For Team Loose Moose its been a stressful couple of hours after dropping both their passports into a deep sump full of dirty water inside the Clifton Caves. After spending quite some time diving under the murk unsuccessfully looking for them the team travelled through the caves (due to coldness/safety factor) and notified race management.
Each team on GODZone Chapter Five carries a yellow brick, it’s how we track them over the remote course. It also allows them to trigger an emergency button if they need urgent care, send back a “team okay” message and contact HQ with any other questions. Team 61 GEEKS used this function to ask what
USA Team Bones is out of contention in GODZone Chapter 5 after an injury has forced them out of the race late this afternoon. Bones team captain Roy Malone triggered the YB yellow brick tracker just after 4.30pm informing Race HQ by text one of their members was injured. Chris Barry has suffered lacerations and
We captured some awesome shots of the GODZone Chapter Five teams as they coasteered their way around the shoreline from Kaiteriteri to Stephens Bay. There were brave dives off the rocks, some questionable routes taken and a fair few competitors giving each other a helping hand.
The second stage saw GODZone Chapter Five teams head into the Richmond Range for some mountain biking action.
Watch the competitors set off from the start line this morning.