Enter the Apollo Rocket Race... Saturday 21st April 2018

Are you ready to take on another out of this world challenge?

Set in our stunning equestrian venue in the rolling Somerset countryside, Rocket Race is a fun OCR that’s jammed packed with over 30 challenging and innovative obstacles, giving you the chance to test yourself, take part as a family or enter with a team and together, achieve something unforgettable. Our obstacle heavy course provides the perfect challenge for elites, newbies and teams alike.

As usual, all Rocketeers will receive an awesome Rocket medal plus a hot drink and goody bag! You can also bag yourself an awesome Rocket Finisher Tech tshirt for just £12! (only available until the price rise so get in quick!).

Rocket Race are proud to support the fantastic charity, Blind Veterans UK. When you sign up to take part in Apollo you'll have the option to raise money for this worthwhile charity. For example, just £50 will buy a veteran a one-cup hot water dispenser, allowing them to safely make a brew for themselves.

Sign up as an Early Bird and you can enter Apollo Rocket Race for just £40.

Tier 2: £50 from midnight on 5 March

Final Price rise to £55 from midnight on 2 April.

Date: Saturday 21st April 2018

Where: Toomer Farm, Sherborne Road, Henstridge, SOMERSET BA8 0PH.

Distance: 8km packed with 30+ obstacles

Race Waves: start at 9.30am then every 1/2 hour until 12.00 pm

Family Wave: children aged 7+ can run with an adult in our 11am wave**

Read more essential event info at the bottom of this page

Event Details
  • When is the Race?
    Saturday 21st April 2018.
    • Race waves start from 9:30am leaving at half hourly intervals with the last wave setting off at 12.00pm.
    •  With over 30 obstacles on the 8km course, how many laps can you handle before the sweeper wave sets off?
  • How much is it to enter?
    • Sign up as an Early Bird and you can race Apollo for just £40! Offer expires midnight on 5th April 2018.
    • From the 6th March 2018, entry for Rocket Apollo is £50. Then a final price rise from the 3rd April 2018 to £55. For one price, racers can attempt to take on as many laps as you can handle and become a Rocket legend.
    • Family Wave 11am - children aged 7+ can run with an adult for £20 and earn a Rocket medal. One adult racer to accompany a maximum of 2 children.  
  • Where is the Race?
    Rocket Race will take place at Toomer Farm, Sherborne Road, Henstridge, SOMERSET BA8 0PH.  
  • What should I expect?
    Whether you’re new to obstacle course running, or permanently mucky at the weekends, Rocketeers can expect an unforgettable experience packed with jumps, crawls, tyres, ropes, water, mud and much more….
    • What time can I register from?
      Registration will open at 8.30am and we would ask that you register an hour before your wave start time. The registration area will be situated close to the Car Park, in the event village.
    • What do I need to bring with me?
      You will need to bring your Race Confirmation , a signed Waiver  and a photo form of ID.
    • What does a Rocket Race Finisher get?
      Let's not beat around the bush..the shiny, hard earned bling is important and we know your going to love our FREE Rocket Race medal. Not only that, but when you cross the line you will get a goodie bag full of useful stuff....plus a FREE hot beverage!