Team up for the 5 person relay or tackle the entire 50km as a solo participant. All 5 legs will start and finish in the main cross country stadium. Each leg has been graded for level of difficulty by adding distance to the total elevation gain. The most difficult (Leg 1) has been rated at 5 Claws on the scale while Leg 5 received a rating of 1 Claw categorizing it it as the least difficult. The combined elevation gain of all 5 legs is a lofty 1,691 metres (5,547 feet).