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SOUTHERN LAKES MULTISPORT CLUB 

24/12 HOUR

ADVENTURE RACE

GEAR & EQUIPMENT REQUIRED

Mountain Bike

  • Mountain Bike

  • Helmet

  • Front & Rear Lights (100m visibility)

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24 Hour Adventure Race 
Event Information

Friday 20 November 2020 - Sunday 22 November 2020

Host Location: Roxburgh
Registration: Friday 20 November, 5-7pm, Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall
Race Briefing:  Friday 20 November, 7pm, Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall (compulsory for whole team to attend.
Race Start: Midnight Friday 20 November

Entry Fee: $200/pp

The 24HR Adventure Race is a navigation race, with teams being supplied with maps.  Check point locations are pre-marked.  There is a race guide to assist your team to navigate through the race.

Support Crew: Support crews are unnecessary as each leg of the race is run from a central hub.  If the course requires that gear needs to be moved for a leg, then this will be organised by the race.

Race Disciplines: The race may feature sections of paddling, rafting, mountain biking, trekking/running and abseiling

Completion Times: The 24HR course is set so that the fastest teams should be able to complete it in around 14-16 hours, while the endurance end of the pack might like to stay out for longer, with a maximum time allowed to complete the race of 24 hours.

 
 
12HR Adventure Race

Friday 20 November 2020 - Sunday 22 November 2020

Host Location: Roxburgh
Registration: 7-9pm, Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall
Race Briefing: 7pm, Roxurgh Hydro Village Hall
Race Start: 7am Saturday 21 November

Entry Fee: $200/pp

The 12HR Adventure Race is a navigation race, with teams being supplied with maps.  Check point locations are pre-marked.  There is a race guide to assist your team to navigate through the race.

Support Crew: Support crews are unnecessary as each leg of the race is run from a central hub.  If the course requires that gear needs to be moved for a leg, then this will be organised by the race.

Race Disciplines: The race may feature sections of paddling, rafting, mountain biking, trekking/running and abseiling

Completion Times: The 12HR course is set so that the fastest teams should be able to complete it in around 8-9 hours,  with a maximum time allowed to complete the race of 12 hours.

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The Race Hub & Finish Line

The Race Hub will be located at the Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall (Roxborgh) and Finish Line location will be revealed closer to race day, but will be located somewhere central to the race in the Roxburgh Area

Race Hub: This is where registration and gear checks will occur.  There will be plenty of parking and space for you to organise and prepare your kit and your team for the race.  This will be a good place for supporters/spectators to get a slice of the action and greet competitors as they finish.

Camping: Free limited camping will be available at the Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall Race Hub - there is a kitchen and toilets but NO SHOWERS

Post Race: There will be a breakfast provided (breakfast included in the entry fee) for competitors at the prize giving - 8:30am Sunday 22 November.

Opportunity to discuss nav choices etc and bask in the post race glow of having completed such an epic event.

Prize Giving: Prize giving will be held at the Roxborugh Hydro Village Hall Race Hub from 8:30am on Sunday 22 November.

 
Entry Information

Entry Fee: $200/pp

Entry Details:

Team Captains enter the whole team.

The entry information that the Team Captain will require:

  • Team Name

  • Team Category/Event

  • Team member names, mobile phone numbers, email,DOB & emergency contact details

  • Credit/Debit card to pay for entire team - your entry is not confirmed until it is paid for

ENTRIES CLOSE 5 NOVEMBER 2020

 

The Roxburgh area plays host to the 2020 edition of the Southern Lakes Multisport Club 12/24 HR Adventure Race.  Teams will explore this vast, undulating landscape, from the tussock-clad highcountry to the orchard filled valley floor, deep blue rivers, lakes and deep gorges.  The 2020 Adventure Race may include kayaking, rafting, trekking/running, abseiling and mountain biking. 

