The ARWS Regional Circuit is a collection of the best mid-distance adventure races in each global region. Event organisers set a unique course to test athletes over 125-250km course 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 an entry to the ARWS Regional Championship. The winner of the Regional Championship gains and entry to the Adventure Racing World Championship
The ARWS Qualifiers in each region are included in both the Regional Circuit and World Qualifier Circuit.