Lincoln got all medieval in today's Reebok Spartan Race at the Abbott Sports Complex.
The race, which was the first of its kind in the Cornhusker State, was three miles, start to finish. The problem? The 15 obstacles that stood in between.
World-Herald photographer Kaylee Everly was on hand and chronicles the action via the below photos.
Scott Fredericks, of Rogers, Ark., crawls under the barbed wire during the Reebok Spartan Race at the Abbott Sports Complex in Lincoln.
Catherine Berrick, of Lincoln, slides head first into the mud pit alongside Trevor Sindelar, of Saint Edward.
Sean Polson, of Omaha, climbs to the top of the rope challenge to ring the bell.
Participants make their way through one of the obstacles.
Rose Wetzel, of Seattle, rolls down the netting during the elite heat. She ultimately won the women's race.
Christopher Smith, center, of Creston, leaps over the fire finish line.
Jesus Flores, of Lincoln, washes the mud off his face after finishing.