Enter the Apollo Rocket Race ...Saturday 30th July 2016

Team Rocket are back with a sizzling hot summer Rocket Race that'll having you rolling round in the mud and desperate to jump in the water just to cool off! As always, our challenging 5k course will be jammed packed with over 30 fun and challenging obstacles, giving you the chance to test yourself and battle the elements. As usual all Rocketeers will receive a finishers t shirt and medal plus a hot drink and goody bag! Big news for returning Rocketeers - we've got a special zone just for you! Anyone who runs Apollo wearing a previously earned Rocket Race tshirt will be able to gain access to our hidden zone AREA 5.1 which, while we won't be revealing any details, will be out of this world! Rocket Race Apollo is also a UK OCR Community League Southern Race. The UK OCR league is designed to be inclusive to all, and that means everyone is welcome to take part. For your Rocket Race to count towards the league, you must enter the 9:30am Wave 1. All entrants will then compete over one 5k lap of Rocket Race, and finishing places be submitted to the league. As with all Rocket Races, if you then wish to complete a 2nd or 3rd lap then the course is all yours!

Date: Saturday 30th July 2016

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

Distance: 5km, 10km or 15km on a 30+ obstacle 5km course

Race Waves: start at 9.30am then every 1/2 hour until 12 noon

£40 Early Bird £55 from 18.7.16 (+admin fee)

Finishers Medal

Hard earned Bling

Free Race T- Shirt

Nice and clean!

Goody Bag

full of good stuff

Event Details
  • When is the Race?
    Saturday 30th July 2016.
    • Race waves start from 9.30 am leaving at half hourly intervals with the last wave setting off at 12 noon  .
    • Racers have the option to compete 5km, 10km or 15km with over 30 obstacles on the 5km course.
  • How much is it to enter?
    • Sign up as an Early Bird and you can race Summer Rocket for just £40! Offer expires midnight on 18th July 2016.
    • From the 19th July, entry for Summer Rocket is £55. For one price, racers have the option to compete 5km, 10km or 15km - just decide on the day how far to push yourself.  
  • 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, Rocket Racers can expect an unforgetable experience packed with jumps, crawls, tyres, ropes, water, mud and much more, plus The Rocket – because every good race needs a signature obstacle….
    • What time can I register from?
      Registration will open at 8.30am and we would ask that you register at least an hour before your wave start time. The registration area will be situated close to the Car Park.
    • 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 plus a FREE Rocket Race Finisher T Shirt and a goodie bag full of useful stuff....and lets not forget a FREE warm cup of tea!