Event: This is an adventure race and includes approximately 3-4 miles of trail running, 7-14 mile mountain bike, 25 - 35 minute canoe & mystery events. The race is designed to take 2- 2 1/2 hours on average. This is a 2-person team race (not a relay) where both racers must stay together the entire time. You may also do this race solo.
Texas State Championship Series Race: This race is also part of the points series for the Texas State Championship Adventure Race Series (TSCARS), where the top teams in each division will be crowned at the conclusion of the 4-race series. Teams receive points according to their finishing place in each individual race. We will count your best 3 finishes out of the 4 races to award the State Champions and calculate series standings (you must have completed in at least 2 of the 4 races to be eligible for series awards). Here are the 4 races in the 2012 series.
5/12/12: Tex's Challenge Adventure Race (TSCARS #1)
6/02/12: Rock Dallas Adventure Race (TSCARS #2)
6/16/12: Gator Bait Adventure Race (TSCARS #3)
7/14/12: King of the Hill Adventure Race (TSCARS #4)
Gear: We provide the Inflatable canoes (Sevylor K-79 model ), paddles and life jackets, so you don't have to worry about additional rental fees or competitors with $1,000.00 boats. You must use our boats, paddles and life jackets. It is advantageous to have a sevylor high back seat for the paddling event. We do not provide these, but you may bring your own. However, you may choose to paddle on your knees or sitting down in the boat or on a beach ball. You must bring and use mountain bikes for all races - no hybrids allowed. You are also required to bring and wear a CPSC certified helmet!
Packet pickup and late registration: race morning from 6:00 am to 7:30 am
Prerace meeting: 7:30 am
Race start: 8:00 am
Early entry fee (thru June 30th): $75 per person ($150 per team) *Register by this date to guarantee tech shirt)
Two Weeks Prior to race - Race Day (June 30th - July 14th): $85 per person ($170 per team)
Kid's Races (Free to all kid's, starts at the conclusion of the regular adventure race. Kid's 10 & under, typically lasts 2-3 minutes)
* Entry includes: Use of inflatable canoe, paddle & life jacket; and a Race shirt or other cool race souvenir, (Usually a Custom Technical Shirt, but we've given Cotton T's, Pint Glasses or Backpacks for a change from time to time
GENERAL ADMISSION $5 PER PERSON