Saturday 29th October 2016, 1.00 pm
298 Mangarara Rd, Patangata
RUN, MOUNTAIN BIKE, KAYAK – Teams or Individual
8-13 YEARS plus ADULTS FUN RACE
GREAT PRIZES, SPOT PRIZES (including a bike) & TROPHIES
*NEW* – SCHOOL TROPHY the more entries the better for your school!
Everyone is welcome to come along and enjoy this great event and the surrounds of Horseshoe Lake.
Juniors 8-10 years: Run 1.2km, Mountain bike 2.5km, Kayak 500m
Seniors 11-13 years: (Intermediate School only): Run 2km, Mountain Bike 2.5km, Kayak 600m
1 pm – Briefing
1.15 pm – Junior Race starts followed by Senior then Adults.
3.00 pm (approx) – Prize Giving
KAYAKS, PADDLES and BUOYANCY VESTS are provided. Any additional ‘sit on top’ kayaks & gear would be appreciated.
Please enter prior to the event online see below. Entries will be accepted on the day, but please arrive early.
MOUNTAIN BIKE – must be ROAD SAFE. Bike leg is on a farm track not suitable for road bikes.
BIKE HELMET – compulsory.
FOOTWEAR – suitable for running of gravel road, farm paddocks & mountain biking.
ADDITIONAL KAYAKS – if possible with buoyancy vest and paddle. We will supply as many as possible.
HEAPS OF SUPPORTERS!
POSTPONEMENTS: please check mangarara.co.nz, Central FM or Classic Hits for cancellations or postponements.
SAFETY: All precautions will be taken to ensure the safety of competitors.
– Volunteer marshals will be on course.
– A qualified nurse will be on site.
– The kayaking course is adjacent to shore in a sheltered position and we will have adults on the water with the kids at race time.
– There will be no access through the course during the races. Be here before 1pm.
– Bike helmets & shoes must be worn on the bike and buoyancy vest during the kayak.
ALL CHILDREN MUST BE SUPERVISED AT ALL TIMES DUE TO THE LAKES CLOSE PROXIMITY.
Elsthorpe School will run a BBQ during the day with a selection of great food & refreshments, including:
Real Sausages & Burgers, Home Baking, Juicies, Cold Drinks, Tea & Coffee.
Special thanks to our major sponsor:
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