King of the Mountain set for this weekend

King of the Mountain is a military style obstacle course competition in Traverse City.

Workers at Mt. Holiday are getting ready for the second annual military style obstacle course competition this weekend.

King of the Mountain kicks off on Saturday afternoon at Mt. Holiday.

Athletes will run five miles on terrain designed by former and active duty military specialists.

Organizers and some athletes say whether you are an advanced athlete or a beginner, anyone is welcome to compete.

â??It's just an amazing event and everybody's welcome to come out here,â?? Team M-22 member David Scott said. â??Whether it's for fun or a serious challenge, we personally take it serious so if you're a member at your local gym get your crew together. Come on out here."

For more information on the race or how to register, go to