Equipment

Provisional Gear List

Mandatory gear per team on all stages

• Four compasses; 

• Four whistles;  

• Four survival blankets; 

• Four canteens or similar; 

• Four backpacks; 

• One First Aid Kit; 

• Four flashing red lights, fully working, plus spare batteries; 

• Four headlamps or lights, fully working, plus spare batteries; 

• Four polar layers or similar; 

• Four “windstopper” or rain jackets;

• Four wetsuits 

• Four hats or caps/buffs 

• One multi-tool pocket knife; 

• Trash bags; 

• A mobile cell phone with full battery ,disconnected and carried in a waterproof container;  

• A GPS location system (provided by the sponsor)

Mandatory gear per team on specific sections

• Four mountain bikes (MTB); 

• Four MTB front lights, fully working; 

• Four MTB helmets (approved model); 

• Two MTB repair kits, allowing the team to be autonomous in case of a breakdown; 

• Four harnesses (climbing approved model); 

• 8 HMS locking carabineers; 

• Four stitched slings (100 or 120 cm) 

• Four rappel systems (figure of eight+ prussic rope+gloves)

• Four paddles (provided by the sponsor)

• Four life vests (provided by the sponsor)

Recommended gear:

• Waterproof map holder; 

• Cycle computer; 

• MTB map holder; 

• Altimeter; 

• Lighter/matches; 

• Hiking poles; 

• Sun screen; 

• Gaiters.  

The organisation does not provide sleeping material and recommends: 

• Sleeping bag and mat. 

• Tent or bivouac

The use of the following items during the race is strictly forbidden:

• Malfunction or non-certified safety equipments;

• GPS and smart phones with GPS device.

• Motorised vehicles; 

• Maps not provided by the organisation. 

Important Notice: Gear checking is possible along the route and teams may incur in penalties for misuse or absence of the permanent gear. In case of doubt, please check at the registration office.