Lavacore is proud to be sponsoring a team of men who have qualified to compete in the World’s Toughest Mudder 2011 Event. This non-stop 24-Hour Tough Mudder event is designed to find the TOUGHEST human being on the planet, and Lavacore will be utilized for its unique properties to give this team the warmth, flexibility and cohesion to make it through this grueling competition.
World’s Toughest Mudder is the culminating event of the 2011 Tough Mudder Event Series, and will be a two-day challenge with one goal: to find the toughest man or woman on the planet. When the mud settles on December 18, one person will have bested over 150,000 Mudders for the right to call him or herself the World’s Toughest Mudder!
The event will be held on December 17-18 at Raceway Park in Englishtown, NJ.
Name: Lawrence Kim
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Lawrence Kim is a veteran of two tours in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom having served as an officer with the 82nd Airborne Division. Later, Lawrence transitioned careers in 2005 into general contracting, property management, and real estate development. He is currently pursuing two Masters Degrees in Real Estate Finance and Real Estate Development at Georgetown University and is managing two “start-up” companies. During his spare time, Lawrence is an avid practitioner of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu/Submission Wrestling.
Name: Bronson Rose
Hometown: LaPorte, IN
Bronson Rose is a veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, having fought as a rifle platoon leader in the US Army during both. He currently serves as the Lead Chief of Staff for the Department of Defense Segment at AT&T. Bronson is married with two small children and will be dedicating this win at the WTM to them. During his spare time, Bronson is an outdoor enthusiast/survivalist and is skilled in “survival expeditions.”
Name: Jonathan Grabill
Hometown: Elkhart, IN
Jonathan Grabill is a Captain serving in the United States Army currently serving at the Pentagon in Washington, DC. He has served for 10 years in the Army and is a veteran of two tours in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Jonathan has enjoyed many forms of competition over the course of his lifetime which includes multiple styles of motorsports and athletic style endurance races, as well as a wide variety of team sports. He is highly motivated to test his abilities and face new challenges in the upcoming inaugural World’s Toughest Mudder competition.