What are the Zeus Races?
Established in 2015, Zeus was created by two passionate OCR racers who wanted to bring their own energy and ideas together and create a special course of their own. They have gone on to design and build obstacles for many other events across the UK and overseas.
When and where are the events?
26th October 2019
Zeus OCR World Qualifying Race or General Entry – waves from 9am
Zeus Dogstacle Run – waves from 2pm
Zeus Halloween Run – waves from 4pm
Zeus Races, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Lount, LE65 1SD, United Kingdom
On the B587 Nottingham Road go past the rugby club on your left then slow down as you reach the chevrons as the entrance to Zeus is on the right, marked by banners.
What are the age limits for the events?
Minimum age for the all the events is six.
Can I volunteer to be a marshal?
Please contact us via the website for details of marshalling in exchange for an entry ticket.
How long is the course?
Main OCR Race – 7 km
Dogstacle – 7 km
Halloween Run – 5 km
What happens on the day?
Please aim to arrive 30 minutes before your pre-booked start wave to allow time for parking, registration and wave assembly. You will then be given a short safety briefing and warm up before getting started.
Can friends and family spectate?
Yes, friends and family are welcome to come along and entry is free.
Is there a bag drop?
This will be available for a small charge, all the proceeds will be passed on to one of our chosen charities.
Is there parking available?
Plenty of space will be available, please note that additional charges apply, payable on the day.
What do I need to bring with me?
Your ticket confirmation either on a device or printed out.
A change of clothes for afterwards as you will be wet and muddy!
Some money for parking and any refreshments and merchandise.
Is the event timed?
There is a timing clock and photos of all finishers crossing the line so a time will be recorded.
What are the rules about qualifying for the World Championships?
Zeus is the first qualifying race in 2019 and we have secured the following number of places by age range:
13 to 17 – ten places
18 to 24 – ten places
25 to 29 – ten places
30 to 34 – ten places
35 to 40 – ten places
41 to 45 – ten places
46 to 50 – ten places
51 to 55 – ten places
56 to 60 – ten places
60 and over – ten places
Can I cancel my entry?
Unfortunately this is not possible, you can however transfer to another person via the ticketing system.
I haven't received my ticket, what should I do?
First check your spam folder and that you are looking at the same email account under which you booked. Next contact us, as occasionally email addresses are entered incorrectly and if so we can check this and rectify.
Are there showers available?
We are not able to provide showers at this event.
Can I change my start time?
Yes, return to the ticketing system and transfer to an alternative start wave where there are spaces available.
Can I bring more than one dog to Dogstacle?
Yes, tickets are only required for the humans!
Can I buy Zeus merchandise?
We plan to have a selection of quality items available for purchase on the day or you can contact us via the website to order before the event.