ARWS Africa

 
The ARWS Africa Circuit is a collection of the best mid-distance adventure races in the Africa region.  Event organisers set unique courses to test athletes over 125-250km of non-stop day and night racing in the disciplines of trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, and navigation. Participating teams earn points towards their AR Regional Ranking and the winner of each round gains entry to the ARWS Africa Championship. The series winner of the Regional Championship gains and entry to the global Adventure Racing World Championship

ARWS Africa Calendar and Races

NAME: EXP Africa Bronkhorstspruit 120km
WEBSITE: http://www.addicted2adventure.co.za/package/exp-africa-120km-race-1-2021
FACEBOOK: https://fb.me/e/1Yl6jUr3i?ti=wa
DATES: 5-7 Feb 2021
LOCATION: Deales Rock, Bronkhorstspruit, Gauteng
DISTANCE: 120km
WINNING TIME: 12-24 hours
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 1.0 (points x 1)

NAME: Merrell Transkei Tuff
WEBSITE: www.aloeadventures.co.za
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/wonadventure/
DATES: 26-28 Feb 2021
LOCATION: Coffee Bay, Wild Coast of South Africa
DISTANCE: 150km
WINNING TIME: 16-18 hours. Course open 28hrs
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 1.0 (points x 1)

NAME: Expedition Africa 500km
WEBSITE: http://www.kinetic-events.co.za/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/kineticeventsafrica/
DATES: New Date – 8 – 18 April 2021
LOCATION: Lesotho – The Kingdom in the Sky, Hotel Resort Afriski
DISTANCE: 500km
WINNING TIME: 3 days, course open 5 days
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 2.0 (points x 2)

NAME: EXP Africa Parys 120km
WEBSITE: http://www.kinetic-events.co.za/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/kineticeventsafrica/
DATES: 7-9 May 2021
LOCATION: TBC
DISTANCE: 120km
WINNING TIME: Winning team 12 hrs – open 24 hours
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 1.0 (points x 1)

NAME: EXP Africa Swellendam 120km
WEBSITE: http://www.kinetic-events.co.za/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/kineticeventsafrica/
DATES: 28-30 May 2021
LOCATION: TBC
DISTANCE: 120km
WINNING TIME: Winning team 12 hrs – open 24 hours
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 1.0 (points x 1)

NAME: EXP Africa Cape St Francis 120km
WEBSITE: http://www.kinetic-events.co.za/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/kineticeventsafrica/
DATES: 17-19 Sept 2021
LOCATION: Cape St Francis Resort
DISTANCE: 120km
WINNING TIME: Winning team 12 hrs – open 24 hours
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 1.0 (points x 1)

NAME: Africa Championship
WEBSITE: http://www.kinetic-events.co.za/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/kineticeventsafrica/
DATES: 5-7 Nov 2021
LOCATION: Lesotho
DISTANCE: 120km
WINNING TIME: Winning team 12 hrs – open 24 hours
REGIONAL RANKINGS: Competition Status of 2.0 (points x 2)