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The Challenge

Norfolk Superhero is a team event consisting of either male, female or mixed pairs. Teams of two must complete the whole course together in order to qualify for one or more of the trophies.
What is the challenge?

Swim

1 Mile

Start from Gun Hill to the quay at

Burnham Overy Staithe with the incoming tide.

Kayak

4 Miles

Course your way through the

creeks of Burnham Overy Staithe.

Cycle

45 Miles

Follow a circular route on North Norfolk's most scenic roads..

Run

8 Miles

Follow a circular route on North Norfolk's most scenic roads to

the finish.

Who is doing it?

This event is for TEAMS OF TWO people only.

Our 2020 event is 'Invite Only' - we invite back everyone who took part the previous year. Once we have an idea of numbers we are able to invite people off our waiting list.

To view the 2019 Competitor List please click here - 2019 COMPETITOR LIST
When is it?

 

The next race is Saturday 27th June 2020.

Approximate start time is 10.30am. More information to follow.

What is the schedule?
FRIDAY 26th JUNE 2020

15.00pm - 18.00pm

Check in Open

Check in is at the HQ Marquee.

Please park in the top car park opposite the village hall.

17.30pm

Marshall Safety Briefing

This is compulsory for all our wonderful marshalls. 

18.30pm

Safety Briefing

This is compulsory for all competitors and volunteers.

19.00pm

Friday Night Pasta Party

A chance to feed your bodies with energy before the race the next day!

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SATURDAY 27th JUNE 2020

8.00am

HQ Open

Pick up your timing chips from the HQ Marquee.

9.15-9.30am approx

Board boats / Walk out

All competitors to board boats or walk out (tide dependant).

10.30am approx

Start Race

Start race from Gun Hill (tide and weather dependant).

19.00pm

RQ Capital Hero Worshippers Supper

Please make sure you have booked any tickets for friends and family (you have one in your race pack as part of your entry).

19.30pm

Prizegiving

Presentation of all competitor awards.

20.30pm

Dancing

Relax and celebrate an eventful day with dancing and music from acclaimed DJ - Mojo Filter!

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AWARDS & TROPHIES 

The Lady Hamilton Cup

Fastest female team

The Lord Nelson Cup

Fastest male team 

The Dame Edna Trophy

Fastest mixed team

Zimmer Winner

First team home with a combined age of over 100 years

The Rosie Award

First all female team home with a combined age of over 100 years

The Local Heroes Award

First team home where both members live full time in Norfolk

Spirit of Superhero Award

Decided by committee

(the most contested prize!)

The Wensum

First team home consisting of two generations of the same family 

The Wooden Spoon 

Last Team Home