Expedition Africa

The Adventure Racing World Championship Goes to Africa for the first time in 2023

The Eastern Cape of South Africa will host the 2023 Adventure Racing World Championships

The 2023 Adventure Racing World Championship will be hosted by Expedition Africa, and held in the Kouga region of the Eastern Cape of South Africa in October. The race will be the 18th Adventure Racing World Championship, and the first to be held on the African continent. The 700km race …

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Expedition Africa Reaches New Heights in The Kingdom in the Sky

Expedition Africa, the second race in this year’s Adventure Racing World Series, visited the landlocked and mountainous African Kingdom of Lesotho, and it was a race which will go into adventure racing legend. The week-long event took competitors from 11 countries to new levels of endurance and achievement on a …

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A Journey Through The Kingdom in the Sky – Lesotho Welcomes Expedition Africa

D-Day is here for the teams and Race Directors of ‘Expedition Africa’, who have waited for 2, long years for the 10th edition of their expedition adventure race to take place. Lesotho, The Kingdom in the Sky’, is set to welcome teams, volunteers, media and referees from 19 nations, who …

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The Adventure Racing World Series – Exploring Our World

There are many different sporting World Series, but for the chance to experience landscapes and cultures first hand, and to really explore somewhere new, nothing comes close to the Adventure Racing World Series.ARWS 2020 includes 10 destinations across the globe, spanning 6 continents and including some locations on every adventurers …

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Sailing Adventures in Paradise – Expedition Africa Rodrigues

Adventure Racing tests endurance, outdoor skill and team work by putting teams into new situations and locations, where they can explore and adapt to new challenges. The best races take teams to places they could only have dreamt of and ask them to try new skills and to find it …

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Follow Expedition Africa LIVE – Starting 1st September 2019

Follow Expedition Africa live at http://www.kinetic-events.live Social Media coverage by the race organiser at https://www.facebook.com/kineticeventsafrica/ and https://www.instagram.com/expafrica/ and https://twitter.com/kineticeventsZA Other coverage available at: Sleepmonsters Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/SleepMonsters/ Sleepmonsters.com – https://www.sleepmonsters.com

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The End is Nigh – EA2018

Preparations for the Expedition Africa 2018’s closing ceremony is in full swing, whilst the remaining 14 teams of the 52 make their way to the finish line at Letsatsi Lodge. Over the past 24 hours, 38 teams have completed this year’s gruelling 560km course, all bearing smiling faces as they …

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Russians crowned champions of Expedition Africa 2018

Team Blizzard proved themselves as champions crossing the finish line at 07h50 this morning, completing the gruelling 560km adventure race in 94h55m. The Russian team showcased their worth, racing incredibly well over the past 4 days. A combination of brilliant navigation and perseverance on their final legs helped retain their …

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Who will Finish First?

As the sun set on day 3 of Expedition Africa, clouds rolled in, threatening to storm over a very dry Namaqua West Coast. Temperatures have dropped throughout the day and are expected to continue throughout the night, reaching a chilly 14°C tomorrow.  The region has experienced months of drought and …

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Day 2’s Challenges Expedition Africa

Day two of Expedition Africa – Namaqua West Coast presented its own set of challenges as teams prepared themselves for the daunting 198km cycle ahead.  Already, these athletes have endured over 36 hours of non-stop racing and the navigational element of this year’s 560km race continues to challenge teams as …

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