The Rivette QUESTars Adventure Race Series

Isle of Purbeck, Dorset


All available kayak places for this adventure race on the 26 May have now been filled. If you've missed out on a kayak place, remember you can still take part in the Questars Duo adventure race (excludes kayaking option) - but you need to enter online soon as there aren't that many places left!

Race Background

The third adventure race in the 2012 Series sees Questars return to the Isle of Purbeck for the first time in four years for a one-day race.

The open chalk hills, heathland and woodlands that lie to the south of Poole Harbour make for stunning scenery and fantastic views. If you've never been to Purbeck you'll be bowled over by its beauty.  

Event Base

Purbeck Leisure Centre, Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PH

Facilities Available

Car parking, an indoor hall for briefings and prize giving, refreshments, toilets, changing rooms and showers.

Event Timings - Provisional

MASTERS (6 hrs)

0845 - Race pack collection opens
0915 - Event briefing (lasts approx. 15 mins)
1000 - Earliest start time
1630 - Latest finish time
1715 - Results and prize giving

NOVICES & DUO (5 hrs)

1000 - Race pack collection opens
1030 - Event briefing (lasts approx. 15 mins)
1115 - Earliest start time
1645 - Latest finish time
1715 - Results and prize giving


Further information on the event format is available here

Final details for this adventure race including team lists, race numbers and other specific information will be posted on the Questars website noticeboard and teams notified by email in the week prior to the event.

Entry Information

Entries for this adventure race are now open; enter online here...

Online entries close one week before race day if places haven't already sold out.

Questars adventure races are always popular and kayak places often sell out, so enter early to avoid missing out.

Extra Maps

Each team pack contains a course map printed on A3 waterproof paper pre marked with checkpoints. If your team would like extra maps these need to be purchased when you enter online.

Bike Hire

Bikes for this event can be hired locally. Cyclexperience are offering a special package for Questars competitors which includes bike, delivery, onsite support, post-ride maintenance and cleaning costs.

For further details and booking instructions, please see the cycle events page on the Cyclexperience website here.


If you are looking for accommodation before and or after this adventure race then the Purbeck area has a range of different accommodation options.

You can search for local accommodation on the Visit Dorset website here.

For further assistance please contact the Purbeck Tourist Information Centre, who will be happy to help you find accommodation, on 01929 552740 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


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