Competitors race the 24/12HR Adventure Race in teams of either 2 or 4.  The race start times vary from year to year with the 12HR being predominantly raced during daylight hours, and the 24HR event featuring some hours of night racing.   

 

EQUIPMENT

Mountain Bike

  • Mountain Bike in good working order

  • Bike Helmet (NZ/AS standards approved)

  • Front white & Rear Red Lights (100m visibility) 

  • Pump/repair kit/tube/lube

  • All individual compulsory gear to be carried on mountainbike stage

Water:

  • Paddle

  • PFD (meets AS/NZ standards)

  • All individual compulsory gear to carried on kayak stage

Spray skirt, and AR Duo Kayak Provided

Printable Gear List

Each Team is required to carry:

 

  • First aid kit
    -1.5m unstretched roll 5cm wide crepe bandage
    -5m roll of 2cm wide strapping tape
    -10 band aid strips
    -triangular blanket
    -scissors/knife
    -4 pain relief tablets

  • Phone (in waterproof bag)

  • Maps & Control Card

  • Mountain Bike repair kit

  • Kayak repair kit (duct tape)

Strongly Recommended:

  • Sunscreen

  • Anti-chafe

INDIVIDUAL GEAR

Each Team Member is required to carry:

  • Thermal top and bottom (long sleeve)

  • Themal Gloves/Wool (full finger)

  • Thermal Hat/Wool (Buffs not accepted)

  • Waterproof jacket (seam sealed)

  • Waterproof pants

  • Long Sleeve Thermal Mid Layer Top

  • Foil Survival Bag

  • Whistle

This is the minimum gear to be carried.  The compulsory gear must be carried on each leg of the race regardless of discipline

TEAM GEAR

Roxburgh

Roxburgh is the host destination for the Southern Lakes Multisport Adventure Race 2020.

Getting to Roxburgh:

  • 1hr 40min drive from Queenstown

  • 1hr 30min drive from Wanaka

  • 30 min drive from Alexandra

  • 1hr 50min drive from Dunedin

  • 5hr 45min drive from Christchurch

  • 2hr drive from Invercargil

Queenstown Airport is closest 

Accommodation:

There are lots of accommodation options around Roxburgh and the Teviot Valley

If you need help finding accommodation get in touch with the team at the Central Otago i-SITE

ph. 03 262 7999 or  visitorcentre@codc.govt.nz 

Food:

Roxburgh is bursting with orchard shops and cafes, and the Jimmy;'s Pie shop too!  There is a Super Value Supermarket (7am - 7pm) and an Allied Gas Station.

North of Roxburgh, Alexandra boasts several gas stations and supermarkets, if youre coming from the south, there are options in Gore.

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Schedule

More information to come:

Friday 

  • Registration & Gear Checks: Friday 20 November -  5-7pm, Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall

24 Hour - Map Hand Out

Time: TBC

​Collect maps and race notes

12 Hour & 24 Hour - Race Briefing

Time: 7pm Friday 20 Novmeber

The whole team must attend briefing 

24 Hour - Race Start

Time: Midnight Friday 20 November

Saturday

12 Hour - Map Hand Out

Time: TBC

​Collect maps and race notes

12 Hour - Race Start

Time: 7am Saturday 21 November

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COVID 19

The SLMC 12/24Hr Adventure Race will be able to take place at Level 1 and Level 2.

Extra precautions will be implemented if we are still at Level 2 for the dates of the Adventure Race. 

SLMC will provide further information about racing at Level 2 as we get closer to race weekend.

 

If the event has to be cancelled due to government restrictions associated with Covid 19, 

refunds will be given for entry fees.

 
Results

Previous Results:

2019 Results

2018 Results

 

Upcoming Events

12/24 HR Adventure Race 2020
Fri, Nov 20
Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall
Nov 20, 5:00 PM – Nov 22, 11:00 AM
Roxburgh Hydro Village Hall, Tamblyn Drive, Lake Roxburgh Village 9571, New Zealand
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