Teams are battling horrendous weather on the final stages of the ARWS Qualifier race, Itera in Ireland as they make their final push to the finish line at Louch Leane near Killarney.
An outstanding performance by French team FMR has seen them leading for most of the race with Sweco Adventure Team from Sweden still within striking distance. Rachel’s Adventure is the highest ranked local Irish team currently in 6th position.
33 Teams started and only 10 are still completing the full course, which has been modified numerous times due to severe weather inc 90km/hr winds literally blowing people off their bikes.
An ARWS media team have been covering the race for a daily show called the Adventure Center. Watch these shows to get an understanding of the incredible feats of endurance and perseverance these teams are displaying along the West coast of Ireland. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCK5ccfaO44syJ0ghpIDRmyw
Follow teams on the final stages of the race through the live tracking at http://itera.ie/live/