Van het noorden van Groot-Britannië naar het zuiden, 860 mijl in 17 dagen. Dat is 1384 km, met etappes van gemiddeld 81 km per dag.
1ST – 17TH APRIL 2016
Take on the challenge of this incredible journey, covering 860 miles (1384km) over 17 days. That’s averaging 50 miles (81km) each day!
The route follows the classic journey from John O’Groats to Lands End and is all road.
Competitor numbers are limited to 20.
URL has arrangements in place with Hotels, B&B’s and Travelodges along the route. These facilities will be on a shared room basis and benefit from either shower / bath. It is imperative that these establishments are respected and kept clean and tidy by competitors. Failure to do so could mean disqualification from the race and additional charges.
The location of these establishments give the following daily mileages:
37, 48, 48, 50, 50, 51, 55, 45, 56, 55, 56, 56, 51, 49, 51, 50, 52.
Breakfast will be porridge and or toast as a minimum. For the evening a hot meal will be provided. Along the route various check-points will provide water, cola, Red Bull, squash. And for food, sandwiches, malt-loaf, energy bars, gels and other similar selections.
Fully paid JOGLE entrants will benefit from 50% discounts on any entry to all other URL events leading to up the JOGLE race day date. If you are paying on installments the discount will pro-rata to the amount you have paid.
Your 50% discount also allows you access to any URL event, even if it is sold out or closed!
At John O’Groats you will be provided with Hi-Viz clothing which will consist of a waterproof jacket and six technical tops. This clothing will be branded with the URL Logo, the race name ‘JOGLE’ and your personal name.
Maps will be provided on the day – (please bring a waterproof map case).
Competitors must be self sufficient, and carry the following items:
Backpack or equivalent
Head Torch with spare batteries
Maps will be provided prior to the days race
Compass or GPS device
Emergency food pack consisting of a two 9bars (we provide)
Basic first Aid Kit, blister treatment, pain relief
Waterproof map case
If a competitor fails to complete any individual day, at any stage of the race, they will be deemed from immediate effect to be out the race, and will be transferred at the discretion of URL to the nearest train station or other agreed terminus.
The 2XU JOGLE is incredibly demanding and few athletes will have the fitness or resolve to complete the entire 17 days. As such Ultra Running will pre-set cut-off times along the route, purely for Health & Safety purposes, based on a minimum average of 4mph / day. In addition, if Ultra Running or any of its representatives deem for any reason that a competitor should not continue, Ultra Running Limited’s decision will be final.
REGISTRATION & ENTRY FEES.
Run for FREE – Raise an agreed amount of money for our preferred charity and you can run for free, please ask for more information.
Please be aware that all deposits and payments are made on a totally non-refundable basis. URL recommends that you take out your own insurance cancellation policy if you wish to cover such an eventuality. For your convenience our broker (Sutcliffe & Co Insurance Brokers), can provide you with such a policy. Their contact details are – Duncan Sutcliffe on 01905 21681. Please quote Ref 2XU JOGLE 2016.
Total cost of £2,200.00, payable by:
A deposit of £500.00 secures your place, and
4 x installment payments, paid as follows (latest payment dates):
Aug 30th 2015 – £425.00
Oct 30th 2015 – £425.00
Dec 30th 2015 – £425.00
Feb 28th 2016 – £425.00
Or for full entry fee payment, race entry is discounted to £2,000.00. (This is available until the end of 2015 then reverts to the full £2,200.00 on January 1st 2016.)
To complete entry into The 2XU JOGLE, the applicant must submit the following documents
a. Online registration form
b. Personal Information form
c. Full payment (see above) payable to ‘Ultra Running Ltd’
d. Complete a paper registration form available here (postal address located on form)
e-mailed photograph of competitor which may be uplifted onto the site for promotional reasons.
Brief description of your reasons for doing the event which may be uplifted onto the site for promotional reasons.
In the event of Ultra Running Ltd. cancelling the race, Ultra Running Ltd. undertakes to refund payments received, less any out of pocket expenses which are determined at 25%.
Ultra Running Ltd. reserves all exclusive rights for photo coverage of its events. Participants agree that Ultra Running Limited may use exclusively their individual or collective names and pictures for anything related directly or indirectly to their participation in this event.
FINISHER MEDALS & TROPHIES.
All finishers will receive a bespoke medal and a T-Shirt and a Trophy.
Men’s and Ladies winners will also receive a pair of 2XU compression tights. All competitors will receive a pair of 2XU compression socks at the start of the race.
The organisers reserve the right to change or amend any part of the event.
datum en andere gegevens voorbehouden.
Neem altijd contact op met de organisator voor inschrijving en actuele informatie.