Adventure Racing European Series

The Adventure Racing European Series offers 9 legs: Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Estonia, Denmark, Scotland, Finland and France (2 races). The leading team of each of these legs win its ticket for the European final.
This one will be held in France, 29 September to 1 October, 2023

Rif Spirit the « Back to Nature » motto
French round of the Adventure Racing European Series, this new race has been designed for the teams aiming to get an overview of long distance adventure races, and more specifically Raid in France spirit, or for the teams wanting to get in some more training before an International ARWS race. « Our goal with a short race is to open adventure racing to more teams with an accessible route and minimal equipment and financial investments, » says Pascal Bahuaud, race director.

Distance: 150km ish (3200 m D+). Non stop and non assisted race.
Racing time: 18 to 20h for the winning team to 28hours (Closing deadline)
Teams: maximum 60 mixed teams of 4 racers
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2023 european calendar

14 January: Montane Kong Vinter, Denmark

12 - 14 May: Raid Lowlands, The Netherlands

27 - 29 May : Les Dentelles by 400team & Raid in France, France

9 - 10 June: Nirvana raid AR, Italy

30 June - 2 July: Tactical foodpack expedition Estonia, Estonia

27 - 31 July: Little aventure race 2023, Scotland

10 - 13 August: Endurance quest, Finland

1 - 3 September : Raidaran AR, Spain

29 September - 1 October : ARWS European Championship, France

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