Long before the current weekend “mud run” rage, before the questionable trend of barroom mud wrestling was even a thing, there have been college kids with garden hoses. How many of these early mud warriors can you name? Contact John Syme ’85 at firstname.lastname@example.org with your answers.
Senior Writer John Syme graduated from Davidson with a French degree in 1985. After gigs in newspaper, advertising, translation in France and cross-country travel writing in the United States, he returned to alma mater in 2001. He has no immediate plans to graduate again.