THE BREAKDOWN EXPEDITION RACE – 4 DAY
We’re taking the race motto, “It ain’t supposed to be easy”, to a whole new level! FOUR days of incredible racing through the Grand Canyon of the South, superb mountain-line scenery, and the continuation of a tradition of pure, hard adventure. This course will truly be breathtaking (literally and metaphorically).
WHAT: A multi-day expedition race through the wilds of Kentucky and Virginia. A USARA qualifying race.
LENGTH: 4 Days (275+ miles)
WHERE: Breaks Interstate Park, VA. Jefferson National Forest Region. Map
WHEN: April 7-11, 2017
WHO: Teams of 2, 3, or 4 (Co-ed or Open)
DISCIPLINES: Trekking, Mountain Biking, Navigating, Paddling (flat-water, Class I), Pack Rafting (flat-water, Class I-II), Ropes (fixed), Swimming (PFD assisted, Class I)
REGISTRATION: Includes canoes, a good meal & post-race party, a butt-ton of quality maps w/ race instructions, a pint glass, race bib/shirt, live race tracking, various sponsored products, and most importantly – a quality race.
Early registration is $700.00 per team member until August 31, 2016.
Regular registration is $850.00 per team member until December 31, 2016.
Late registration is $1,000 per team member. Registration closes March 6, 2016.
All activities will begin at Breaks Interstate Park, VA.
Race Check-In — 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (maps distributed during check-in)
Gear Bins/Buckets/Paddle-Bag Loaded — deadline will be 5:00 pm
Pre-Race Meeting — 7:00 pm
Race START — 9:00 pm
Race FINISH — 5:00 pm
Post-Race Party — 7:00 pm