Frequently Asked Questions

Is there an age limit?

 

The minimum age requirement is 18 years old, but there is no maximum age.

 

Is The Elements going to be Hard?

 

You will be challenged physically and mentally along the course but are main aim is about having fun, but with the 4 distances there will be something for everyone.

 

Do I have to complete all the obstacles?

 

We will have a Marshall on every obstacle encouraging you to complete it, but if you can’t or you don’t feel like you can then by all means you can miss them out, on some of the obstacles you will be offered a forfeit instead.

 

How do I book?

 

You can book by simply clicking on the event you wish to enter on the home page, or simply click here.

 

Do I have to race?

 

No, although it will be challenging, it is for you to run/walk or crawl at your own pace with no pressure on you at all.

 

Can I run for charity?

 

Most definitely, and if you can’t decide on which charity to run for then you can run for our chosen charity which is the Make a Wish Foundation UK.

 

Can I bring family and friends to watch?

 

Of course you can, this is free of charge, we encourage you to bring spectators along.

 

What time should I arrive?

 

We advise you turn up at least 1 hour before your wave time, you will need to go to the registration desk on arrival where they will be given your race pack

 

What is in my race pack?

 

In your race pack there will be your tech t-shirt for you to run in, so we can get some great photos. There will also be your race number and safety pins for you to attach your number to the front of your t-shirt. There will also be an A4 size envelope which you can put your car keys or any other valuables in, which we will look after for you while you race.

 

Is there a bag drop?

 

There will be no bag drop but the car park will only be a very short walk from the events village, and all valuables can be put into your A4 envelope you will be given in your race pack.

 

Where do I take my valuables envelope?

 

There will be a designated area which will be permanently maned throughout the day for you to hand in your envelope, you will be able to gain access to this as frequent as you like.

 

Will the event be chipped timed?

 

As the event will be more about having fun than times, there will be no chip timing

 

Where will I find the race day photos?

 

Race day photos will be added within 5 days of the event

 

Can I purchase a ticket on the day?

 

You can purchase tickets on the day. But will be cash sales only. Please note that buying a ticket on the day you might not get the correct t-shirt size required. If we don’t have your T-shirt size you can take what we have left or we can order you your correct size.

 

What happens once I buy a ticket?

 

Once you have bought your ticket you will receive an email within a couple of minutes, this will have all the information of it for the day.

 

Can I transfer my ticket to someone else?

 

Name transfers free of charge up in till 60 days before the event, £5 charge thereafter. Please note that if a name transfer takes place within 30 days before the event then you  may not get the T-shirt size you ask for.

 

Can I get a refund?

 

There will be no refunds but you can transfer your ticket to another event of the same distance or less for a £10 admin charge

 

If your questions hasn’t been answered above then please contact us.