WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

EXPEDITION AFRICA
KOUGA – 2023

Welcome to the Official Race Information Page for the World Championship 2023.
You'll find all the necessary details about the highly anticipated race of the year!


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WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

EXPEDITION AFRICA
KOUGA – 2023

Welcome to the Official Race Information Page for the World Championship 2023.
You'll find all the necessary details about the highly anticipated race of the year!


View Live Details View Social Updates

This is Expedition Africa!

Expedition Africa Adventure Race is a grueling and exhilarating multi-day endurance event that challenges teams of four to navigate through rugged African terrain using a variety of outdoor disciplines such as trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, and more.

With unpredictable weather conditions, wild animals, and extreme physical demands, this race requires participants to demonstrate exceptional teamwork, mental fortitude, and strategic planning to reach the finish line. Whether you're a seasoned adventure racer or a newcomer looking for the ultimate test of strength and endurance, Expedition Africa promises to be an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime.

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Expedition Africa 2023 - Resources

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to keep updated with all the trails, routes and event details.

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WORLD CHAMPION TEAMS OF 2023

109 OFFICIAL WORLD CHAMPION TEAMS


TEAM VIDARAID

400TEAM

SWEDISH ARMED FORCES ADVENTURE

E DOG AND THE JJ'S

BEND RACING / SKINDOCTOR USA

ANDES RACING ECUADOR UK

SAN JUAN AVENTURA

CHIPESTI

ENDURANCE

BRAZIL MULTISPORT

MERRELL SONGLINES

LUCKY

MERRELL

TIKI TOUR

TRUFFLE HUNTERS

NORTHERN ADVENTURE

4TheLoveOfBuschy

STRONG MACHINE

MOUNTAIN MAMMOTH AR

VERTICAL III OKIRA

NAMAQUA

BEACON ON SAFARI

ENDURANCELIFE RED

ANGIRU

SHNAZEN HAZEN

EASTWIND

CRAFTY DIVILS

ITACA AVENTURA. PENA GUARA

COSTA RICA PURA VIDA

JOHN RATCLIFFE

URUGUAY ULTRA SPORTS

JABBERWOCK

CATRAID

PINEGOLD

AVENTURA AVONTUUR ADVENTURE

DESIGNER GOLD

UBHEJANE

BEACON AR

WIHLS

SAFERBO SETI

DELIRIOUS

WILD WARRIORS

SPRINGBOK ZAMBONIES

KIWAMI ADVENTURE

TRUFFLE HUNTERS MASTERS

WARRIORS

MOXIE RACERS

XPD HOLLAND

WE WILL SURVIVE

RED ANTS AR

QUESTARS UK

OOSRAND SKOLLIES

ALPHA ADVENTURE

ADEORUN

BELGIUM

BASECAMP AR

CYANOSIS

VAC ULTRA SPORTS

BUCO ADVENTURE

BURN

FREEDOM

HUAIRASINCHI ECUADOR

MERIDIANO RAID

CARTO AVALLON

BLOED EN OMO

CELTS ENDURANCELIFE

GONE RACING

BLACK MAMBA

RUSTPROOF

KELTOI

RACEMIERE

Life Experience One

PLETT AR

TERRA MATER

EXPENATURE.FR SUD RAID

FEAR YOUTH

ABSOLU RAID CAP GANGUISE

VISIT PENTICTON

ValmoRaid

SLOWVELDERS

MEGAJOULE - RETHINKING ENERGY WORLDWIDE

ThisAbility

TEENEK MEXICO

CX80 Adventure Trophy

HEINEKEN 0.0 AR

HAMILTON ADVENTURE

GREENER ADVENTURE TEAM

DAR DINGLE

LIFE EXPERIENCE

TRACKTHERACE ADVENTURE

XK BRAZIL

RAF

BAD MEDICINE

AR CZECH REPUBLIC II

WILD TRAIL

BLACK HILL

ALPINE AVENGERS

PAPACARA SALUDSA VITALITY

Vulcania Pucòn Chile

NATURAL STATE

TACTICAL FOODPACK

OZARK

LUCKY PACKET

TSHENOLO

LIFE ADVENTURE IMPTEK

ESTONIAN ACELA SPORTIVA

BLIZZARD

ANTIMATTER

TAKE IT EASY

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