Adventure Events

WCAD 5: 50km Adventure race

WCAD Series 5


Date: 12 October 2013


Distance: 55km Short Course / 120km Long Course


Duration: 5-9 hours short course / 10-19 hours long course


Disciplines: Trail Running/trekking, MTB, Paddling, Basic Ropework

(Navigation on all legs)


Format: Teams of two. Mixed pairs official category. Male and Female

pairs also welcome.


 General information  (applicable to each race)


Please

note that start times, briefing times, entry fees and exact distances may vary

from race to race depending on specific event requirements.


Race start time: 08h00 


Race briefing: 30 mins prior to start


Entries: Enter via link from WCAD website homepage


Entry fee: Short course R600 per

team / Long Course R700 per team


Distance breakdown: Approximately 70% MTB, 20% Trekking, 10%

Paddling


Venue/Race location: Announced at least 6 weeks prior to event


Entries open: 6 weeks prior to event


Early entries close: 7 days prior to event


Late entries close: 5 days prior to event (R200 surcharge per

team)


Compulsory Equipment: As per WCAD website


Rules: As per WCAD website


Boats: Bring your own canoe/kayak/surfski or rent from organizers at

R300 per team incl. PFD's and paddles. 


Navigation

by map and compass only, no GPS allowed. Maps are 1:50 000 topographical. The

WCAD Series is aimed at introducing new people to the wonderful sport of

Adventure Racing whilst also testing experienced racers. Novices should refer

to the "
WCAD Series: Complete Guide" on the WCAD website for a

better understanding of what Adventure Racing and the WCAD Series is all about.


Contact Information


 Website: www.wcad.co.za


Email: wcad@live.co.za


Tel: 078 702 9178


Contact Person: Chris Fisher


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Last update on this event: 05/09/2013
Event added: 21/08/2013
General Event Details
DATE:
Sunday, 13 October 2013
EVENT TYPE:
PROVINCE / AREA:
Western Cape, Villiersdorp
CONTACT:
WCAD
Chris Fisher
Cell: 0787029178
E-mail: wcad@live.co.za
Web: http://www.wcad.co.za