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A Dubai Based Job Wants To Test Just How Tough You Really Are

Think you’re tough enough to withstand the toughest of obstacles? Click to find out what the job entails

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17 October 2018

Last updated on 18 October 2018
du Tough Mudder

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If you’re an adventurous soul looking for ways to challenge your inner adrenaline junkie – then we’ve got the perfect job for you!

For those who cannot stand a 9 – 5 desk job or tired of a routine based lifestyle, then this unprecedented job listing will test your physical strength as well as your mental limits.

The du Tough Mudder is looking to expand their team and is only recruiting those who think they’re TOUGH enough to withstand their ultimate obstacle course.

Never before has there been a manhunt for Dubai’s toughest and strongest employee than this year and here’s what you need to know the most unique job ever.

The du Tough Mudder wants YOU!

If you’re ready to use every strength you’ve got and to give blood, sweat and tears then keep reading.

You’ll have the opportunity to apply for the Chief Obstacle Tester (COT) for the du Tough Mudder obstacle course this year.

And don’t take it lightly – this job will require you to rest out the craziest and most enjoyable obstacles on the planet!

The du Tough Mudder is always testing the limits of design, construction and creativity with it comes to the human limit and has already set up a demanding obstacle course that will test out your strength, strategy and mental push this year.

And they’re looking for someone to test it out in a top-secret preview BEFORE the actual event, which is taking place on December 7-8 at Hamdan Sports Complex in Dubai.

But don’t worry, if you think you need the emotional and physical support of your friends and family, you can even bring them along.

The Chief Obstacle Tester can gather a team of up to five people together because there is always strength in numbers!

du Tough Mudder

What you’ll need to become the Chief Obstacle Tester

Apart from being able to step out of your comfort zone and complete the obstacle course without collapsing, the du Tough Mudder is also looking for someone who is fun-loving, adventure-seeking and willing to face their fears.

And here’s a little cheat sheet that can set you apart:

  • A Jason Bourne-like attitude to problem solving
  • Ability to put camaraderie and teamwork above all else
  • Eagerness to overcome personal fears and challenges
  • Mental resilience
  • Ability to swim
  • Good communication skills under pressure
  • Affinity to ice cold baths and electric shocks
  • Willingness to get dirty...very dirty!

The best part? Forget everything you need for an ordinary desk job because this job is everything but ordinary.

And don’t worry, you don’t even need six-packs or robust biceps - leave those for the ‘gram!

Here’s how to apply

Applicants must apply BEFORE Wednesday, October 31 to be picked and here’s how:

1. Simply nominate yourself and tag your teammates (upto 5 people) on any of the du Tough Mudder social media platforms here:




2. Tell them WHY you deserve this to be the next Chief Obstacle Tester and attach a picture, video or relevant media of yourself!

3. Also don’t forget to use the #duToughMudder and make sure your profile is public.

PRO tip: Be as creative as you can to set yourself apart from the rest!

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du Tough Mudder is a mud and obstacle course designed to test your physical strength, stamina, and mental grit. It is a team-oriented challenge with no winners, finisher medals, or clocks to race against.

Hamdan Sports Complex