Saturday 29th October 2016, 1.00 pm
298 Mangarara Rd, Patangata
Elsthorpe

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

PROGRAMME:
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.

TO REGISTER:
Please enter prior to the event online see below. Entries will be accepted on the day, but please arrive early.

PLEASE BRING:
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.

BBQ FUNDRAISER:
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:

Air NZ Wordmark-01

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Our thanks also to the following sponsors: