Race Program - Red Bull Defiance

 

 

Pre-Event – Friday 19th January

TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
2.00-6.00pm Race registration open (Gear Check, Kayak Testing Available) Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
3.30-3.45pm Race briefing  Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
3.45-4.45pm Bike and gear bag drop Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
 

RACE DAY – Saturday 20th January

TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
6.00am Athletes assemble at Event HQ Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
6.20am Athletes depart by bus to Camp Creek Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
7.15am Barge with athletes departs to Start at Minaret Station Camp Creek
9.00am Race starts! Stage 1: Giant Minaret Burn Bike Minaret Station
11.10am 1st athletes start Stage 2: Rocky Mountain Run T1 - West Wanaka
12.35am 1st athletes start Stage 3: Lake Wanaka Kayak T2 - Paddock Bay
1.30pm Last athletes start Stage 2: Rocky Mountain Run T1 - West Wanaka
2.30pm 1st athletes arrive at Day 1 Finish  Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
3.45pm Last athletes start Stage 3: Lake Wanaka Kayak T2 - Paddock Bay
4.00pm Athlete gear bags returned to Event HQ Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
6.00pm Last athletes arrive at Day 1 Finish Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
6.15pm Course closes Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
7.00pm Bikes & gear bags returned by athletes in preparation for Day 2 Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
 

RACE DAY – Sunday 21st January

TIME ACTIVITY 5LOCATION
5.30am Athletes assemble at Event HQ Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
6.15am Race starts! Stage 4: Clutha River Kayak Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
8.20am 1st athletes start Stage 5: Criffel Peak Bike Luggate Bridge
8.35am 1st athletes arrive at Clay Bird Shoot Oxbow
8.50am Last athletes start Stage 5: Criffel Peak Bike Luggate Bridge
9.10am Last athletes arrive at Clay Bird Shoot Oxbow
10.30am 1st athletes start Stage 6: Torpedo7 Skyline Traverse Run Cardrona Valley Rd
1.30pm Last athletes start Stage 6: Torpedo7 Skyline Traverse Run Cardrona Valley Rd
1.45pm 1st athletes arrive at Day 2 Finish - We have our Winners! Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
3.00pm Short course activated on Torpedo7 Skyline Traverse Run Mt Alpha Repeater
2.15-4.00pm Rolling prize giving  Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
6.30pm Last athletes arrive at Day 2 Finish Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
By 7.00pm Gear bag collection Event HQ - Wanaka Beach
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