4/29 UPDATE

EYB is Tomorrow 4/30 in Tucheng by Dingpu MRT – Getting There Reminder

THERE IS NO PARKING AT THE VENUE OR WITHIN 500 METERS of the VENUE – SEE IMAGE BELOW FOR THE NO PARKING ZONE.會場與會場周圍500公尺禁止停車。請看以下地圖,紅線路段嚴禁停車。

We highly recommend taking the MRT to Dingpu Station (end of the blue line) and walking to the start line. See map below for directions. 我們鼓勵大家儘量利用捷運(頂埔站),然後步行到會場。請參考下方地圖。

Race Time, Location Reminder, and Getting There Info比賽地點及交通資訊

The race is located in Tucheng at Miaojie Temple, walking distance from Dingpu MRT station – about 15 min walk. There is no parking at the venue but if you absolutely need to drive then there is some street parking close to the MRT station. 比賽集合出發點為新北市土城區妙覺寺前廣場,由捷運頂埔站步行約15分鐘,會場無法停車,建議搭乘大眾運輸交通工具如果非得開車請停在捷運站附近

Event Date: Saturday April 30

比賽日期為4/30禮拜六

Venue Address 活動會場地址: • 236新北市土城區中央路四段14號大暖坑 •

236, Taiwan, New Taipei City, Tucheng District, Section 4, Zhongyang Rd, 14號大暖坑 • Location (google map): Miaojie Temple,Race Day

Location 地點:https://goo.gl/maps/9UazaeJxLsufdNAg9

Schedule Reminder for Saturday 4/30比賽日期為4/30禮拜六

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM Registration Pack Pickup for out-of-town participants

7:00 AM – 7:45 AM Bag Drop off

7:30 AM – Warm-up

7:50 AM Final Pre-Race Instructions

8:00 AM 23 KM Trail Race Starts

8:30 AM 13 KM Trail Race Starts

8:45 AM 7 KM Fun Run/Hike Starts

11:00 AM Lunch is Served

12:00 PM Award Ceremony

4/30 活動日

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM 選手物資領取(非居住於比賽區域選手)

