You’ll need a
1. sense of humour
Our good friends at My Sports & More recommend these excellently priced & good lighting head torches (£14.99) & if you buy it online before race-day they’re offering our #NuclearFamily 20% off with special *discount code BLACKOUT meaning you’ll pay just £12.01 excl delivery.
Q: Will I be submerged at any of the water obstacles, will I need a waterproof headtorch?
A: You shouldn’t get totally submerged, but if you fall off a pontoon for example it’s possible your head will get suitably wet
Q: Can I buy a headtorch in the race village at Nuclear Blackout?
A: Yes, from the My Sports & More stand – no discount will apply though
Q: How long does it take the average person to do one 5k lap in the dark?
A: In 2016 the fastest person took 17 minutes, the slowest 3.5hrs
Q: Does the Blackout course go through the Secret Nuclear Bunker on every lap & are the lights out?
A: The bunker will be plunged into darkness, there’s no moonlight or natural light, so be prepared. Every racer – whether you’re on 1 lap or 4 will get to run through the Bunker! #FeelTheBurn