Frequently asked questions
What should I wear?
Wear old clothing and closed shoes that you don’t mind getting muddy. We also recommend bringing a change of warm clothes for when you’ve finished the race. Dressing up is also part of the fun! Wear something wild to stand out from the crowd, or show some team camaraderie by dressing in matching uniforms.
Are showers available?
Yes, showers and change rooms are available on site so you can wash off and enjoy the rest of your day relaxing at the Centre.
Can I get photos?
Photos will be taken on the day by our Centre staff. We will upload the images to Facebook after the event where you are free to tag yourself, as well as friends and family. Follow us at FB.com/LakeKeepitSportandRec.
You can also take your own photos, however, we suggest taking them before or after you complete the course so you don’t damage your phone or camera.
Can spectators attend?
Yes, spectators are more than welcome to come and cheer you along at no charge.
Will the event be cancelled due to bad weather?
The event will go ahead rain, hail, or shine.
How do I get there?
Lake Keepit Sport and Recreation Centre is just 30 minutes from Gunnedah and 45 minutes from Tamworth. There is no public transport directly to Lake Keepit Sport and Recreation Centre. However, individuals can catch a train to and from Tamworth station, and catch a local taxi to the Centre. Public transport timetable information is available at transportnsw.info.
Is there car parking?
Free parking is available on site.
Do I need to know how to swim?
The mud pits aren’t too deep, but if you don’t feel comfortable you can choose to skip this part of the obstacle course.
What do I need to bring?
- Photo ID
- Change of warm clothes
- Cash (for food and drink)
Where can I store my personal items?
You can leave your personal items with your spectator friends and family, or at the canteen tent with Centre staff. Please leave valuable items at home as we do not take responsibility for lost for damaged items.