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Flying Frog is the premier Adventure Race of the Triad

The 2015 Flying Frog Adventure Race date will be announced soon. Last year's race was a success with a total of 81 racers covering 45 miles along two courses on Greensboro's finest trails and lakes. Check out race results and race pictures made available by On the Mark Sports.

Thanks to our 2014 Sponsors

Co-Sponsor

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Community Partners

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Want to be a sponsor, contact us. 

Location
Lake Brandt Marina
5945 Lake Brandt Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27455

Course
A short and long course will be available, but the course will remain "top secret" until the day of the race. For more information about the trail system surrounding the area of Lake Brandt, check out Greensboro's mountain biking and hiking map.

The Short Course is offered for new participants interested in trying the sport of adventure racing. The course takes 2-4 hours and includes a 1-2 mile paddle, 7-10 mile mountain bike, and 2-5 mile run. 

The Long Course is for more experienced racers who want a challenge. This course takes 4-6 hours and includes a 2-5 mile paddle, 10-20 mile mountain bike, and 6-10 mile run.

Both the short and long courses require basic navigation through our trail system. The course will be marked for racers. Along the courses there will be a series of check-points and obstacles that are kept secret until racers approach them. The exact order, distance, and route of the race will be revealed on race day.

Registration
Race registration will open once race date for 2015 is finalized. This event will be held rain or shine and the registration fee is non-refundable. Team rosters need not be finalized until race day.

Required Gear
Mountain bike and helmet - Solo Racers and Teams
Solo kayak, personal floatation devices (PFDs), paddle - Solo Racers
Canoe, PFDs, canoe paddles - Teams
* Please indicate on your registration form if you need a boat provided for you. A limited number of kayaks and canoes are available. There is no time penalty for using personal boats this year.

More Information?
Feel free to e-mail or call 336-373-3741 with any questions or comments.

The Flying Frog Adventure Race is always seeking volunteers and race sponsors. If interested, please contact us using the information above.

Last updated: 1/5/2015 10:24:25 AM