The first round of the 2016 AR World Series was dominated by teams from the United States, who took out the podium positions at the Maya Mountain Adventure Challenge (MMAC). Winning was team Adventure Medical Kits, followed by Happy Mutant Main Nerve in second and OWWWP’merica in third.
Joining the AR World Series this year, the Maya Mountain Adventure Challenge in Belize attracted an international roster of teams from Sweden, France, Norway, Colombia, Argentina, USA as well as a number of local Belize teams.
Team Captain of 4th placed Swedish team Outside Pearl Izumi said “I am very positive about our race in Belize and placing. Our team performed well in the hostile environment and it was great preparation for worlds in Australia”.
The Maya Mountain Adventure Challenge race is held every two years and the next edition is scheduled for early 2018.
Photos Credit Randy Ericksen.