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Raid Gallaecia

Inspiration and Adventure in Gallaecia

Raid Gallaecia takes place this May from the port of Viveiro, a town which has a great maritime heritage.  It is a place with a spirit of adventure too and that is epitomised by the race Patron Ramón Blanco. Born in the nearby village of Ourol, just 10k from Viveiro, …

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Raid Gallaecia Opens 20 Spots for 2019

Release by Raid Gallaecia 4 Sep 2018. Mariña Lucense, north of Lugo country in Galicia, Spain, will hold the Gallaecia Raid 2019. A new racing area never explored before in an adventure race, where mountain and sea join for an outstanding course for an adventure race which will include mountain …

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Naturex Hold Strong

French team Naturex relented and held off in their battle for the win with Team FMR. What a final titanic struggle it was between these two. The last 24 hours neck to neck. Naturex had a few early stumbles on early in this face off but once the line was …

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Walking In the Clouds – A Mid Race Pinnacle

You have to love the stage names in this race. Yesterday we were heading into “Night with the Wolves” and thankfully it appears the bulk of the field has navigated this area without being bitten. They then headed into more a more motional stage of  ” I will survive” trek. …

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Team Haglofs Silva Win the First Raid Gallaecia

Raid Gallaecia was the third round of this year’s Adventure Racing World Series and saw a return of expedition racing to Spain. The inaugural race attracted 23 teams from 12 nations to Gallaecia in the North West corner of Spain with visiting teams from Finland, the UK, Sweden, New Zealand, …

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