Enter the Apollo Rocket Race... Saturday 27th October 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!).

Beat the Sweeper! How many laps can you complete before our sweeper team head out at 2pm?

Rocket Race are proud to support the fantastic charity, Blind Veterans UK. When you sign up to take part in Discovery 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 10 September

Final Price rise to £55 from midnight on 1 October

Date: Saturday 27th October 2018

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

Distance: 8km packed with 30+ obstacles

Race Waves: start at 10am then every 1/2 hour until 12.30 pm

Family Wave: children aged 7+ can run with an adult in our 11:30am wave **£20 age 7 -13**

Read more essential event info at the bottom of this page

£40 Early Bird plus admin fee

Price Rises

£50 from 11 September

£55 from 2 October

(+admin fee)

Finishers Medal

every Rocketeer that crosses the finish line gets their hard earned, epic Rocket Bling!

Bag a Rocket Tech TShirt

order a Rocket finishers t-shirt

ONLY available until the price rise.

Bag yourself a 2018 Rocket Race Season Pass and get entry to Apollo & Discovery, plus our two Rocket Race tech tshirts and a race buff for just £78! Get Your Season Pass Now! Get Your Season Pass Now!

Event Details
  • When is the Race?
    Saturday 28th October 2018.
    • Race waves start from 10:00am leaving at half hourly intervals with the last wave setting off at 12.30pm.
    •  With over 30 obstacles on the 8km course. how many laps can you handle before the sweeper wave.
  • How much is it to enter?
    • Sign up as an Early Bird and you can race Apollo for just £40! Offer expires midnight on 10th September 2018 when entry will be £50
    • From the 2nd October 2018, entry for Rocket Apollo is £55. For one price, racers can attempt to take on as many laps as you can handle and become a Rocket legend. Beat the sweepers who set off at 2pm!
    • Family Wave at 11:30am - entrants aged 7+ can run with an adult for £20 and earn their own 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 9am 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!