7:00 AM – 7:45 AM 開放寄放

7:30 AM 暖身

7:50 AM 賽前最後說明

8:00 AM 23KM 選手出發

8:30 AM 13KM 選手出發

8:45 AM 7KM 健行/尋寶選手出發

11:00 AM 午餐供應

12:00 PM 頒獎典禮


探索你的後花園 – 最新訊息
Hello Runners, hope you’re all as excited as we are about this year’s event. As the race date nears we wanted to share a couple of updates with you:
跑友們,今年的比賽即將到來,相信大家都很期待吧!以下是最新的活動訊息:
Race Pack Pickup Info Location and Times
領取物資地點時間資訊
Race Time, Location Reminder, and Getting There Info
比賽地點及交通資訊
Covid-19 Notice
注意事項
Recommendations for Runners and Course Download
跑者注意事項及路線圖下載
Race Pack Pickup Info 領取物資
Packets must be picked up in person at the Zhonghe Decathlon Store Activity Center on Thursday or Friday prior to the race. Out of town participants can pick up their packs on race day at 6:30AM – 7:30AM.
比賽物資需由本人領取,領取地點為中和迪卡農,於賽前週四或週五領取,如為外縣市跑者可於比賽當日早上6:30-7:30於起跑處領取。
All participants must provide a signed up copy of the waiver form. Copies will be available at pickup, however, if you’re picking up on behalf of others, they must download (DOWNLOAD FORM) and fill in the form so you can submit it on their behalf.
You can find your bib number here: http://backyard.run/participants
每位參賽者均須填寫免責聲明書,物資領取處將會提供,但若要請人代領,請先上網下載列印並簽名(DOWNLOAD FORM)
若要查詢號碼布號碼可於此查詢 http://backyard.run/participants
Decathlon Store location:
No. 228, Section 2, Zhongshan Rd, Zhonghe District, New Taipei City, Taiwan 235
中和迪卡農地址
235新北市中和區中山路二段228號
Packet Pickup Time 物資領取時間:
4/28 12 noon to 8 PM
4/29 12 noon to 8 PM
4/28 週四 中午12點-晚上八點
4/29 週五中午12點-晚上八點
Race Time, Location Reminder, and Getting There Info
比賽地點及交通資訊
The race is located in Tucheng at Miaojie Temple, walking distance from Dingpu MRT station – about 15 min walk. There is no parking at the venue but if you absolutely need to drive then there is some street parking close to the MRT station.
比賽集合出發點為新北市土城區妙覺寺前廣場,由捷運頂埔站步行約15分鐘,會場無法停車,建議搭乘大眾運輸交通工具如果非得開車請停在捷運站附近
Event Date: Saturday April 30
比賽日期為4/30禮拜六
Venue Address 活動會場地址:
236新北市土城區中央路四段14號大暖坑
236, Taiwan, New Taipei City, Tucheng District, Section 4, Zhongyang Rd, 14號大暖坑
Location (google map): Miaojie Temple,
Race Day Schedule Reminder for Saturday 4/30
比賽日期為4/30禮拜六
6:30 AM – 7:30 AM Registration Pack Pickup for out-of-town participants
7:00 AM – 7:45 AM Bag Drop off
7:30 AM – Warm-up
7:50 AM Final Pre-Race Instructions
8:00 AM 23 KM Trail Race Starts
8:30 AM 13 KM Trail Race Starts
8:45 AM 7 KM Fun Run/Hike Starts
11:00 AM Lunch is Served
12:00 PM Award Ceremony
4/30 活動日
6:30 AM – 7:30 AM 選手物資領取(非居住於比賽區域選手)
7:00 AM – 7:45 AM 開放寄放
7:30 AM 暖身
7:50 AM 賽前最後說明
8:00 AM 23KM 選手出發
8:30 AM 13KM 選手出發
8:45 AM 7KM 健行/尋寶選手出發
11:00 AM 午餐供應
12:00 PM 頒獎典禮
Covid-19 Notice
Please ensure to keep an eye on the announcement section on the website, which includes our Covid-19 safety plan. All participants and people accompanying them must:
Must follow the government restrictions set forth by the CDC, especially with regards to isolation requirements due to exposure.
Must not come to the event if they are not feeling well or exhibit symptoms.
Will check in upon entering the venue.
Will be checked for high temperature and not allowed entry if temperature exceeds 37.5 C
Must wear mask in the venue before and at the start of the race.
注意事項
請密切注意我們的最新疫情相關公告,本活動將遵循各項安全規範,除比賽期間外請全程佩戴口罩,如有任何不適請勿參賽,當日將測量體溫,若高於37.5°將禁止參加活動。
Rules, Course Download & Recommendations
比賽規則及注意事項
The number one rule is always SAFETY!! That means your safety and those around you including other runners and the hikers that we share the course with. Please be respectful when passing and allow others to pass. All runners must also follow the Rules as set forth on our website.
安全第一! 包含參賽選手本人的安全及您身邊的所有人,登山客及其他跑者,要超車借過時請尊重其他人及注意安全,請遵守所有安全規定!
Please familiarize yourself with the course, especially for the 23k and 13k distances. We recommend you DOWNLOAD the GPX to your watch or to your smartphone prior to starting the race. The courses will be marked with red and white – Beast Runner Logo ribbons and some ground markings.
請下載並熟悉路線GPS至您的手機及手錶,尤其是23k及13k 組跑者,比賽路線將以白紅色(跑山獸)布條標記,地面也會有部份標記。
Note: 23k distance runners will be automatically switched to 13k if they don’t make it to CPA by 9:30AM (approximately 6k in 1.5 hours).

注意:23公里組的參賽者,如無法在9:30AM 抵達CPA,將會被自動轉成13公里組 (約1小時30分完成6公里)

在比賽見!
See you all the race!
Tom/Will from Runivore & Petr/Eva from Beast Runners


2021 Explore Your Backyard Postponed to April 30, 2022
比賽期延後至2022年的4月30日星期六

Dear Explore Your Backyard 2021 Participants,

Due to the continued Covid-19 situation we have decided to postpone the Explore Your Backyard 2021 Edition. We simply don’t have enough certainty that the race will be allowed to continue, furthermore we want to ensure we can deliver a true EYB experience and that simply won’t be possible with the shadow of Covid-19 hanging over us.
The new proposed date is Saturday, April 30th, 2022. Same location: Tucheng, New Taipei City.

