๐๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ ๐ซ๐ž๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐ฌ๐ž: ๐“๐ก๐ž ๐†๐‘๐€๐€๐‹ ๐€๐๐ฏ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ž ๐‘๐š๐œ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ

The next race under ARWS – Adventure Racing World Series European Region is The GRAAL Adventure Race will take place on the 10th of September 2022 around Vallorbe (Vaud).
This multisport race is a combination of several disciplines such as mountain biking, running and kayaking in teams of 2 or 4. One of the most important skills in adventure racing is orienteering. Original surprise activities spice up the race and can bring bonus
time by calling on various skills.
4 race formats of varying length and difficulty are offered to participants:
๐†๐‘๐€๐€๐‹๐จ๐ฉ๐ข๐ง โ‡จ ๐š๐ซ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ ๐ค๐ฆ
For beginners who would like to discover adventure racing and enjoy multiple sports and surprise activities along the route, while orienteering. With a friend, a family member or child (special category โ€˜parent-childโ€™ from 9 years old)
๐ˆ๐ง๐ญรฉ๐†๐‘๐€๐€๐‹ โ‡จ ๐š๐ซ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐Ÿ’๐ŸŽ ๐ค๐ฆ
Made for confirmed adventure racers or any athletes who want to discover this discipline while having fun
๐†๐‘๐€๐€๐‹๐ฆ๐š๐ ๐ ๐ž๐๐จ๐ง โ‡จ ๐š๐ซ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ ๐ค๐ฆ
Made for athletes looking for a physical and fun challenge. With a teammate, discover a longer and more difficult track than the inteGRAAL. The race will require endurance and solidarity by combining multiple sports and surprise activities while orienteering.
๐ˆ๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ซ๐†๐‘๐€๐€๐‹๐š๐œ๐ญ๐ข๐œ โ‡จ ๐š๐ซ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“ ๐ค๐ฆ
This format will be the swiss set of the European ARWS Regional Series, perfect to discover long distance adventure racing. It offers a reasonable distance at affordable costs. The InterGRAALactic winner will be offered a place for the final european race
which will take place in Gallicia on the 8-9th of October 2022.
In other words, the GRAAL can be summed up as: nature, engagement, respect, friendship, endurance and autonomy and self-reliance.
Eco friendly and sustainable event
The GRAAL aims to be as eco-friendly and sustainable as possible. We commit to a Green Charter, by choosing our partners and sponsors for their sustainable and ethical approach, minimizing and sorting our eventโ€™s waste, buying and offering local and organic
products. Reducing the ecological footprint of such an event must be the result of a common approach and be supported by participants and supporters.
Discovering Vallorbe and surroundings
For this yearโ€™s edition, we will be back in Vaud, at Vallorbe, in the middle of lakes and mountains! Lovely surroundings with a lot of wild and authentic routes. We are welcoming 400 contestants from Switzerland and abroad and around 50 volunteers.
Stay tuned for more updates as race kick starts on 10 September 2022.

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