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Trail Running Rules and Tips

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  • The Beast Trail Runs

Compulsory Equipment for the Mini and Ultra Beast Trail Runs

22km:

1. Water – Carry at least 1.5 Litre
2. Food – Energy Bar/ Sandwich/ Banana.
3. A cell phone charged with organiser’s number in Ziplock bag. (072 924 2371 – emergencies only)
4. Windbreaker is compulsory. Waterproof jacket is compulsory if rain is expected. NO EXCUSES!
5. Space Blanket

47km Beast:

1. Water – Carry at least 1.5 Litre
2. Food – Energy Bar/ Sandwich/ Banana.
3. A cell phone charged with organiser’s number in Ziplock bag. (072 924 2371 – emergencies only)
4. Waterproof jacket is compulsory. NO EXCUSES!
5. Thermal Long Sleeve Base Layer
6. Space Blanket
7. Whistle
8. Route Map (Supplied)
9. Buff/Beanie

DO NOT bring: HEADPHONES, Dogs, Flu or Litter

IMPORTANT NOTES


We are strict with the required equipment. There is a compulsory equipment check on entering the Start Pen. If you do not have the required equipment with you, you will not be allowed to start the race.  In addition, there will be a gear check on the route to ensure that you still have the right kit.
- Do not run with headphones or your dogs.
- Don't run if you are sick!
- DO NOT LITTER!
- You are welcome to take photos, but step out of the way of other runners when you do.

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