親愛的探索後花園參與者們
由於近期新冠肺炎疫情發展,我們無法保證能夠如期舉辦,在疫情期間也不能完整的讓大家體驗到探索後花園的精髓,因此我們很遺憾地決定將把我們的賽期延後至2022年的4月30日星期六,地點依舊為新北市土城區。

We understand that due to these circumstances, some of you may not be able to attend the event and may wish to cancel your registration. We’ve prepared a form so you can let us know your decision.

NOTE: Please let us know your decision by September 12 if you wish to cancel your registration, if we don’t hear back from you, your registration will be transferred to the new date.
我們了解比賽改期後可能有些跑者將無法參與並需要取消參賽,請填寫我們準備的問卷表格來讓我們知道你的決定

注意⚠️如要取消請在9/12 前填完問卷表格!如果逾期我們將視為你願意接受延期並繼續參加明年的比賽

Please follow the link at the bottom of this email to select one of the following options:

  1. Keep your registration for the new date.
  2. Cancel your registration and receive a refund. Please note that there will be a 100 NTD fee per participant to cover the transfer and administrative fees. Payments will be made before September 30th.

Explore Your Backyard Postponement/Cancellation Form:

請點選此信件最後的聯結來填寫表單
選項如下
1.接受延期並繼續參加比賽
2.取消參加並退費,請注意我們將扣除100元的行政手續費,我們將於9/30前完成退款

[Explore Your Backyard Postponement/Cancellation Form]

We appreciate your understanding, and hope to see you in April.

Remember to stay safe and stay fit – Explore Your Backyard Team

我們感謝您的支持與諒解,並期待在明年四月看到您!
疫情期間記得安全健康第一,並記得多運動唷!

探索後花園團隊至上


Please note, the safety announcement from last year still holds true for our 2021 event.

活動安全措施

對參加者之限制

以下規範和限制適用於本活動的參賽者,工作人員和志願者。

  1. 禁止任何海外人員參加活動。本賽事已經聯繫了台灣以外的參加者,將其今年的參賽權順延至明年的「2021探索你的後花園」。
  2. 若參加者在活動的前14天內有到過被認定為2級或3級旅遊警戒的國家或地區,禁止參與本賽事,並依規定向政府通報相關人員。
  3. 禁止當天額溫高達37.5度或以上的人員參加本賽事。
  4. 建議活動當天不要有家人或親友陪同。

比賽裝備提領之規範

  1. 參加者和工作人員在領取裝備時應配戴口罩。
  2. 參加者領取裝備前應先使用本賽事提供的消毒劑進行手部殺菌。
  3. 參加者應儘量在非高峰時間(午餐或傍晚)領取裝備,以避免人員的密集接觸。
  4. 參加者應攜帶簽好名的免責聲明書(下載網址:www.event.beast.run/waiver)

賽前(進入比賽場地之前)之規範

1.   在比賽開始前的一週,所有參賽者、工作人員和志願者必須進行自我觀察,如果發現類似感冒的症狀應留在家中。

2.   所有乘坐公共交通工具參加活動的參加者必須沿途佩戴口罩。

3.   所有參加者在進入會場之前都會進行額溫測量,任何達到37.5度或以上的人員將禁止進入會場。

4.   所有參加者進入會場後應立即洗手或使用消毒劑。

5.   建議不要與朋友握手,推薦使用瓦肯舉手禮(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vrXKlO2Jbw

