Mandatory Kit

Individual Kit

  • Waterproof jacket with taped seams

  • Waterproof longs with taped seams

  • Fleece

  • Base layer

  • Whistle

  • Head torch with extra batteries

  • Beanie or hat

  • Buff

  • Warm gloves

  • Trail running shoes

  • Survival emergency bag/blanket

Bike
  • Mountain bike

  • Repair kit

  • Spare tube

  • Helmet 

  • Front light (or head torch)

  • Rear red light

  • High viz jacket (for night riding on narrow country lanes)

Ropes Sections
  • Climbing harness

  • Descending device (ATC, Figure of 8)

  • 1 Locking carabiner

Team Kit

  • 2 compasses

  • 1 Kizu / emergency shelter for the team

  • 1 Mobile phone (sealed for the race)

  • 1 Waterproof digital camera or camera in waterproof bag

  • 1 GPS tracker (supplied by race organisers)

  • 1 Race maps and book (supplied by organisers)

  • 1 First Aid kit (Min. of crepe bandage, triangular bandage, wound dressing, 2 safety pins & 6 adhesive dressings)

Recommended

  • Walking poles

  • Multiple pairs of socks

  • Bike shoes for the riding stages

  • Blister prevention kit

  • Cycling gloves

  • Map board for the bike

Prohibited Equipment

  • GPS trackers other than those supplied by the race organisers. That includes no watches that do GPS functions of any kind, including step counting

  • Maps other than provided by the race organisers

  • Night vision equipment

  • Mobile phones other than that sealed before the race. 

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