The Ruckon Challenge is a low-key charity fund-raising ruck-race. The race will raise money for 4 charities nominated by theMill to provide assistance to veterans and their families.

These charities are:

At the completion of the race, the funds raised will be allocated according to the following percentages:

  • 1st prize - 40%
  • 2nd prize - 30%
  • 3rd prize - 20%
  • 4th prize - 10%

A nominated representative from each charity will race for a share in the funds raised.

Non-nominated racers are required to raise a minimum of $1,000 to participate in the race.

If the racer nominated by a particular trust wins a place in the race, the charity first prize will be donated to their charity for that place. If a non-nominated racer earns a place, that racer will be able to select which charity is allocated that place-prize donation.

Location: TBA

Distance: TBA

Weight: Males - 17.5kg*; Females - 14kg*

*Dry-weight (excludes water). Pack-weights will be weighed prior to the commencement and upon  completion of the race.

We will be announcing more information on the race in coming months. If you would like to register your interest to race, please email us at:

or go to our contact page.