6.   建議在比賽開始之前都配戴口罩,並保持其他參加者一定的距離。

賽事期間 – 檢查站

1.   建議參賽者自備水和補給品。

2.   加水站只能由配戴口罩和手套的工作人員操作。

3.   補給品將採取能量棒和整個水果的形式,以最大程度減少人與食物的交互。

4.   檢查站設備將定時消毒。

5.   時間紀錄使用錄影和RFID完成,不會透過觸摸晶片。

賽後 – 比賽場地

1.   所有參賽者都將收到比賽後的小禮包,其中包括獎牌,完賽禮和點心,主辦單位人員不會將獎牌掛在參賽者身上。

2.   最後的時間紀錄將透過RFID和備份資料來完成,不會觸碰到參賽者。

3.   活動結束後,所有參賽者均應立即洗手或消毒雙手。

4.   建議不要在活動結束後逗留賽場。

不符合資格或無法參賽的參加者

對於選擇不參加比賽或由於旅行限制而被禁止參加的人員,可以在提領裝備過程中領取包括完賽禮在內的比賽裝備。

Explore Your Backyard and COVID-19

We understand and share the concerns of people around the world and specifically in Taiwan regarding the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. We are committed to the health and well-being of all of our participants and their families. 

We also recognize that the situation is dynamic and evolves each day. To the greatest extent possible, Explore Your Backyard will be implementing the following preventive measures and controls to ensure the health and safety of our runners, race volunteers, and staff. This plan has been put in place in accordance with the guidelines published by the Center of Disease Control Taiwan with regards to large gatherings. 

We continue to monitor the events on the ground and reserve the right to further modify these plans and if necessary take action that’s in-line with the health and safety of all involved. 

SAFETY PLAN

Participant Restrictions

The following rules and restrictions are being applied to the participants, staff, and volunteers for the event.

  • No overseas participants are allowed to participate in the event. We’ve contacted participants from outside of Taiwan and have canceled their participation in this year’s event with a rollover option to participate in the next Explore Your Backyard event. 
  • No one who has traveled overseas to any of the countries identified as Level 2 or Level 3 threat within 14 days of the event are able to participate in the event. We will report any participants to the authorities who attempt to participate in the event despite having recently traveled to a threat area. 
  • No one who is shown to have a temperature reading of 37.5 forehead reading or higher will be allowed to participate in the event. 
  • We recommend runners do not bring family members to the event. 

Race Pack Pickup

  • Participants and staff will wear masks during pack pickup. 
  • Participants should use the provided sanitizer prior to picking up their pack. 
  • Participants should try and come for pickup during non-peak hours (lunch or late evening) so that we try to keep congestion to a minimum. 
  • The finisher gift and medal will be included in the race pack at the time of pickup.
  • Participants should bring a signed entry disclaimer: www.event.beast.run/waiver

Before Race (before entry to venue)

  • In the week prior to race start, all race participants, staff and volunteers must conduct self observation and if show any flu like symptoms should stay home. 
  • All participants taking public transportation and buses to the event must wear masks on the way to the event. 
  • Everyone participating in the event will have their temperature measured prior to entering the venue. No one who is shown to have a temperature reading of 37.5 forehead reading or higher will be allowed to participate in the event. 
  • All participants should wash their hands or use sanitizer immediately after entering the venue. 
  • It is recommend not to shake hands with friends (Use Vulcan salute instead, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vrXKlO2Jbw)
  • It is recommend to wear a face mask before the race starts and keep distance between participants. It’s a long race there will be time to catch up to the leaders. 

During The Run – Checkpoints

  • It is recommended for runners to bring their own water supply and energy supply for the event. 
  • The water refilling stations will only be operated by dedicated servers wearing masks and gloves. 
  • Energy supplies will take the form of energy bars and whole fruit to minimize interaction with the food. 
  • Food serving stations will be sanitized often. 
  • Timing will not be done by touching chips, it will be done visually and through the use of RFID. 
  • All runners must wear their bib on the front. It must be clearly visible for visual inspection. Runners should slow down at time checkpoints and especially at the finish line. 

After the Run – Venue


Non-eligible or Non-running Participants

  • All runners will receive a post-race packet with their medal, finisher gift and snack already packed. Organizers will not be placing medals on individual runners. 
  • Timing at the finish will be done via RFID and by writing for backup. No touching of runners. 
  • All runners should wash and or sanitize their hands immediately after the event. 
  • It is recommended not to linger after the event. 

For those participants who choose not to participate in the event, or who have been disallowed to participate due to travel restrictions, they will be eligible to pick up their race pack including post race gift during packet pickup.