FRA Rules and Kit
The Runner's Rules apply to runners in FRA-registered races and events - please read them carefully. Ignore point 6 regarding Juniors, as this is an over 18s race only. Please note that this is a winter Medium B race, so we require that runners are prepared to run with the ‘FRA Mandatory Minimum Kit’.
Long A, Medium A, Long B | FRA Mandatory Minimum Kit plus any additional kit specified by Race Organiser | FRA Mandatory Minimum Kit is listed below. Additional Race Organiser requirements may include, for example, a thermal layer, a bivvy bag, a torch, water etc.
Short A, Medium B, Short B, all category C races | As Race Organiser specifies | Best practice is to carry FRA Mandatory Minimum Kit, but specific requirements are at the Race Organiser’s discretion.
As above, depending on length of longest leg. | For relays, use the category of the longest leg for all legs.
Orienteering events and mountain marathons |
As above, depending on length of the shortest possible course. | For orienteering events and mountain marathons, use the shortest possible course which would complete the event.