Broke down and bought a generator. By doing this, I have officially guaranteed that there will be no more extended power outages in our neighborhood for at least three years, or until the warranty for the generator expires. You're welcome.
After your Tough Mudder. You should look into the Spartan Race at Blue Mountain. I heard some of the mudder people say this was harder due to the incline of the hill. Let me know if you are interested. I'm running it. Build a team! I will give you a promo code for 10 dollars off