The Rivette QUESTars Adventure Race Series

South Downs Adventure Race


Kit List

What you NEED to bring...

Per Person:

  • A well-maintained mountain bike. If you need to hire a bike you must book it in advance
  • Cycle helmet

Per Team:

  • Bike tools (including puncture repair kit, pump and spare inner tube)
  • A first aid kit, emergency foil blanket and whistle
  • The mobile phone specified on your entry - carry this with you for emergency contact
  • A back pack big enough to carry everything you need with you for 2-3 hours of activity

What we ADVISE you to bring...

  • A hydration system / water bottle
  • Energy bars, gel or similar race food to eat en route
  • Wind and waterproof outer layers
  • Race clothing to provide layers to keep you warm
  • Hat (sun / winter) and gloves (Mt Bike / winter)
  • Running shoes with a decent off-road tread
  • Watch
  • Compass
  • Suncream
  • Permanent pen for writing on the map (available to purchase on the day)
  • A plastic kit box with a lid / waterproof bag to place in transition with your things in
  • A lock to slip round your bike / bikes when not in use

Additional Notes

  • GPS devices may be carried with you to record your route for personal post-race analysis purposes. Please think carefully before uploading any recorded GPS data to the internet as you may leave us with no option but to take retrospective action if your GPS data shows you used a route that wasn't permitted.
  • GPS enabled devices should not be used to view your position during the race.
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