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The Course

Leg One - Sled Pull

SOUTHERN CROSS UNIVERSITY SLED PULL

  • Sled Pull - 2 team members start at alternate ends in a seated position at the blocks.SCU CMYK Vertical 797x800
  • Team member one will pull the sled 21 metres to the marker. At this point a marshall will raise a flag indicating that team member 2 may pull the sled back to the start position.
  • This is done for 3 rounds.
  • At the end of the 3 rounds, the next 2 team members repeat this action before moving on to the next leg.

Leg Two - Jerry Cans

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  • In pairs each team member will carry 2 Jerry Cans up and around a agility pole that is placed 60 m away, then return to the starting line and hand over the Jerry Cans to the other pair
  • This is to be completed twice
  • When the whole team has completed it twice and are all back at the starting line, the team can move to the next leg

Leg Three - Tyre Flip

 

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EXPLANATION OF THE TYRE FLIP

Male Team (Open and Masters) conducts this Leg individually

Mixed Team conducts this Leg with one female and one male combination

Women's and Junior Teams conduct this Leg as a pair

  • Team member/s FLIP the tyre 50m then leave the tyre and run back to the tyre starting line and tag the next team member
  • First 2 team members must remain at start line until the tyre is returned by the 2nd pairing.
  • The next team member/s then return to the tyre and flips the tyre back to the start position.
  • Tyre must be flipped not rolled.
  • The whole tyre must cross the line on change overs to be considered complete
  • Teams then move to the next challenge.

 

Dead Ball Leg

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  • Each team member will carry one Dead Ball over the obstacles and around an agility pole that is placed 60 m away, then return to the starting line and hand over the Dead Ball to the next team member.
  • Only when the whole team has completed this and are back at the starting line can the team move to the next leg.

 

 

Leg Four - Prowler Push

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EXPLANATION OF PROWLER PUSH (Team Prowler)

  • All team members push the prowler together out to the marker and back to starting position. This is 100m each way.
  • Please note the whole prowler must completely cross the line before returning the prowler to the  starting line
  • Once the prowler is completely across the starting line the team can continue to the next Leg

Leg Five - Run to the Pool

TelstraTELSTRA TRAIL RUN 

EXPLANATION OF THE RUN

  • Teams run 2 km to GSAC
  • Teams must follow designated running course
  • Next leg may not be started until all members of team have completed the run.
  • There is one check point along the run that the teams must pass through
  • Make sure you stay on the northern side of Olivier Ave, between the cones.

Leg Six - Swimming

Goonellabah Sports and Aquatic CentreGSAC SWIM

THE EXPLANATION OF THE SWIM LEG

NB All Competitors will be showered off in the shower provided outside AS A TEAM for 30 SECONDS before entering the Pool....this is part of Health Regulations, no showering...no getting in the pool. Our awesome Lismore Lions will monitor this; any team not playing by the rules or are rude to our volunteers will incur a 1 minute time penalty.

(Huge thanks to Laser Plumbing for the Shower -  awesome addition!) 

NEW RULES

  • All swimmers must be in the pool BEFORE your team can start. THIS MUST BE STRICTLY ADHERED TO
  • The swim is performed in a relay fashion with TWO team members swimming together in pairs.
  • All team members are at one end of the pool. All members must stay in their lane and in the water during this leg until all members have completed their legs.
  • The 1st pair swims 25m, one behind each other and turns back and swims 25m (totalling 50m), when the second swimmer of the pair touches the wall, only then can the next team pair start their lap, in relay fashion.
  • Every pair swims 5 times.
  • Please swim on one side of the black line, this way if need be a second team can share the lane
  • Please note the pool is 25m therefore 50m, is up and back.
  • Any stroke is allowed, no flippers can be used😊
  • Swimming aids are only allowed if approved prior to the event by Team Samson 

 

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Leg Seven - Run to the Oval

TelstraTELSTRA TRAIL RUN

EXPLANATION OF THE RUN

  • Teams run 2 km from GSAC to Hepburn Park
  • Teams must follow designated running course
  • Next leg may not be started until all members of team have completed the run.
  • There is one check point along the run that the teams must pass through
  • Make sure you stay on the northern side of Olivier Ave, between the cones as you are sharing the road with traffic.

A huge thank you to Lord's Taverners who are manning the Run Leg Water Station .... give them a high five as you run past as we could not do this without them 

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Leg Eight - Obstacle Course

SIVBUILD OBSTACLE COURSE

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  • The team will make their way through the obstacle course
  • The Team must complete the obstacle before proceeding to the next obstacle
  • Any obstacle not completed by an individual in the team will incur a 20 H/O push-ups penalty for that individual. The team can not move on until this penalty is completed
  • Note about Moneky Bars: Each team member must complete the monkey bars, if a team member falls off they can continue but must return to the start. Alternatively team members can choose to do a 20 Hand/Off push-ups

Leg Nine - Burpees

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EXPLANATION OF BURPEES

  • Each member of the team performs 25 Burpees in relay fashion.
  • 1st member MUST COMPLETE 25 chest to ground, hand release Burpees BEFORE taging the next member who completes their 25 chest to ground, hand release Burpees. This is continued until all members of the team have completed 25 Burpees each.
  • All team members must be present before this leg is commenced.
  • All Burpees must be chest to ground with hand release and at the top of the Burpee  your feet must leave the ground and hands clap above the head, or a "NO REP" will be called.

 

Leg Ten - The Results & Recovery Celebration


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THE RICHMOND RESULTS & RECOVERY CELEBRATION at THE RICHMOND HOTEL!

EXPLANATION OF THE RESULTS & RECOVERY CELEBRATION ....Just Celebrate!

After the Samson is completed, all competitors, volunteers and support teams are invited to the Richmond Results and Recovery Celebration at The Richmond Hotel.

This Celebration is from 4.30pm - 9pm; the Richmond Hotel will be open for all to party on through the night.

At the Celebration all winners will be announced.

  • All competitors will get a drink voucher after 4.30pm 
  • Prizes from our fabulous Sponsors will be handed out
  • Those who attend the Richmond Results & Recovery Celebration will be in the draw to win a nights accomodation in the  Penthouse at the Beach Suites
  • Food will be supplied by the generous team at The Richmond Hotel, however meals can also be ordered at the Hotel.
  • Free entry for competitors and volunteers who wear their wrist bands, $5 entry for non-competitors.
  • Other merchandise will be available to purchase including hats, stubby holders and Samson Support Shirts.

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