Date: 2019 Dates tbd @ Margam Country Park, Margam, Port Talbot , SA13 2TJ
Description: Adventure Racing for experienced adults. For solos, pairs and teams of four. Kayaks provided for all. Bring a bike, a compass along with some map reading skills and some high energy snacks and take on the Burn in style! Medals for all finishers.
Distance & Phases: 10km run, 1km kayak, 40km mountain bike orienteering.
Race start time: 9:00am
- Male/female solo
- Male/female/Mixed pair
- Team of 4
Cost: £55 per person.
Distance & phases: 10km run, 1km kayak, 1km foot orienteering, 40km mountain bike orienteering.
Foot phase: A hilly and challenging 10k run on a mixture of surfaces.
Kayaking phase: The kayaking is a double loop of the Margam Park lake. All kayaks and kayaking equipment is provided. Our kayaks are sit-on-top kayaks, making it much easier to hop in and out of them!
Foot orienteering phase: A short foot orienteering phase featuring 5 check points.
Mountain bike orienteering phase: You will be given your orienteering map at registration which will feature 10 check points. Any check points you do not visit incur a time penalty. The surface is a mixture of hard and soft trails so a mountain bike is recommended. Helmets must be worn!
Bike Hire: If you do not have a bike, you will need to hire or borrow a bike from a friend. Margam Park Adventure now hire bikes for the event. Please contact them directly
Parking: Please park in the visitors car park at the main entrance.
Catering: Hot & Cold snacks and drinks will be available to purchase at the event centre.