1- Tools kit

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  • Needs to be adapted to your bike
  • Split the big pieces with your teammates, e.g.: Compressor.
  • Test your kit at home before leaving!
  • Don’t forget: chain link and a some bolts hold together with Duct Tape

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  • Vise Grip: Replace a lever or holds a bolt that threads are damaged

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2- Flat kit

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  • Tire lever(s)
  • Patch kit (plug for tubeless)
  • Replacement tube (A 21″ fits in a 18 or 19 inches wheel)
  • Manuel pump
  • Pressure gauge (a good manual pressure on the tire can do the job)
  • When there is no stand on the bike, use your imagination

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3- First aid kit

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  • Kit size in function of the travel time and distance
  • First aid training is highly recommended

4- Fuel

Missing fuel in the woods is not very fun! People that doesn’t have a big fuel tank (-125km) needs to bring more fuel. We suggest you to bring a container made specially for bringing fuel as the one on the picture below. You can buy one that will be given to you on the first day of the rally by clicking here.

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5- Knife/Saw

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  • hunting knife
  • Leatherman
  • Swiss knife
  • Saw: Foldable, w/ Chain. Trees often falls in the woods, avoids detours and helps to get out a bike in problem

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6- Liquid Welding

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  • Quick Steel

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  • J-B Weld

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  • Resists to oil

 

7- Flashlight

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  • Durable
  • LED: will work longer and often smaller
  • Head light: leaves your hands free

 

8- Duct Tape

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  • Always useful
  • You don’t need to bring the whole roll, you just need to do a smaller roll for your need

 

9- Tie-Wrap

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  • Can be hold on the bike frame

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10- Matches

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  • Waterproof
  • Lighter
  • Fire starter

 

11- Water

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  • 10-20 days without food
  • 2-5 days without water
  • Hydratation bag that can be used also as a backpack
  • Tabs
  • Water filter

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Other

  • Mosquitos oil: Watch out with DEET
  • Rain suit
  • Granola bar or energy bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Chemicals (clutch, brake, engine oil)
  • Whistle
  • Compass
  • Survival blanket