The Turf Games UK Winter Festival is back!
We are excited to be hosting the 2024 UK Winter Festival at the home of the Winter Turf Games - Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre. This venue will allow all athletes and spectators to enjoy the weekend in a state of the art facility - perfect for our Winter Festival, overlooking the private jet runway of Farnborough airport.
Heat times are now live. Click the relevant link below to find out when you and your team will be hitting the comp floor throughout the day. Please note these heat times may change slightly, so please check multiple times to ensure you have your times correct.
ELITE HEAT TIMES
Want to watch your friends, family, colleagues and gym mates take on the Turf Games workouts at the Winter Festival? Then purchase your spectator tickets on the link below. All Elite + Everyday teams compete on Saturday 17th and Intermediate teams on Sunday 18th.
DATE - Saturday 17th (Elite + Everyday teams) + Sunday 18th (Intermediate teams) February 2024
LOCATION - Farnborough International Exhibition Centre, Gate F, GU14 6TQ
TIMINGS - Athlete + Spectator arrival from 8.10am until 5.30pm each day. First heats 9.10am each day. Teams will compete across the day. If your first heat is 9.10am your last heat will be approximately 3.15pm. Podiums at 5pm
All teams will be Mixed teams of 6 athletes - 3 females + 3 males per team.
We will have divisions of
Team entry will go live Thursday 21st September at 9am UK time. This will be via the Team Aretas website. You will purchase the team, you do not need to know your 6 athletes or link them when purchasing the team. However, this will need to be done in the months leading into the event.
Team Entry will be £495 for a team of 6.
WHICH DIVISION SHOULD WE ENTER?
Please ensure you read both the tables and also the information in the link below. This will provide all the information and guidance around each division.
Please see below the movement standard tables. These are not comprehensive of all movements that may come up in the competition. The weights listed below are assuming you can perform 6-10 reps at that weight - they are not your 1 rep max lifts.
The dumbbell movements could be - squats, shoulder to overhead, hang clean and press or similar. Please note there will NOT be, in any division - muscle ups, HSPU, handstand walks, butterfly or kipping pull ups.
AKBS = American kettlebell swings / RKBS = Russian kettlebell swings
TTB = Toes to bar / STOH = Shoulder to Overhead.
WANT TO BRING YOUR COMMUNITY TO THE TURF
We want to encourage as many gyms and communities to bring a big crew to compete on the TURF ... we promise it will be the best weekend of fitness and fun you have had!
What better way to celebrate your community and all the hard work on the gym floor then on at the Turf UK Winter Festival '24 surrounded by thousands of others cheering you on.