Flack: Mr T, Ketchum and one not so Tough Mudder

To (probably) quote Mr T, its fourth cousin twice removed, Flack pities the fool who unnecessarily runs a 12-mile obstacle course designed by a sadist fond of mud, freezing water and deep, deep chafing.

Ketchum: Another obstacle on the obstacle course
Ketchum: Another obstacle on the obstacle course

Step forward Ketchum, who figured life wasn't full of enough inconveniences already and decided to take on the Tough Mudder challenge. Of 12, 11 made it to the end, one with a sprained ankle, while another got hauled off to hospital with a dislocated shoulder. Fools? Yes. Pity? Maybe not so much. Kudos to the cryptic 'busting' and 'kicking' T-shirt though: nothing like threats of violence conveyed via the medium of clothing...

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