Wild Wendigo Adventure Race February 24, 2018

We are shaking things up this year and moving our Wild Wendigo to Granger Lake located between Taylor and Granger,  Texas.  Teams will bike, paddle and run around Granger Lake. The Wild Wendigo Adventure Race offers something for everyone.  Both the 2-4 hr sport sprint and the 4-8 hour adventure sprint will have mountain biking, trail running and paddling. As always we give racers choices for race routes and strategy. Check out a map of the area.

Sport Sprint Race Teams of 2 will run, bike, paddle and face team challenges and decisions along the way. This course is designed for the beginner in mind! Too Cool will be providing the boats, racers just need to have a bike, helmet, and a camelback. Be prepared for 1-2 miles of paddling, 8-12 miles of biking and 4-6 miles of trail running plus some surprises. Estimated winning time is 2.5 hours. This is not an off road Tri!! This is a real adventure race. This race will be capped at 40 teams.

Adventure Sprint Race Teams of 2 will receive trail maps and most checkpoints at the start of race. This year’s course will include paddling, mountain biking, O leg section (pre plotted topo map) & special challenges. Be prepared for approximately 4-6 miles of paddling, 15-20 miles of biking and 6-12 miles of trekking. Estimated winning time is 4.5 hours.

 

Race Date February 24, 2018
Check In 8-9 am February 24
Pre Race 9:30 am February 24
Race Start 10 am February 24
Race Cut Off 6 pm February 24
Awards After top 3 teams finish
Teams Teams of 2 person male, female, coed, ‘future ARers (at least 1 teammate 14 and under), Solos allowed with director approval but must supply their own boats!
Entry Fee By January 1, 2018-$75 pp sport sprint, $95 pp adventure sprint

By February 1, 2018-$85 pp sport sprint, $105 pp adventure sprint

After February 1, 2018-$95 pp sport sprint, $115 pp adventure sprint

future AR division discounted $20 per each member 14 and under

Fee Includes Land use fees, maps, awesome shwagg (must register by February 1 to ensure), boats for the sport sprint racers (adventure sprint and sport sprint soloists must supply their own, rentals available), team challenges, awards for top finishers,  finisher award

 opens December 1, 2017

BOATS-Boat Rental for adventure sprinters can be chosen during registration.

AWARDS-TOP TEAMS IN EACH RACE PLUS PRIZES FOR TOP 3 PERSON TEAMS IN ADVENTURE COURSE

Required Gear For Each Team:

Pen or pencil Fully charged cell phone in waterproof bag First Aid Kit Compass (adventure course only) Boat(s), non motorized (adventure course and sport sprint soloists only)

Required Gear For Each Person:

Food & Water Mountain Bike & Helmet Paddle & PFD (adventure sprint only) Camelbak/Backpack

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