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Raid in France


“Oh goodness, it’s the lost world.”  That’s what Louise Foulkes, co-director of the Adventure Racing World Series (ARWS) said when Raid in France organizers Nancy and Pascal Bahuaud approached her with the idea to host the ARWS World Championships in Reunion Island. Reunion Island, a region of France and the …

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Sharing The Spoils

Raid In France – Medal Share 400 Team Naturex and Gravelibes Tri- DSN 74 Scott Hoka (25) share the silver medal of this Raid in France in Ardèche. Gravelines started the last MTB bike session at AT11/CP29 4 minutes ahead of 400 Team Naturex. Then, a chase to Cheylard camping …

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Raid In France Victory

Raid in France Winners – via Raid In France Live Site Lozère Sport Nature (15) wins this 9th edition of Raid in France. Fanny Fréchinet, Benjamin Monier, Nicolas Rambier and Maxime Brajon crossed the finish line, on Devesset lake, at 10:52 pm after 94 hours and 52 minutes of constant …

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Raid In France Ready To Fire – Preview

Ready For Raid in France – by Rob Howard of Sleepmonsters.com Teams are now registering for the 9th edition of Raid in France which will take place in the Ardeche Department, with the start and finish at Devesset Lake. This year there are 35 teams registered for the race, including …

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Seagate Win Raid in France in the Pyrenees


Raid in France went ‘Back to Nature’ in the Pyrenees this year, delivering their traditional mix of tough and technical racing in exceptional scenery. This year 28 teams from around the world gathered at the town of Font-Romeu, among them the defending World Champions, Seagate, and the defending Raid in …

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Seagate Victorious at Raid in France


It’s a beautiful morning in Saint-Pierre-La-Mer for the finish of Raid in France 2016, where New Zealand team, Seagate, took first place at around 8:30 this morning.  The team was firmly set for a finish in the dark, but poor conditions in the sea forced the race to halt them …

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French White Water Relieves Aching Feet

With the ferocious, highest peaks of the Pyrenees at their backs, and a few hours of well deserved sleep, fifteen teams set off at first light on day 2 of Raid in France to navigate the short distance to CP 8 and the start of the Raft section.  In the …

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430km of Expedition Racing in France


The eighth edition of the AR World Series Qualifier, Raid in France has begun it’s 430km journey from the Pyrnees to Saint-Pierre-la-Mer on the shores of the Mediterranean sea The first leg was a massive 76km trek over the grand Carlit peak at almost 3,000m.  A time check on top …

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