IMG_1387.jpg

SOUTHERN LAKES MULTISPORT CLUB 

24/12 HOUR

ADVENTURE RACE

GEAR & EQUIPMENT REQUIRED

Mountain Bike

  • Mountain Bike

  • Helmet

  • Front & Rear Lights (100m visibility)

IMG_1428.jpg
24 Hour Adventure Race 
Event Information

Friday 26 November 2021 - Sunday 28 November 2020

Host Location: Its A Secret
Registration: Friday 26 November, 5-7pm, Location TBC
Race Briefing:  (Its Compulsory)
Race Start: Anyones guess!

Entry Fee: $200/pp (TBC)

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 26 November 2021 - Sunday 28 November 2020

Host Location: Its A Secret
Registration: Friday 26 November, 5-7pm, Location TBC
Race Briefing:  (Its Compulsory)
Race Start: Anyones guess!

Entry Fee: $200/pp (TBC)

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.

IMG_1381.jpg
The Race Hub & Finish Line

The Race Hub will be located at TBC and Finish Line location will be revealed closer to race day, but will be located somewhere central to the race in the  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 may be available

SHOWERS WILL BE AVAILABLE AFTER THE RACE FOR A GOLD COIN DONATION - ALL PROCEEDS TO CLUTHA GOLD TRAILS TRUST!

Post Race: There will be a breakfast provided (breakfast included in the entry fee) for competitors at the prize giving - 8:30am Sunday 28 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  from 8:30am on Sunday 21 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

 

The location of 2021 edition of the Southern Lakes Multisport Club 12/24 HR Adventure Race it yet to be released.  Teams will explore an exciting, vast, undulating landscape. The 2021 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

 
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

  • Series Entry - Winter Kayak Series
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 13 Jun
    Central Otago District
    13 Jun, 8:00 am – 08 Aug, 3:00 pm
    Central Otago District, Central Otago District, Otago, New Zealand
    Enter all 5 of the SLMC Winter Kayak Series Races with a discounted season entry. So much bang for your paddling buck!
    Share
  • Race 1 - Frankton
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 13 Jun
    Race 1 - Frankton
    13 Jun, 9:00 am
    Race 1 - Frankton, Frankton Beach Access, Frankton, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
    The course takes in a lap of Frankton Arm - around 10km.
    Share
  • Race 2 - Cromwell
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 27 Jun
    Race 2 - Comwell
    27 Jun, 9:00 am
    Race 2 - Comwell, Butcher Drive, Cromwell 9310, New Zealand
    The race travels up the Kawerau River towards the Bannockburn Bridge, taking in a lap of the Cairnmuir Inlet before the 'downhill leg' towards home.
    Share
  • Race 3 - Wanaka
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 11 Jul
    Race 3 - Wanaka
    11 Jul, 9:00 am
    Race 3 - Wanaka, Lakeside Road, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
    The Wanaka race is fast and furious, a unique circuit course sees the different waves of paddlers, looping past each other multiple times.
    Share
  • Race 4 - Lake Hayes
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 25 Jul
    Lake Hayes
    25 Jul, 9:00 am
    Lake Hayes, Lake Hayes, Otago 9371, New Zealand
    Join us for a series of four fantastic kayak races at different locations throughout the region. Race 4 is at Lake Hayes, on 25 July 2021.
    Share
  • Race 5 - Clutha
    Membership Offer
    Sun, 08 Aug
    Miners Lane
    08 Aug, 9:00 am
    Miners Lane, Miners Lane, Clyde 9330, New Zealand
    Join us for a series of four fantastic kayak races at different locations throughout the region. Race 5 is on the Clutha River, Clyde to Alexandra, on 8 August 2021.
    Share

News