Presentation of the 2014 August 9th 4 hour Sprint AR
Municipality of La Pêche sector Wakefield, Outaouais QC
*REGISTRATION WILL OPEN ON APRIL 1ST 2014
The Sprint Adventure Racing is accessible to all levels of experience from beginner to expert. It is the ideal format to try adventure racing and to get a taste of this great sport.
Location: The Raid Pulse team is proud to invite you to the Municipality of La Pêche sector Masham area for a thrilling adventure race. It's a wooded and hilly location with numerous beautiful lakes and MTB trails, ideal for an adventure race.
A race not to be missed!
TOTAL DISTANCE: 30 km
Trekking ~ 5 Km
Paddling ~ 5 Km
Mountain biking ~ 20 Km
Advanced section (optional)
All through the race, teams must navigate with a map and compass to get to the various check points and complete the course. The level of difficulty is accessible to all. If you can find the North with your compass you will be ok!
There will also be an advanced run for teams that are looking for a bigger challenge.
The categories (5):
You can register in two types of categories.
Solo (male or female)
Team: For the Team category there are three subcategories:
Team Male (2, 3 ou 4 members)
Team Female (2, 3 ou 4 members)
Team Co-ed (2, 3 ou 4 members with a member of the opposite sex)
Solo = must use a kayak
Team of 2 = must use a canoe
Team of 3 = can use a canoe or a canoe and a kayak
Team of 4 = must use 2 canoes
Teams and solos can bring their own canoe and/or kayak.
Raid Pulse can provide canoes and/or kayak for the event.
Rental available for 35$ per boat including transportation, life jacket and paddles.
*Limited quantity, make reservation via the registration form
Kayak paddles are allowed for teams.
Paddle rental via Raid Pulse: 10$
*Make reservation via the registration form
Camping: For teams that wish to arrive during the evening preceding the race, it is possible to camp at the headquarters free of charges (no services).
If you want a camping with full services you can make reservation at camping du lac Philippe (5 min drive from HQ) Follow the link for more info: http://capitaleducanada.gc.ca/bins/ncc_web_content_page.asp?cid=16297-16299-10170-49685-49859-49860&lang=1
Other options: Lodging options close to the HQ
*Register before May 25th to get a 15% discount
Registration cost per racer
Registration cost Junior (under 20 years old)
What do you get?
- Topographic coloured map and satellite map
- A Raid Pulse souvenir (technical t-shirt)
- Race support (we will transport your gear & equipment)
- Race jersey and bike plate
- After race meal and ceremony with a slide show of pictures of the day
- bronze, silver and gold medals for each category
- Results and photos on the Web site
- A superb adventure racing experience
PRIZES AND GIFTS
Our numerous partners ( Keen Canada, Atmosphère, Camp de Base) will provide great prizes to be distributed among the participants.