Mandatory Kit

  • waterproof jacket – must have attached hood
  • waterproof over-trousers
  • gloves
  • SPARE CLOTHING [only to be used if immobile and injured]
    • 2 long sleeved tops
    • hat (beanie type)
  • plastic survival bag (not a space blanket! MUST be approved by Race Director)
  • head torch and spare batteries (or spare torch)
  • map: the Harvey Maps Skye Trail XT40 map
  • compass
  • whistle
  • emergency food
  • co-adhesive bandage
  • fully charged mobile phone (pre-subscribed to 999 SMS service), MUST have a fully charged spare battery or power pack