Race Details



The South Coast Adventure Race promises to be nothing short of spectacular. The course will take you through beautiful conservation areas, along rural roads and down gorgeous creeks – expect the unexpected during this 5 – 8 hour race.  As with all Adventure Races, the course for the SCAR will be kept confidential until race day.


Date Saturday, June 16, 2018
Location Start line is at Holiday Beach Conservation Area, Amherstburg, Ontario
Race Start 9:30am
Format Approximately 50 kilometre multi-sport adventure race. Includes cycling, paddling, trekking, and orienteering. Pre-marked maps will be provided.
Categories Solo racers or teams of 2 – 3 participants in all male, all female or co-ed categories. Youth category includes teams of three participants aged   13 – 17. Note: one parent chaperone must be available on the race course for each youth team.
Canoes Provided on site with PFDs, paddles and required safety equipment for youth and teams of 2 or 3.  Teams providing their own canoes or tandem kayaks will be offered a $15 team discount.  Solo racers must provide their own canoes or kayaks.


Friday, June 15

2pm – 8pm  Race Check In/Gear check – Teams must check in together – all team members must be present.  Teams must have all mandatory team gear.  Youth Team chaperones must provide contact information for race.


Saturday, June 16

6am – 8am  Gear Drop Off
8am  Map distribution of pre-marked maps
8am  Volunteer Briefing and Distribution
8:30am – 9:15am  Race Briefing

  •   Course Overview
  •   Questions and answer
9:30am  Race Start
5:30pm  Race Course Closes
6:00pm – 9pm  Post Race Bash

  •   Dinner
  •   Music
  •   Awards Ceremony