What is the list of equipment required for my race?

Please view the Race Rules for a complete list of mandatory and recommended equipment the JBS / JBA / AHM.

The following mandatory equipment is required for both the JBS: 170KM and JBA: 130KM races:

  • 1 x pack for the carrying of the mandatory equipment.
  • A minimum water carrying capacity of 2 litres
  • Food reserve
    (Recommendation : 800kcal = 2 gels + 2 energy bars each of 65g each)
  • 1 x mobile / cellular smartphone:
    • international roaming allowing for its use in Oman or with a local sim card ;
    • Has the number visible and not masked ;
    • Has the event emergency number programmed into its memory ;
    • Keep the phone on at all times ;
    • Keep fully charged with a spare battery and/or charging pack ;
  • 1 x personal cup 15 cl (150ml) minimum ; (Bottles or flasks with lids will not be accepted)
  • 2 x torches in proper working order with spare cells/batteries for each torch ;
    (Recommendation : 200 lumens or more for the main torch)
  • 1 x survival blanket of 1.40m x 2m minimum ;
  • 1 x whistle ;
  • 1 x self adhesive elasticated bandage which can serve as a bandage or strapping ; (Minimum 100 cm x 6 cm)
  • 1 x warm second layer top with long sleeves (cotton excluded) of a weight of a minimum of 110g (Men’s size medium (M))
  • 1 x durable water repellant (DWR protection) windproof jacket ;
  • 1 x sunglasses
  • 1 x saharan cap / hat or any combination which completely protect the head and nape of the neck
  • High factor sun cream
  • Trail running shoes appropriate to abrasive terrain.
  • ID – passport/ID card
  • Proof of Personal Accident Insurance.
    (Insurance card or document with insurance details)

 

The following mandatory equipment is required for AHM race:

  • 1 x Pack for the carrying of the mandatory equipment.
  • A minimum water carrying capacity of 2 litres
  • Food reserve
    (Recommendation : 800kcal = 2 gels + 2 energy bars each of 65g each)
  • 1 x Mobile / cellular smartphone :
    • With international roaming allowing for its use in Oman or with a local sim card ;
    • Has the number visible and not masked ;
    • Has the event emergency number programmed into its memory ;
    • Keep the phone on at all times ;
    • Keep fully charged with a spare battery and/or charging pack ;
  • 1 x personal cup 15 cl (150ml) minimum ; (Bottles or flasks with lids will not be accepted)
  • A minimum water carrying capacity of 2 litres;
  • 2 x torches in proper working order with spare cells/batteries for each torch ;
    (Recommendation : 200 lumens or more for the main torch)
  • 1 x survival blanket of 1.40m x 2m minimum ;
  • 1 x whistle ;
  • 1 x self adhesive elasticated bandage which can serve as a bandage or strapping ; (Minimum 100 cm x 6 cm)
  • 1 x warm second layer top with long sleeves (cotton excluded) of a weight of a minimum of 110g (Men’s size medium (M))
  • 1 x durable water repellant (DWR protection) windproof jacket ;
  • 1 x sunglasses
  • 1 x saharan cap / hat or any combination which completely protect the head and nape of the neck
  • High factor sun cream
  • Trail running shoes appropriate to abrasive terrain.
  • ID – passport/ID card
  • Proof of Personal Accident Insurance.
    (Insurance card or document with insurance details)

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