Quaid Raid 4/8 hour Bush Rogaine – July 31

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Presented by Rogaining NQ

All levels of fitness and navigation experience catered for and welcome!
When: 09.00 am start Saturday 31st July – Organiser: Jason Richardson – 0401 339 148
Where: Kuranda West State Forest Reserve (via Black Mountain Road)

Event Description

The course offers easier terrain and navigation for beginners and the less inclined to run around the big hills. And of course, will provide challenging navigation and physically challenging terrain for the fit and experienced navigators as well. This will provide an excellent opportunity for those new to Rogaining.

The events on offer

  • 8 hour event commencing at 9 am
  • 4 hour event commencing at  1 pm

Both events are foot bush Rogaines

Registration and Map Handout

Registration from 8 am, map handout at 8.15 am and start at 9.00 am for the 8-hour event.
Registration from 12.15 pm, map handout at 12.30 pm and start at 1.00 pm for the 4-hour event.
Both events will finish at 5 pm.

Cold drinks, a warm meal and Random draw prizes (all included in the entry fee) provided at the end of the events.

Required Equipment

All teams will need to show you have the mandatory equipment at registration time (whistle, minimum 1-litre water capacity per person [2 or 3 litres recommended], and basic team first aid kit including 2 compression bandages) by bringing it to registration.
Water availability on the course is limited. There are several creeks with water but should not be relied on. Purification tablets are highly recommended.

Race Entry Fees and Closing Date

Fees:

4 Hour $20, concession $15, Children under 14 $0

8 Hour $20. Concession $15, Children under 14 $0

You can enter a new team in this event now:

If you have an existing entry and need to make changes:

For more details, contact the event organiser Jason Richardson by email

Volunteering

If you are able to assist us with this event please contact volunteer@qldrogaine.asn.au. You could earn a Volunteer Reward, and some roles will still allow you to compete in the event.

Entries close July 28th at 8 PM.

Bring to the Event Checklist

 map protection (map case, contact or large snap-lock bag).
 Coloured pens, pencils, scissors, highlighter pens, board/table, calculator or anything else you require for map preparation.
 Full water containers. Please try to be self-sufficient as limited treated water is available at the Hash House.
 Please bring along a plate & cup & a seat to use at the Hash House.

Carry on the Course
Mandatory Equipment
 You must present this equipment at registration and carry it with you on the course.
 Whistle (per person)
 Basic first aid kit (that includes 2 compression bandages and 1 wound dressing as a minimum) (per team)
 Water (1 litre minimum with 2 or 3 recommended)
Highly recommended equipment
 Sun smart clothing.
 Gaiters (or sock protectors as a bare minimum) to protect from snakebite and vegetation.
 food for the duration of your event and water for the event or to planned water stops.
 Compass, watch and pencil
 Mobile phone for emergencies – coverage can be patchy in some areas.