, trenches and hills to raise about $5,000 for the Chief Petty Officers Association. According to DEF director Chip Holloway, “the chief petty officers don’t just give money to military people, they sponsor people in the community as well.” — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2019-05-10