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Sharing The Spoils

Raid In France – Medal Share 400 Team Naturex and Gravelibes Tri- DSN 74 Scott Hoka (25) share the silver medal of this Raid in France in Ardèche. Gravelines started the last MTB bike session at AT11/CP29 4 minutes ahead of 400 Team Naturex. Then, a chase to Cheylard camping …

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Raid In France Victory

Raid in France Winners – via Raid In France Live Site Lozère Sport Nature (15) wins this 9th edition of Raid in France. Fanny Fréchinet, Benjamin Monier, Nicolas Rambier and Maxime Brajon crossed the finish line, on Devesset lake, at 10:52 pm after 94 hours and 52 minutes of constant …

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Raid In France Ready To Fire – Preview

Ready For Raid in France – by Rob Howard of Sleepmonsters.com Teams are now registering for the 9th edition of Raid in France which will take place in the Ardeche Department, with the start and finish at Devesset Lake. This year there are 35 teams registered for the race, including …

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Duel In The Dunes – The Final Hours

This past 24 hours saw the leaders go straight into a head on head face-off which started at near first light sliding down the spectacular zipline. Off a “big” cliff and across the river seemed easy enough and fun I’m sure. But when Skylotec Adventure had to go back to …

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Charging Buffalo’s Break Field Apart

Day 2 of Expedition Africa has been a very exciting one. It focussed around leg 6, a 59km trek through Baviaanskloof. A mix of canyons, rocks, river crossings and long reeds (Grootrivier) to mask crossings adding to navigation challenge. All along with animals. Big ones. Baboons who like your food …

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Naturex Hold Strong

French team Naturex relented and held off in their battle for the win with Team FMR. What a final titanic struggle it was between these two. The last 24 hours neck to neck. Naturex had a few early stumbles on early in this face off but once the line was …

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Walking In the Clouds – A Mid Race Pinnacle

You have to love the stage names in this race. Yesterday we were heading into “Night with the Wolves” and thankfully it appears the bulk of the field has navigated this area without being bitten. They then headed into more a more motional stage of  ” I will survive” trek. …

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