2.0

Sponsored by Thermatech

25, 26 April 2020

ABOUT

The Backyard Brute is back by popular demand!

What's new;
- The event is held over 2 days
- We have added a cycle category
- Major prize $250 Thermatech Prize Pack (everyone entered will go in the draw)

A pay what you want event too! Any money received will cover registration fees, admin, prizes and trophies.

1km, 2km, 3km, it doesn’t matter the distance, get out and about in your backyard and show us what you got. Encourage those in your bubble to be apart of it too! They might want to be a directional or drink station marshal 🥳

Just remember, your course has to be on your section of land that you own or are renting.

Are you in?

- Furthest distance running (proof of run)
- Longest time on feet (proof of run)
- Furthest distance Cycling (proof of cycle)
- Longest time on bike (proof of cycle)
- Fancy Dress (Facebook Proof)
- Most creative course (Strava Map or something similar)
- Random prizes (everyone entered will go in the draw)

- Returning Participants go in the draw to win a $150 Thermatech Prize Pack

GET CREATIVE

There will be a prize for the most creative course, need some inspiration? Check out a few of the course maps from the last Brute.

p.s obviously your course will be in your yard 🤟

Frequently asked questions

Where can I do my activity?


Get out and about in your backyard and show us what you got. It must be your section of land that you are currently living at; this includes your driveway even if it is shared.




Do I have to prove that I have run?


Yes if you want to win prizes! Post your run/walk on the Backyard Brute Events Page . See prizes obove,




How can I record my activity?


There are plenty of options out there but one most commonly used is Strava.




What time does it start?


There is not neccessarly a start time but the event is from 12:30am Saturday. That means you can run anytime frrom 12:30am Saturday up until the finish time of 11:30pm Sunday.




How long do i have to run/walk/cyle for?


How ever long you like! 100m to 100km? It's up to you.




Prizes


How to win prizes;

You need to have posted your run by 12pm Monday 27th.

Random spot prizes

  1. Everyone entered will go into the draw to win some random prizes
  2. The draw will be done through random.org

Best Dressed

  1. Take a selfie of you in your best dressed
  2. Use the hashtag #bestdressedbrute2.0 and post to the Backyard Brute Facebook event page here

Longest distance traveled on feet

  1. Share your run/walk with us
  2. Use the hashtag #mosttraveledfeetbrute2.0
  3. Post to the Backyard Brute Facebook event page here
  4. We need to see your name a date and distance traveled

Longest time on feet

  1. Share your run/walk with us
  2. Use the hashtag #timeonmfeetbrute2.0
  3. Post to the Backyard Brute Facebook event page here
  4. We need to see your name, date, distance traveled and course

Longest distance traveled on bike

  1. Share your activity with us
  2. Use the hashtag #mosttraveledbiketbrute2.0
  3. Post to the Backyard Brute Facebook event page here
  4. We need to see your name a date and distance traveled

Longest time on bike

  1. Share your run/walk with us
  2. Use the hashtag #timeonbikebrute2.0
  3. Post to the Backyard Brute Facebook event page here
  4. We need to see your name, date, distance traveled and course

Most creative course

  1. Share your activity with us
  2. Use the hashtag #mostcreativebrute2.0
  3. Post to the Backyard Brute Facebook event page here
  4. We need to see your name, date, distance traveled and course




Toilets


I would hope you have access to this at your house. If not, we are sure you will figure this out. Good luck!




What time does it finish?


You need to have posted your results by 3pm




Do I need Facebook?


Yes, however we understand kids who have entered most likey won't have Facebook therefor we ask their parents or guardians to post their activity on their behalf.




Will me not saying I am going to the event on Facebook exclude me from winning any prizes?


In short no. We understand not everyone has facebook especially kids.





 

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