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Some major supplies and safety items will be provided (such as PFDs, etc.), but participants must bring any and all other items they feel will be necessary to compete (backpacks, medical kits, food, water, medical texts, clothing, gear, etc.). A finalized required gear list will be posted prior to race day.

Required Team Equipment

  • Canoe large enough for 3 people, 2 paddles, 3 PFDs (Rentals available; reserve with registration)
  • One Mountain Bike (Able to be ridden by all team members)
  • One Cycling Helmet (Able to be worn by all team members)
  • One Bike Lock (To secure bike when not riding)
  • Compass
  • Matches/Lighter
  • CPR Facemask
  • Water Detoxification Method*
    * You will be responsible for your own hydration for the duration of the race. Natural sources of water (e.g. lakes, streams) will be on the race course, but you provide your own water detoxification method.
  • Waterproofing Method for Map and Passbook
  • Wilderness Medical and Survival Kit

Required Individual Equipment

  • Dry Change of Clothes and Rain Gear (waterproofed & kept dry even if you get wet)
  • Whistle
  • Light Source (with extra batteries)
  • Food and Water (ability to carry 1 liter)

Optional Team Equipment

  • Spare bike tube, tire pump, and patch kit (strongly recommended)
  • Other bike maintenance tools (chain tool, pedal wrench, etc.)

Forbidden Equipment

  • Electronic Navigational Devices (GPS, satellite locator, pace-meter, etc.)
  • Communication Device (cell phone, radio, pager, PDA, walkie-talkie, etc.)
  • Any Mode of Transportation not authorized by Race Staff
  • Any Map other than that provided by Race Staff
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