TM-RC-muddyGood luck to everyone tackling the South London Tough Mudder event this weekend. As you’re slipping and sliding through the obstacle course, you can be sure that a very special team of people have got your back… 

TM-startEach year, Red Cross volunteers help out at Tough Mudder events throughout the UK.

TM-BatmanLast year in Hampshire, for example, 20,000 people ran, swam…

TM-slide…crawled, belly-flopped and slid for 12 chaotic miles.

TM-drowningIt wasn’t always easy…

TM-RC-leg…but there were 130 Red Cross volunteers looking out for everyone’s safety.

TM-girlsThe Red Cross specialises in keeping people safe at major events such as these.

TM-on-iceHey, we said safe: not warm…

TM-RC-skeletonAs an event first aider, you’re the person people can count on – whether it’s something serious or just a wee injury.

TM-splashAnd you get to see stuff like this happening, right before your very eyes.

TM-RC-ambulanceSo why not think about joining us? You get great days out, make fabulous new friends and learn the kind of skills that sit well on anyone’s CV. You might even end up saving someone’s life.