ARCHIVED RACE: NUCLEAR BLACKOUT @ Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker, Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom on 17 September 2016

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Distance (KMs): 5K LAPS
  • Date: 17 September 2016
  • Start Time: 07:00 pm
  • Venue: Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker
  • Organised By: NUCLEAR RACES
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

Blackout is a 5km multi-lap obstacle loaded Night Race. This race will launch you out of your comfort zone. It ‘ll lead you in unknown territories, testing all of your senses to the maximum as you negotiate endless & overwhelming obstacles by the light of a headtorch. The course is designed to challenge some basic fears including darkness & heights as well as testing strength, endurance, agility, stamina & all round fitness in the harshest conditions & over the toughest obstacles. Determination, focus and a powerful mindset is needed to endure Nuclear’s night time challenge in the mud. Starting at sunset, this lap race moves quickly from dusk light to total darkness & goes through the underground 3 storey Secret Nuclear Bunker

• Run as many 5km laps at night as you can or would like to in 2 hours (For example, if you cross the line at 1 hour 59 minutes you can continue on your final lap and be in with a chance of winning the race)
• Over 30 high quality obstacles, both natural and man-made & through the Secret Nuclear Bunker
• Fun and challenging – suitable for all levels of fitness and age
• Involves camaraderie and teamwork
• Suitable for charities, raising awareness and fundraising
• Water on the course is no deeper than 4-5′
• Every entrant is chip-timed
• Minimum age is 16 years
• There are water stations on the course and in the event village
• Professional medical attendance in the event village and on the course
• Course health and safety checked
• Every entrant will receive a Blackout Nuclear Survivor medal and #MuddyMug with hot tea at the finish
• A head torch is essential


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