BODOW EVENTS

2nd Annual Labour Day Hill Challenge 2020

Friday 19th June

The venue for this event once again is in the Western Peninsula of Chaguaramas where the event starts at the beautiful Chaguaramas Golf Club in Bellerand Road. The event comprise a mixture of road, trail and river running/trekking whether you are a runner, an avid hiker or just a fit nature enthusiast.

This event comprises of (2) courses which is ideal for persons of varying fitness conditions. Details of the event routes are stated below. An attractive bling medal for each finisher of either event is given, trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers (male and female) of both events will be awarded, free giveaways will be given to participants based on criteria that will be mentioned as time goes along, beverages will be along the route for passing participants, Trail Marshals will be in the forest to assure participants safety, clear signage will be present on various parts of the route to assure you as to being on the right track, portable bathroom facilities along the route for your privacy and convenience, live entertainment and light refreshments (snacks, fruits, juices and waters) for finishing participants, tea plates and soft beverages on sale for supporters/families of the participants, convenient parking facilities for all at the start/finish venue.   

The ultimate vision towards this event is to promote healthiness, great adventure whilst in the forest, enjoyment from start to finish and most importantly, challenge yourself in accomplishing what you've ultimately set out to do.

Trail Routes

LONG ROUTE

Start from the Golf Club.

Trail up the steep "Archer's Hill" to Morne Catherine summit.

Trail downhill from the summit to the Macqueripe Trail.

Trail run/trek to Macqueripe Car Park.

DRINK STATION & BATHROOM FACILITY AT THE ENTRANCE TO

THE TRACKING STATION ROAD

Road run/trek up the popular Tracking Station Road.

Trail run/trek along the Tucker Valley Trail to the Bagetelle Junction.

Trail run/trek along the now Four Palmiste Trail to the junction leading to Covigne Trail.

Trail run/trek on Covigne Trail downhill to Covigne River.

River run/trek through Covigne Gorge to the top of the Arboretum.

DRINK STATION AT THE TOP OF NORTH COAST TRAIL ROAD

Road run/trek along the North Coast Trail Road onto Tucker Valley Road.

Road run/trek  onto Bellerand Road back to the Golf Club. FINISH.

SHORT ROUTE

Start from the Golf Club.

Trail up the steep "Archer's Hill" to Morne Catherine summit.

Trail downhill from the summit to the Macqueripe Trail.

Trail run/trek to Macqueripe Car Park.

DRINK STATION & BATHROOM FACILITY AT THE ENTRANCE TO

THE TRACKING STATION ROAD

Road run/trek up the popular Tracking Station Road to the summit.

Trail run/trek to the summit Four Palmiste Hill.

Trail run/trek downhill to Samaan Park.

DRINK STATION AT SAMAAN PARK

Road run/trek on Tucker Valley Road.

Road run/trek onto Bellerand Road back to the Golf Club. FINISH.

Points to take careful note

Participants doing the LONG ROUTE

Officials will be position at the entrance to Archer's Hill.

Trail Marshals will be positioned inside Archer's Hill Trail.

Signage at the summit of Archer's Hill properly leading you on wards.

Signage at the entrance of the trail leading to Macqueripe Trail.

Proper trail markings all along the trail leading to Macqueripe Trail.

Signage at the top of Macqueripe Trail leading to Macqueripe Car Park.

Official at the Car Park leading you to the entrance to the Tracking Station Road.

Water and Bathroom Stop at the entrance to the Tracking Station Road.

Officials at the entrance to Tucker Valley Trail to separate participants doing the long and short routes.

Trail markings all along the Tucker Valley Trail.

Trail Marshals at the junction leading to Bagatelle Village to lead you on the right path.

Trail markings all along the Four Palmiste Hill Trail.

Trail Marshals at the junction leading to Covigne Village.

Trail markings all along that route to Covigne River.

River course run/trek all the way with proper trail markings along the way.

On to The North Coast Trail Road, signage along the way leading you to Tucker valley Road.

Water stop after the Arboretum.

Clear cut road all he way to Tucker Valley Road.

Officials at Bellerand Road to direct participants to the home stretch.

Participants doing the SHORT ROUTE

Officials will be position at the entrance to Archer's Hill.

Trail Marshals will be positioned inside Archer's Hill Trail.

Signage at the summit of Archer's Hill properly leading you on wards.

Signage at the entrance of the trail leading to Macqueripe Trail.

Proper trail markings all along the trail leading to Macqueripe Trail.

Signage at the top of Macqueripe Trail leading to Macqueripe Car Park.

Official at the Car Park leading you to the entrance to the Tracking Station Road.

Water and Bathroom Stop at the entrance to the Tracking Station Road.

Officials at the entrance to Tucker Valley Trail to separate participants doing the long and short routes.

Officials at the summit of Tracking Station to direct participants ahead.

At the junction at the summit of Four Palmiste Hill, signage to direct you to Samaan Park.

Trail marking throughout the trail leading you to Samaan Park.

Water Station at Samaan Park with officials to lead you to the home stretch.

Officials at Bellerand Road to direct participants to the home stretch.