OPP Endurance started as an online event during covid-19 and the natrual progression is to turn it into an in person event the first one being held at Obstacle Play Park in August.
The events are 4 or 6 hours approximately depending on what you chose to try and consist of various tasks and challenges both mental and physical, they are a team based event and are designed to get people thinking and to test there endurance during adversity, they are also fun to do.
There is a basic must have kit list and roughly 14 days before an event an additional kit list is issued that each person attending MUST have, there are penatlies for not have a piece of kit. When you sign up you will be added to an event whatsap group were you can chat with team members and recieve updates for the event, there is also a facebook group and genral whatsap endurance group for those not taking part in a current event but wanting to still be involved.
Next event is :-
Date - Saturday 26th September 2020
Time - 5.15pm check in - 6.00pm start to approxamatley 10.00pm or 12.30am depending on your choice of event, 4 or 6 hour
These are items you must have for every event
Athletes MUST wear a white shirt. This can be a t-shirt, a sports bra, a tank top, whatever you want, but it must be white, you may were whatever you wish underneath the white shirt.
1 headlamp (per person). It will be dark, this is 100% Mandatory.
1 black sharpie marker per athlete.
2 glow sticks
1 hydration pack, backpack, ruck, purse, whatever you want to call it. Whatever you choose, you must be able to carry your own water supply.
4 salt or electrolyte packets. If you start to cramp up, eat the packets and drink some water.
2 – 4 energy gel shots or energy bars, whichever flavor you prefer.
You will receive any additional gear list items via email 14 days prior to your event weekend.
You will need to learn
The Warrior Ethos
"I Will Always Place The Mission First"
"I Will Never Accept Defeat"
"I Will Never Quit"
"I Will Never Leave A Fallen Comrade"
You will receives a full kit list 14 days before the event but here are a few must haves to get you started for Endurance 04 26th September 2020
ruck capable of holding up to 20k
2 metre x 40mm pvc tube filled with sand
head torch with spare batteries
2 glow sticks (these can be purchased at check out)
2 empty sand bags 750mm x 325mm (these can be purchased at check out)
There will be a full kit list nearer the time.