May 14th 2017

Oblivion£120.00*Book-now-buttons

*prices shown exclude booking fees

NUCLEAR OBLIVION EXTREME

12k – 60k+

PUSHING BOUNDARIES TO #GOBEYOND

How many 12k Nuclear Rush laps can you take on?

The Event starts at 9.00 am

Finishes 5.30pm

Oblivion 2017 has the potential to be a 60k+/37+mile/450+ obstacle challenge. It’s Nuclear Oblivion EXTREME. Designed to challenge the fastest and fittest obstacle race athletes out there; it’s our most brutal & unforgiving event in the Nuclear calendar. There’s 8.5 hours to complete as many 12k laps on the Nuclear Rush course tackling 90+ man-made & natural obstacles per lap. This event requires hardcore training as it’s the ultimate test of physical and mental endurance and strength. Entrants are Oblivion Extreme Legends. This is not a team event. Pit Crew welcome.

Event Format

  • Restricted to 50 entrants
  • This is a lap race
  • 1 lap = 90+ obstacles
  • Exclusive start time
  • Chip timing
  • Transition Zone
  • Pit Crew (max 2 people per runner) welcome at Transition Zone
  • Oblivion 2017 medal, band & Oblivion personalised running vest for all
  • Every entrant will wear a personalised running vest, which will enable priority at all obstacles

This event is about your endurance. There has to be genuine, honest attempts at all obstacles

The race will finish after 8.5 hours.

  • You’ll be unable to start a 12km lap after 3pm
  • We will start clearing the Oblivion course from 5.30pm onwards (last runner 1st)

Snacks/drinks/food to be left at the Refuelling Transition Zone with Pit Crew.

Snacks/drinks/food to be left at the Refuelling Transition Zone with Pit Crew.

Before the day

On the day

The Course

  1. Water depth: Water on the course is around 5’ deep depending on weather conditions. There are water operatives/marshalls in the water at the Deathslide obstacle.
  2. Swimming: water obstacles need a small element of swimming ability
  3. Water Stations: There are 4 x mains connected water-stations on12k course & 3 x water-stations on 6k. There’s x 1 water-station in the event village.
  4. Litter: We do not supply energy gels/foods. If you use them, please be mindful of our countryside & eat them either at an obstacle or put in the bin at water stations.
  5. Marshalls: are clearly marked in yellow hi-viz Nuclear Races jackets & are at all major obstacles on the course to keep you safe & guide you.

Obstacle Angels: A number of experienced obstacle racers will be on the courses ready to guide & advise #NukerNewbies or seasoned racers at trickier obstacles – where technique helps. Angels are marked in white hi-viz jackets.

Spectators

We encourage you to bring your friends and family to come along (there is a small £2pp spectator entrance charge, admission for children under 16yrs is free). They’ll need to sign in at registration before entering the event village.

Spectators are reminded that entering our private land is at their own risk. The entire event is Health & Safety checked prior to & throughout race day. Spectators must make their own decision as to whether they can reach or undertake the journey to spectating areas, which due to the nature of the sport, may be on uneven terrain.

There are excellent spectator obstacle viewing areas in & around the village (first 2k & last 2k). A course map in event village shows spectator accessible zones. Follow the black spectator signs to designated viewing areas. There’s no access to the full course due to safety concerns. Please tell your supporters to adhere to the No Entry signs & not to walk across fields of crops. Well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome, please clear up after them.

Helpful essentials

  • Toilets
  • Ample Free grass field car-parking
  • Selection of good hot/cold food & drinks
  • Licensed Boom Bar – beer, cider, soft drinks. Live bands, seating. Cards accepted.
  • A range of trade stands including Nuclear Merchandise Shop – kit & accessories. Cards accepted
  • SV Sports Therapy Injury Specialists, pre & post race sports massage

Official Nuclear Photographs

On the day of the Nuclear event, there are more than 8 official photographers situated around the course.

The photographers are at 8 different points around the course to get shots of individual runners.  They also take photos of runners crossing the Finish Line, capturing the big moment for them to keep. After the Finish Line you can take your FINISHER photo and MEDAL shot, just look out for the bright Orange vests – and remember to smile!

  • LIVE RANKING RESULTS/TIME UPDATES in the RACE VILLAGE: Provisional live results are available on race day. We’ll post results on our website as soon as the chip timing team have verified them. Please bear with us while this is being done.
  • AFTER PARTY: Get stuck in, find a bale, soak up & share your post race achievement & muddy experience with the others from the #NuclearFamily & obstacle racing community. Licensed Boom Bar, live bands, seating, kids climbing wall, chilled festival vibe.
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