BANCHORY

BEAST

It all starts on the banks of Knockburn Loch, within the picturesque Scottish landscape near Banchory in the heart of Aberdeenshire. Don’t be fooled by the pretty heather and Scots pine setting, this Beast has a sting in its tail!

SLIDE N DUNK

GREASY WEASLE

THE CLAG

DUNKING BARRELS

BARBY CRAWL

TANGLE MCFANGLE

HIT THE WALL

PONTOON PARTY

BALE OUT

BIG CROSSING

ROPE BURN

THE TOWER

DANGLE MANGLE

BEAST DIP

SLIP SLOPE

HURDLE GURDLE

CLAY CLAG

BEAST TRAP

BEAST TRAP

BELLY BASHER

2017 OBSTACLE DESCRIPTION

1. BALE OUT

Straight out of the start grid and over three bale walls.

 

2. MUD SUCKER

This mud will suck the shoes off your feet!

 

3. HURDLE GURDLE

8 big hurdles in a row, starts easy, ends hard!

 

4. STAGS LEAP

Leap over these 6ft A-frame walls to start the mega hill climb.

 

5. HIND’S LEAP

Leap a 6ft high A-frame wall and dive into the forest.

 

6. FOREST FIGHT

An excruciating journey through the dense and dark forest.

 

7. ANKLE BITER

Dance between a 50m long matrix of ankle- to knee-height elastic rope.

 

8. BEAST BOG

Hold on tight to the rope and drag your whole body through mud soup.

 

9. BLACK HOLE

Climb into the darkness and force your way through these these flexible, body hugging black tubes.

 

10. LEG SCREAMER

A relentless set of hill climbs and descents on loose sand; your lungs will scream and your legs will burn.

 

11. FAWN’S LEAP

Escape the Leg Screamer over these 6ft A-frame walls.

 

12. LOG DRAG

Drag a big fat log by a rope and feel its brutal resistance!

 

13. GREASY WEASLE

Squeeze yourself head first down these pipes to meet a face full of icy loch water.

 

14. DUNKING BARRELS

Get your brain freeze on as you dunk into the loch under two huge floating pontoons.

 

15. BEAST TRAP

Escape the giant net pinning you down on the island.

 

16. FACE FULL

Get a face full of icy loch water delivered by two powerful water cannons.

 

17. THREE LITTLE PIGS

Climb over three solid walls awkwardly placed on a steep slope; they are only 5ft high but real pigs to get over.

 

18. HIT THE WALL

A vertical 12ft wall, no easy way over!

 

19. SQUIRREL SCRAMBLE

Scramble like a squirrel over huge cargo nets strung horizontally from the trees.

 

20. TANGLE MCFANGLE

Bend your body through a giant spiders web of rope and trees.

 

21. DANGLE MANGLE

Squeeze your body between two massive rollers.

 

22. HARSH MARSH

Brutally slow and difficult marsh crossing.

 

23. HAUL ARSE

Grab a rope and haul your arse up this super steep and muddy slope.

 

24. CLAY CLAG

Dunk yourself in the worlds thickest mud bath before slithering up a steep clay slope.

 

25. BARBY

Get your head down in the mud and crawl under low-slung barbed wire.

 

26. SANDBAGGED

BAG IT! Pick up a sandbag and sprint to the top of the hill and back.

 

27. SLIDE N DUNK

Shoot down the water slide and dunk into the loch.

 

28. PONTOON PARTY

Launch yourself like a seal over these floating pontoons.

 

29. SURPRISE

A new water-based construction that will leave you drained!

 

30. THE TOWER

Get to the top of the giant bale tower to celebrate your last obstacle!

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