When: Sunday 21 August 2016
Where: Wingatui Race Course, Dunedin
Time: 11.00am – 5 & 10km individuals and teams
Event Day Timetable
8.30-9.30am – Late registration.
10.30am – Race briefing in front of main stand.
11.00am – Start of 2016 Mud, Sweat and Tears Challenge.
1.30pm – Prize Giving and After Party starts on course in the Winning Post Lounge, Wingatui.
Pre Race Registration
Registration is on Friday, 19 August 2016 from 3.00 pm until 7.00 pm at the Kensington Hotel.
Everyone must register and collect their race pack which includes your race number. Each competitor will receive a goodie bag full of surprises when they register on the Friday. Team leaders are to collect all team member race packs. Limited late registrations will be available on site on race day between 8.30am and 9.30am.
Pre Race Briefing
Race briefing is compulsory for all competitors. Please be seated in the main stand by 10.20am as race briefing in front of the main stand starts at 10.30 am.
Prizes and Prize Giving
There will be trophies and prizes awarded to the winner of each division. Best Dressed prizes will be given to the best fancy dressed teams and individuals, this is your chance to be creative, think “Wellington Sevens” gone nuts.
Major spot prizes will be drawn at Prize giving and you will need to be there to claim them.
We recommend that competitors wear a merino or polyprop long sleeve top, we recommend the great range available from ThermaTech. Suitable running shoes must be worn and should be taped on to prevent loss in the mud.
Please no running spikes or rugby boots. Remember it could be cold and will be wet and muddy, therefore you will need to bring with you a towel, dry set of clothes, warm hat, jumper and dry shoes.
There will be warm showers and wash down areas for all competitors as well as ample changing areas, toilets and bag storage areas (at your own risk).
Food & Drinks
A complimentary Bush Road hot soup and cold DB Export will be given to each competitor following their race.
There will also be numerous food and drink options (hot and cold) available for purchase on the day.
The teams event is 5km or 10km loop for each competitor starting at the same time and this year all team members must cross the line together to qualify.
Spectators are welcome. There are numerous sites available to view all the action, details available on day from event staff.
Wingatui Race Course is located at 285 Gladstone Road North Mosgiel. Just 15 minutes drive from Dunedin.
The event will be sign posted. There will be plenty of parking which will be clearly sign posted and marshaled on the day.