Burn

Date: Jul 1, 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 for all finishers.

Distance & Phases: 10km run, 1km kayak, 40km mountain bike orienteering.

Race start time: 8:30am

Categories:

  • Male/female solo
  • Male/female/Mixed pair
  • Team of 4

Cost – £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.