Burn


Date: October 12, 2019 @ Margam Country Park, Margam, Port Talbot , SA13 2TJ

Description: Adventure Racing for experienced adults. For solos and Teams of two to 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

Categories:

      • Male/female solo
    • Male/female/Mixed team (2-4 participants)

Cost: £55 per person.

Super Early Bird £45 per person until 12/04/2019

Early Bird £50 per person until 12/07/2019


Distance & phases: 10km run, 1km kayak, 1km foot orienteering, approx 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 incurs a time penalty. The surface is a mixture of hard and soft trails so a mountain bike is recommended. For those of you visiting the furthest check points you will get to enjoy the world class mountain biking trails at Afan Mountain Biking Centre. 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.