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Cyanosis Triumph in Paraguay

The South African team Cyanosis delivered a powerful victory at the AR World Series Qualifier Expedición Guaraní in Paraguay.  Winning a prized qualification spot to the AR World Championship in August.  Clinton Mackintosh, Nicholas Mulder, Susan Carter-Brown and Rob Crichton dominated the race winning in 106 hours and 52 minutes. …

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The Heat is On!

Paraguay has turned up the heat for the AR World Series Qualifier Expedición Guaraní and it’s the South African’s of team Cyanosis who have stoked the fire. At 8am local time Race Director Gustavo Borgognon set 34 teams off on the first leg of the Expedicion Guarani, a 55km lake …

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Lost Bikes and Local Delicacies in Paraguay

Adventure racing teams have arrived at the small summer town of San Bernardino in Paraguay and are completing their pre race preparations for the ARWS Qualifier Expedición Guarani. The usual pre-race dramas have unfolded including all four bikes from French team DSN74 not arriving.  The race organisation have helped them …

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Tiki Tour Win in New Zealand

Announcing the winners of Godzone Adventure Race 2017, New Zealand Team Tiki Tour, comprised of Tom Lucas, Mike Kelly, George Lucas, and Floortje Grimmett. They finishing the Queenstown, New Zealand based race in three days, four hours, and 15 minutes. Tiki Tour was followed by 2nd place Yealands Family Wines …

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Adventure Racers Prepare for Godzone Chapter 6

Media Release from GODZone An impressive field of New Zealand and international teams will line up in Queenstown later this month for the sixth chapter of GODZone. Today the official team list for the 2017 event was unveiled on the GODZone website http://godzoneadventure.com/team-resources/team-list/ GODZone Race Director Warren Bates says it’s …

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Entries to ARWS China are now Open!

Entries are now open for ARWS China, June 2 – 11. The race will take place in the Altay region on the Mongolian border which is home to the nomadic tribes. With a $2,000 entry fee that includes accommodation, food and a $50,000 prize purse – entries are sure to …

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Xtrail Expedition China an International Success

26 international and 2 Chinese teams came to the far North Western Provence of Xinjiang for an expedition race of a lifetime.  It was the first AR World Series race in Asia and the fulfilment of Race Director Wei Jun’s lifelong dream of organising a non-stop expedition race in his …

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AR Meets Chinese Culture

The pre-race information warned teams to expect a cultural element in the Xtrail Expedition Race and rumours began to circulate it might be Yurt building or camel riding.  Race Director Wei Jun revealed it would have a compulsory 2 hour stop to make traditional noodles from scratch in the small …

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