What do I need

We recommend each participant in the Challenge should bring the following kit:

  • Bike - Bikes can be hired from Wheels Cycles
  • Bike helmet - this is compulsory and you will not be able to participate without one
  • Puncture-repair kit - spare inner tube (26x195mm with car valve for hired bikes) and pump
  • Full running / hiking kit - including waterproofs in the case of bad weather
  • Cycle changeover clothing - this can be left at the transition zone with your bike in a waterproof bag in case of rain
  • Whistle
  • Basic first-aid kit
  • Personal medication (if required)
  • Midge repellent
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Spare socks
  • Cycling gloves
  • Towels

Water and refreshment stops are located at intervals along the course, however please ensure that you have enough water and provisions.