The Colts Raid

Length: 3 Hour Course
Next Date: 22 April 2018
Location: Lake Wivenhoe
Team Size: Teams of 4
Categories: Colts, Cubs and Family
Disciplines: Trekking, Mountain Biking, Kayaking, Navigation
Cost: $75 / person
Team List: 2018 Colts Raid Team List
Equipment List: Colts Raid Mandatory Equipment List
Race Document: Colts Raid Race Document
Organising team: Rogue Adventure

About

Australia’s first youth only Adventure Race. Building off the Colts Academy youth development program, the Colts Raid represents a pathway for youth to put their navigational and adventure racing skills to the test.  And once you’ve tried your hand at the Colts Raid, why not step it up to one of the longer format Raid races!

Preliminary Schedule

08:00 Registrations open and map handout
09:15 Final briefing (ready to race)
09:30 Race Starts
12:30 Race Finishes
12:50 Course closes & Presentations

Race HQ Venue

Lake Wivenhoe – Logan Inlet Day Use Area

Format

The Colts Raid will adopt a scatter course format. Teams will race across multiple stages of mountain biking, kayaking and trekking aiming to collect as many check points as possible in a 3 hour time period. This format of racing makes the event accessible to all level of competitors.

Mentor Program

Looking for a free run around the course? Keen to give back to the next generation of up and coming adventure racers? We’re keen to have you along as a youth mentor, so check out the information about our mentor program here. Mentors will be a point of contact for youth teams in the lead up to the race and will work with Cubs teams during the event.

Categories

The Colts Raid will have 3 (approximate) age-based categories:

  • Colts – Age 21 and Under – Team of 4
  • Cubs – Age 17 and Under – Team of 4 + Mentor
  • Family – Age 13 and Under – Team of 4 (includes at least one guardian)

Teams may be mixed or single gender. Note that all age categories are a general guidline – refer to the race document for further details.

Spectators and Volunteers

Are you a spectator? Better yet, are you interested in being involved on at a volunteer level? Check out our further information for spectators and volunteers over here.

Entry

Cost is $75/competitor.  Entries are now open.

Note, by entering you agree to the Raid Adventures Refunds and Cancellation policy here.