Wild Pig Gear List

Mandatory Individual Gear

  • Mountain bike (riding will be largely technical and semi-technical trail, with some connecting roads)
  • Helmet
  • One tube
  • Bike repair
  • Whistle
  • Space Blanket
  • Food for up to 6 hours
  • Raincoat with taped seams

Mandatory Team Gear

  • Race rules, maps, passports (provided by the race organization)
  • Fully charged cell phone
  • Compass – if you are in need of a new compass, we recommend Kanpas products
  • First aid kit – The list below is the mandatory, minimum requirement, but we encourage you to round out your kit with additional items as you deem necessary and wise. We recommend you consult the medical kit’s supply list for guidance on additional supplies.
    • Antihistamine/Benadryl
    • Ibuprofen
    • Assorted bandaids
    • 4 gauze pads, minimum 2×2
    • Disinfecting wipes
    • Epipen if a teammate knows he/she needs one

Recommended Gear

  • Extra clothes and rain protection, if conditions warrant
  • Map Case
  • Headlamp (in case you get stuck out past the cut-off time)
  • A watch
  • Rear blinking light

Prohibited Gear

  • Weapons
  • GPS devices – If you want to use a device for the sake of tracking your route for later download, you may be permitted to use it but must discuss this with the organization ahead of the race
  • Night vision googles or other similar devices
  • Communication devices – a cell phone is required for emergencies only; no other such devices should be carried unless approved by the organization
  • Any form of transportation not specifically allowed by the organization