Welcome to the Water Wipeout – 6th July 2019, please take time to read this notice in full to ensure you are prepared for event day.
Please note our offices are now closed as we are onsite preparing for event day, if you have any queries please report to the information tent where we will be able resolve any queries.
Late Entries, online entry is now closed. On the day entry available. Cash only, please report to the information tent. Adults 5k or 10k £75.00, Family 5k, £50.00 Kids £25.00.
Start Times – The race is organised in groups of 400 runners every thirty minutes. Start times will be published HERE
Arrival Times – Please aim to arrive at least one hour before your race start time and sign in at appropriate registration tent;- Adult 5k or 10k – Sign at surname tents. Mini Warriors & Families – Sign in at the Mini Warrior or Family Tent.
Parking;- Pre-booked parking is £5 per vehicle, on the day parking is charged at £10 per vehicle.
Parking Receipt – QR Code;- Please login to your account HERE and print or screen shot the QR Code to present for scanning at the carpark. You can also find your QR code in your conformation email (not your receipt email), search your email for ” Registration confirmation for Water Wipeout 2019 “. The QR code is unique to you and automatically updates even if you purchased your parking at a later date. Please note the QR code is only required for the carpark, you won’t need to present the QR code at registration as we have all your details ready.
Directions – National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham, NG12 2LU. As you approach Nottingham, follow the brown tourist signs for the National Water Sports Centre which will direct you to the site. Beware if you enter the postcode into some navigation systems they may direct you to the wrong location.
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.
Can I cancel my entry;- No our terms and conditions state no cancelations and no refunds under any circumstance. You can defer your entry or make a substitute HERE up to two weeks before the event. After this time you will need to make a last minute on the day substitution. Please note fees will apply. The new runner will need to download the substitute form here, print and complete the form and hand in at registration when they arrive (they will need to sign in at the original runners surname desk).
Bag Storage £2 per bag – 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.
Free Key Storage – If you leave your bags in your vehicle you can store your keys free of charge. Please note however the carpark is approximately 1km from the event village. Please also 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. Its important that you at least wash your hands and face immediately after the race. Please see “Reducing the risk of illness” below.