ARWS Asia

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Asia Adventure Racing Gets Going with ARWS Regional Series

The AR World Series (ARWS) announces the launch of its regional series of adventure races throughout Asia.   First races are scheduled for next year in a number of countries in the region.  Adventure Racing teams will compete non-stop over 125km courses of mountain biking, kayaking, trekking, and navigation.  A …

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Adventure Racing World Series Announces Regional Circuits For 2020

Adventure Racing started with Raid Gauloises, a multi-day outdoor epic in extreme environments. Most sports start small and get bigger, longer, faster and harder over the years, but not adventure racing, that started with expedition racing, which is still the pinnacle of the sport. They are the races that get …

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The Adventure Racing World Championships 2019 in Sri Lanka Cancelled

The Easter terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka were both shocking and horrific. The huge loss of life suffered in bombed churches and hotels and the subsequent instability within the country have, of necessity, forced a reassessment of any visits to the country.  One consequence of the attacks is the decision …

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Malaysia to Host ARWS Demonstration Race This October

For Immediate Release The Yang di-Pertuan Agong, also known as the Supreme Head or the King of Malaysia, officiated and acknowledged the Adventure Race ( AR ) World Series Malaysia during the 100th Anniversary celebration of Fraser Hill ( a mountain resort in the state of Pahang ).  The AR …

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Expedition India – An Incredible Adventure

Expedition India – An Incredible Adventure The 2019 Adventure Racing World Series started on a high when Expedition India took place last week in the Himalayan foothills. The race began in Manali with teams setting off on their mountain bikes in freezing conditions between high banks of snow, and finished …

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Worlds Best Set Sights on Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has been a huge drawcard with teams from France, United Kingdom, South Africa, Czech Republic, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, Ecuador, China, Japan, Ireland, Canada, Switzerland, Belgium and USA signing up for the AR World Championship 2019. In addition to the worlds best, there is an unprecedented …

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Piecing Together The Adventure Racing World Championships in Sri Lanka

The Adventure Racing World Championship will be held in Sri Lanka in December this year. It is the first time this prestigious international event has been held in Asia, and when entries open on February 15th teams from all around the world will begin their journey to this vibrant and …

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Making of ARJ – First ARWS Event in Japan

Like all good things, the ARJ (Adventure Race Japan) was first conceived by a bunch of friends over a few drinks. The idea was to host an Adventure Race that both celebrated 20 years of Adventure Racing (AR) in Japan and attracted the Adventure Racing World Series (ARWS) to it’s …

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