Date: Jul 1 & Oct 7, 2017 @ 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 and t-shirts for all finishers.
Distance & Phases: 10km run, 1km kayak, 40km mountain bike orienteering.
Race start time: 8:30am
- Male/female solo
- Male/female/Mixed pair
- Team of 4
Cost for July BURN – EARLY BIRD (Until April, 1) £45 per person, STANDARD (Until May, 1) £50 per person, LATE ENTRY (After May, 1) £55 per person.
Cost for October BURN – EARLY BIRD (Until July, 7) £45 per person, STANDARD (Until August, 7) £50 per person, LATE ENTRY (After August, 7) £55 per person.
Distance & phases: 10km run, 1km kayak, 40km mountain bike orienteering.
Foot phase: A hilly and challenging 10k run on a mixture of surfaces.
Kayaking phase: The kayaking is a short 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!
Mountain bike orienteering: 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: The following places hire bikes in South wales. Drover Cycles, Skyline cycles, Afan Valley bike hire, PS Cycles, Black Mountain Activities. Please call them directly to make arrangements.
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.