Welcome to the Water Wipeout – 8th July 2017, please take time to read this notice in full to ensure you are prepared for event day.
Start Times – The race is organised in groups of 400 runners every thirty minutes, start times will be published approximately one month before the event.
Directions – National Water Sports Centre, Adbolton Lane, Nottingham, NG12 2LU.
By Car – If you are using a Sat Nav to find us, we advise that you use the name ‘National Water Sports Centre’ rather than the postcode as some Sat Navs will direct you to Colwick Race Course as opposed to the Centre. As you approach Nottingham, follow the brown tourist signs for the National Water Sports Centre which will direct you to the site.
Late Entries – If this event becomes SOLD OUT, contact us HERE to enquire about on the day entries.
Race Pack – Your tee shirt, number and wrist band will be available for collection from registration on event day. Medals will be given out at the finish line. If you forget to collect your t-shirt or medal we won’t be able to mail them out after the race, sorry.
Arrival Times – Please aim to arrive at least one hour before your race start time and sign in at registration.
Bag Storage – Bag storage will be located in the event village, please ask at registration for details. Please note that the event organisers cannot be held responsible for any losses.
Changing Rooms / Showers / Washing Facilities – Cold showers and changing rooms will be located in the event village. They are basic – literally a marquee tent, one for men, and one for women. There are hot showers available at the main centre gym, these are £5 per person payable on the day at the main centre reception.
Parking – There will be a £5 charge per vehicle, payable in cash only on the day. You will be given a £5 discount voucher as a receipt. The vouchers are redeemable on race day only, at the X-Runner merchandise store, this will be located in the main event village. Please note one voucher per vehicle, minimum spend £20. Vehicles are left at your own risk.
Event Village – There will be an event village offering the following;- Food Stalls, Merchandise Stalls, Charity Stalls, Live PA, and Pyrotechnics, Washing Facilities and Toilets.
Goodies – Whats Included – All entries will receive a Technical T-Shirt, Finishers Medal and Wrist Band. All items MUST be collected on the day, if you forget to collect on the day we will not be able to post them, sorry!
Key Storage – Will be located by the bag store. Please note that the event organisers cannot be held responsible for any losses.
Numbers & Timing – Race numbers should be pinned to the front of your running vest. This event is not timed.
Photography – We will have a team of photographers around the course so make sure you keep smiling. Photographs will be on sale here around 48hrs after the race. Photos will be tagged with your race number so make sure this is visible, if you can also write your race number on your forehead this will make it much easier to identify your photographs.
Accommodation National Water Sports Centre have a range of accommodation options, see here for details