The Hurtles are semi-common obstacles which first appeared on the Premiere episode of Season 2. They comprise of 9 hurdles which at random times, spring up and down as contestants travel across them. There have been many variations including the Trampoline Hurtles and the Hoop Hurtles. It was one of the easier obstacles, but also one of the most painful. In the Winter Wonderland Season, the Hurtles apperared as part of the Seven Letter Word, there being 3 hurtles on the U in Wipeout. 3 were also part of the Scare-ousel when contestants use the red dangler to make the red platform.