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you'll need a minimum amount of kit to take part, it's all listed below


Below is the 2014 Raid Kit List this list may be updated over the next month and updates will be highlighted bold.

Team Kit
  • 1 X Set of OS Maps and Orienteering Maps (all supplied, teams will need some means to waterproof the OS Maps, all other maps will already be laminated.
  • 1 X Indelible felt tip pen
  • 1 X Mobile phone (with dry bag)
  • 1 X First aid kit (1crepe bandage, 1 triangle bandage, 2 safety pins, 1 wound dressing & 6 adhesive
  • dressings as a minimum)
  • 1 X Bike repair kit (at least sufficient to repair puncture)
  • 1 X Compass
  • 1 X Kit Box
  • 1 X Shelter tent big enough for ALL your team (to be carried at all times)
  • 8 X Glowsticks

Individual Kit

  • 1 X Mountain bike
  • 1 X Front bike light (a good headtorch will do) 
  • 1 X Rear bike light
  • 1 X Spare batteries for all lights                          
  • 1 X Cycle helmet                                           
  • 1 X Whistle
  • 1 X Headtorch
  • 1 X Space blanket/bag (foil or orange type) 
  • 1 X Full leg cover (must be carried if not worn)
  • 1 X Spare Long Sleeved Top
  • 1 X Waterproof Coat
  • 1 X Waterproof Leggings
  • 1 X Small rucksac
  • 1 X Full change of clothes for after the event (Recommended not Mandatory)
  • Drink (Recommened to bring enough to last 26 hours)
  • Suitable food / energy source (Recommened to bring enough to last 26 hours)

Unless it is otherwise stated all the above kit is Mandatory. Mandatory means you must come to the race with it and carry it at all times.

* Depending on the weather we might make everyone wear waterproof coat & waterproof trousers for the kayak stage make sure you don't forget them. If team prefer to use a wetsuit they can do so, we will transport them to the start of the kayak stage.