Schedule

Race day: 20th of October 2019

We will have an early start commencing at 9:00 AM, please arrive early to allow yourself comfortably prepare your gear and to take your time before the race kicks off

  • 6:45 - Kayaks are ready to unload at HQ
  • 7:00 - Registration open
  • 7:00 - Transition area open
  • 8:50 - Registration close
  • 8:55 - Race briefing
  • 9:00 - Race start
  • 11:30 - First teams expected to finish
  • 12:30 - All teams expected to finish
  • 12:30 - Kayak loading
  • 13:00 - Presentation and lucky draw
  • 13:30 - Race closed

sprint series adventure race getting ready for the race

 

Equipment:

Compulsory equipment to be carried at all times:

  • First aid kit: 2 crepe (snake) bandages, min 5 cm width, 6 wound closure strips, 1 triangular bandage, 2 non-stick wound dressing pads – per team.
  • Mobile phone - per team.
  • Water - minimum total 0.5 liter at the start of each leg - per person.
  • Timing tag - locked on your wrist (provided by organisers) - per person.

 

Mountain bike leg compulsory equipment

  • Mountain bike or commuter bike with race bib attached (bikes are available for hire during online registration) - per person.
  • Helmet (also available for hire with your bike) - per person.

 

Kayaking leg compulsory equipment

  • PFD (provided by race organisers or can use your own) - per person
  • Kayak (provided by organisers, or you can use your own) - per team
  • Double-ended paddles (provided by race organisers or can use your own) - per person

 

Recommended items

  • Waterproof pouch for the race information
  • Compass (navigation is easy but might be handy). Compas hire and sale are available for the event during online registration only.
  • Map board for the bike. Map board hire and sale are available during online registration
  • Off-road running shoes
  • Nutrition for the entire event- some snacks and/or gels, electrolytes

sprint series adventure race run on the rocks