Ultra 24 – 24h endurance team race (Nelson)
October 2 @ 8:00 am - October 3 @ 12:00 pm$50 – $100
This event is run by Fusion Events and can be found at www.ultranz.com
Join as a pilgrims team in an epic 24 hour endurance relay race.
enter as a team of 3 or 4 or do it solo.
This is an ultra, but as a charity group, racing isn’t the focus, but participation and pushing yourself to your own limits.. please donate $100 to the charity for your team entry fee, this funding goes towards future Pilgrim Events.
The course is a 10.5km loop which will see you come back through the site village at the end of the loop. Here you can rest and recharge, after you have tagged your team mate. Total elevation is 485m per loop. Do as many 10km laps as possible in your team in one 24h period.
You must be fit and well when you undertake Ultra 24. We will have medical assistance on site but you must be starting the race in good condition.
Supporters are welcome at the event, in fact, we encourage you to bring your entourage. There is plenty to do at Cable Bay Adventure Park from mountain bike riding, quad biking, your supporters won’t get bored!
Items must be CARRIED are:
1 x Reusable water vessel, 1 x Head torch enforced 1 hour before dusk,
1x Race number & transponder to be worn at all times during event, 1x whistle
1 x Pair of gloves, 1 x Tape seamed waterproof jacket with a hood, Sources of nutrition, gels, bars, lollies, nuts etc, Bags for rubbish.
Each team & solo will be issued with a 3×3 metre space at the race village. This space is designed to be your rest and recharge zone, where your support team can be located and is your pit stop area where you can set up your own hydration, food, rest stop kit.