The Race

The Wellcome Team FEAR Junior Challenge is an adventure race for young people aged between 8 and 18.  It is held in Discovery Bay at the end of November every year.

Teams swim, run, mountain bike, coasteer, jump into water and solve puzzles around Discovery Bay.

An important part of the Race is the sponsorship that competitors raise for the charity Youth Outreach.  For the last few years we have been able to give over HK$100,000 to the Charity.

There are three age groups with the following categories:

Juniors (Teams of 3)
Under 9 (aged 8 on the day of the race)
Under 10 (aged 9 on the day of the race)
Under 11 (aged 10 on the day of the race)
 
Intermediates (Teams of 2)
Under 12 (aged 11 on the day of the race)
Under 13 (aged 12 on the day of the race)
 
Seniors (Teams of 2)
Under 14 (aged 13 on the day of the race)
Under 16 (aged 15 or under on the day of the race)
Under 19 (aged 18 or under on the day of the race)

 

  



Latest News

Saturday, 20th September 2014

Team FEAR Registration Full for Juniors and Intermediates
We have filled all the places currently available across Juniors and Intermediates for this year's Race but if you were not successful, please register your team's details in the waiting list and we will contact you if a place becomes available.  It is highly likely that we will offer further team places over the next few weeks as there are always withdrawals.

There are still some team places remaining for Senior Teams (U14, U16 and U19).  Click HERE to register.

If you were successful in registering you will have received a payment confirmation email from PayPal.  You will not receive a confirmation from TEAM Fear today.  We will send out individual team confirmations as soon as we can later this week.

Waivers and Sponsorship
This year we are streamlining the waiver process by using an electronic Waiver system.  Please click HERE to complete the Waiver.  

Parents and competitors must read the Team FEAR Race Rules.  Click HERE to read them.

We also request that competitors raise sponsorship money for our nominated charity Youth Outreach.  The sponsorship form, along with any money raised, should be returned after the Race once all monies have been collected in.  Click HERE to access the form.

Marshals
If you haven't already done so, please register your marshals by clicking HERE.

 

Saturday, 20th September 2014

PayPal Registration for Team FEAR 2014 is now open.

To register for this year's Team FEAR Race you need to submit your payment through the relevant PayPal forms below.  Note: you do not have to have a PayPal account - PayPal accepts credit card payments.

Junior Team Payment

Intermediate Team Payment

Senior Team Payment

Registration is by team not by individual member so you only need to pay once per team.

If your payment is successful, you will receive a payment confirmation email from PayPal.  You will NOT receive a confirmation email from Team FEAR today.  We will send out a confirmation with your team details later this week.

If PayPal registration is full for your age category, please add your team's details to the waiting list and we will contact you as soon as a place in your age group becomes available.

Wednesday, 10th September 2014

We are aware that a number of families are still organising their teams and in order to give everyone more time, we are delaying payment registration until Saturday 20th September.

We will open Payment Registration through PayPal on Saturday September 20th at 10:00am.  We will open a PayPal form link on the front page of our website at that time.

You will need your registration reference and the names of the competitors.  

Registration is by team not by individual member so you only need to pay once.  The fee for a team of two is $700 and a team of three is $1050.  Please note:  it is not possible to pay by cheque or cash.

Sunday, 31st August 2014

This is a quick reminder to get your teams organised and pre-registered before the second weekend of September (13/14) when we will be opening formal registration via PayPal.

Keep a careful note of your registration reference and you will also need to enter the names of the competitors.

We will notify you of the exact date and time when PayPal Registration will open nearer the time.

Sunday, 22nd June 2014

Pre-registration 2014

We are now open for pre-registration for this year's Team FEAR Challenge which will take place on Sunday 16th November.

Registration can be done at your leisure - the order in which teams register does not matter.   You can click HERE for the online form.

As part of your registration you will be sent a registration reference number along with the details of your team's registration.

In September (we will send you the exact date and time in advance) we will open our PayPal payment form and teams will need to pay and enter their team reference.  As soon as the maximum number of teams have registered we will close our PayPal payment form and people who missed payment will be able to register instead on a waiting list on the website.

Please note, you do not need to make any payments until September.  We will only be accepting PayPal payments this year.  No cash or cheques.  
 

Age cut-off changes

We have altered the cut-off date for the different age groups.  We have moved the cut-off date to the end of the year (31 December) to bring it more in line with schools in Hong Kong.

For example, if a competitor turns 10 any time during the year up to and including 31 December, they will qualify for the Under 11 age category.

For this year's race, we will accept competitors aged 8 or over on 31 December 2014 (and under 19).  As in previous years, we will not be accepting 7 year olds.
 

Sponsorship Opportunities!!!

Dear Key Decision Makers!

As you know the Team FEAR Junior Challenge is the largest race of its kind for young people and is well established now in its 13th year! 

Team FEAR are always keen to find additional sponsors to support our unique and worthy event that raises money for the local charity Youth Outreach www.youthoutreach.org.hk.

Depending on your available budget we have opportunity for logo and brand placement on all our race and also website collateral.

These race collateral opportunities include basic logo placement on our race shirts all the way up to unique starting and finishing line banners and award ceremony backdrop.

All financial support towards our race can be officially receipted by Youth Outreach and so be a legitimate tax allowable expense.  For more information please contact us at info@team-fear.com.

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