Adventure race

S'more Adventure Race

The first annual S'more Adventure Race will be held on September 30, 2017 at Camp Shady Brook, near Deckers, CO!

Each team of 4 will race in a variety of endurance disciplines, including orienteering/navigation, cross-country running/hiking, mountain biking, paddling and other challenges! Runners can look forward to a large vendor area with interactive booths and a food truck fest. Be prepared for an amazing day!

Teams: Each team will consist of four athletes. Categories are male, female and coed.

Competition: Space is limited to the first 50 teams, so register now!

Awards: Awards will be given to the top three teams in each division.

Lodging: Come stay with us the night before for just $50 per person! (Includes dinner and breakfast!)

Price: $400 for a team of four and $125 for an individual

S'more adventure race

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Supplied gear: Canoes, paddles, PFDs, race maps, race passport, and rules of travel.  

Mandatory gear: Bring any other equipment as appropriate to get through the event. At all times during the race, each racer must have in their possession the following equipment:

  • Pack to carry gear
  • Enough food for replenishment
  • Hydration system (Hydration pack, water bottle, etc., with capacity to carry at least 2 liters)
  • Whistle
  • Knife with minimum 2.5-inch blade
  • Emergency blanket or bag
  • Long-sleeve wool blend or other type of insulated top (no cotton)
  • Fleece/wool hat
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Closed-toe shoes must be worn during the entire race (no bare feet or open-toe sandals)

While biking, each racer additionally must have:

  • Mountain bike
  • Helmet (CPSC, ANSI, or SNELL certified)

On sections of the course there will be points where you can drop your bike outside of a transition area. You may want to bring a lock to secure your bike in these situations. A bike lock is not mandatory.

Per team:

  • Race maps (provided)
  • Rules of Travel (provided)
  • General Race Rules (provided)
  • Compass
  • Lighter
  • Fully charged cell phone in watertight bag
  • Dry bag or method of keeping equipment dry in the event of bad weather and during the canoe section
  • Bike tool kit (including a bike pump) and at least one spare bike tube

Emergency First Aid Kit – Teams may use the Adventure Medical Kit Ultralight 0.7 or build their own kit as long as the kit contains the following listed required contents: (8) 2x2 or 3x3 sterile dressing, (2) 3x4 non adherent sterile dressing, (1) conforming gauze bandage, (4) 1x3 adhesive bandage, (3) knuckle adhesive bandage, (1) tape ½”x 10 yards, (1) swift wrap elastic bandage, (8) 200-mg ibuprofen, (2) antihistamine (Diphenhydramine), (2) afterbite sting relief, (1) moleskin, (5) towelettes, (3) antibiotic ointment, (1) tincture of benzoin, (3) butterfly closure bandage, (2) pair nitrile gloves, (1) tweezer, (3) safety pins, (1) duct tape.