Race Weekend Schedule – Mighty Totara

Race Weekend Schedule

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FRIDAY
Time Details
05:00 PM OPENEvent Base Open
05:00 PM VENUE ACCESS GATE OPENOpposite #23 Calluna Cres
5-9:00 PM Pre-race check-in and number collection @ event base
09:00 PM VENUE ACCESS GATE LOCKED
SATURDAY
Time Details
05:00 AM OPENEvent Base Open
05:00 AM VENUE ACCESS GATE OPENOpposite #23 Calluna Cres
5-7:30 AM Last chance to enter the event venue car park for Tent City residents.
07:30 AM VENUE ACCESS GATE LOCKED
5-7:45 AM FINAL race check-in and number collection for Backyard Ultra, Team Relay & 50k Ultra
07:57 AM Mandatory safety briefing at the START/FINISH line.
08:00 AM RACE STARTBackyard Ultra & Team Relay
08:01 AM RACE START50K Ultramarathon
02:05 PM VENUE ACCESS GATE OPENFor careful departures only
03:00 PM 50 KM Backyard Ultra Lap Begins: all finishers of this lap qualify for "50K Halo"
6-7:45 PM FINAL check-in and number collection for Twilight Marathon
08:00 PM Switch to Night Time Course
08:01 PM RACE STARTTwilight Marathon
09:00 PM NIGHT RULESNight Time Rules Start
09:15 PM VENUE ACCESS GATE LOCKED
10:00 PM 100 KM Backyard Ultra Lap Begins: all finishers of this lap upgraded to "100K Halo"
SUNDAY
Time Details
04:30 AM RACE STARTSunrise Half Marathon (early start for slower athletes TBC)
05:00 AM NIGHT RULESNight Time Rules End
05:30 AM Switch to DAY TIME course
06:15 AM VENUE ACCESS GATE OPENFor careful departures only
07:00 AM 24th & FINAL Backyard Ultra Lap Begins: all finishers of this lap upgraded to "100 Mile Halo"
08:00 AM CLOSEOfficial Event Close (if not already completed)
EVERY HOUR ...
... whilst racing continues
Time Details
5 mins to hour Latest Backyard Ultra DNFs (+ team winners) assemble at main stage
3 mins to hour "3-minute warning" whistle (three toots) sounds
2 mins to hour "2-minute warning" whistle (two toots) sounds
2 mins to hour Medals & Team Awards presented on main stage
1 mins to hour "1-minute warning" whistle (single toot) sounds