Ultimate Carolina Adventure Race
November 15, 2014 - Hickory Knob State Park, McCormick, SC
Race Distance: 55-60 miles
Competitors: Solo & Two, Three, and Four Person Team Entries
The Ultimate Carolina Adventure Race will be held in foothills of the Western Piedmont of South Carolina and McCormick County.
Two categories of the UCAR have been designed to challenge all levels of adventurers.
The SPRINT UCAR will cover approximately 14-24 miles with a finishing time of 4-6 hours, Racers will be required to locate pre-plotted check points while PADDLING (Approx. 5-8 miles), MOUNTAIN BIKING (Approx. 7-10 miles) and TREKKING/RUNNING (Approx. 3–6 miles).
The ADVANCED UCAR challenge is designed to cover between 45-55 miles in total, with a finishing time between 10-12 hours… Solo racers and teams of two, three & four members will face some of the most challenging obstacles that nature has in this region as well as a few special challenges designed by the KanDo Crew… In this challenge, Racers will be required to plot UTM COORDINATES (Orienteering) to locate check points while PADDLING (Approx. 12-15 miles), MOUNTAIN BIKING (Approx. 15-20 miles) and TREKKING/RUNNING (Approx. 18-20 miles).
The UCAR course is lineal in nature but all points can be collected in any order within each element…
THIS IS A SELF-SUPPORTED RACE SO ALL REQUIRED EQUIPMENT AND FOOD WILL NEED TO BE CARRIED BY EACH RACER THROUGHOUT THE DAY (BIKES, BOATS AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT WILL BE PRE-STAGED).