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RAID LOWLANDS FACTS
When: 20 - 22 May 2022
Where: Valkenburg, The Netherlands (start/ finish)
Team category: (mixed) teams of 4, over 18 years of age
Disciplines: trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, navigation, orienteering and ...
Distance: ±200 km
Course open: 32 hours
Startingfee: To be announced
Equipment provided by organisation: To be announced
Mandatory equipment: Mandatory equipment list - ARWS Regional Round
Raid Lowlands is proud member of the ARWS European Series. The ARWS European Circuit is a collection of the best mid-distance adventure races in the European region. Event organisers set a unique course to test athletes over 125-250km courses of non-stop day and night racing in the disciplines of trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, and navigation. Participating teams earn points towards their AR Regional Ranking and the winner of each round gains entry to the ARWS European Championship. The winner of the Regional Championship gains and entry to the global Adventure Racing World Championship!
ABOUT THE RACE
At this point we are very busy building the very first ARWS adventure race in the Netherlands for you! It promises to be an adventure race to remember! Pre-registrer yourself to get the latest information and updates.
What can we say about Raid Lowlands?
We're building a bad-ass course that completely fits the ARWS adventure race standards: lots of altitude, sleepmonsters, a mental cracker, challenging navigation, fun, unique race legs and unexpected twists!
At this point we are very busy building the very first ARWS adventure race in the Netherlands for you! Details regarding 'competitor information', are following soon!
When is the registration open?
The registration will open in November 2021. There is not yet a closing time decided. The limit of team registrations is set to 60 teams, ensuring a big and challenging competition! Pre-registrer yourself to get the latest information and updates.
One of the aspects of the Adventure Race European Series is to reach many sport fanatics and lure them into adventure racing. Age is just a number, and we never stop growing up. Therefore we have the ambition of organizing an AR family edition within Raid Lowlands of approximately 25km. This will take place on the 21st of may 2022.
More details of this event will follow soon.
The Adventure Racing World Series Qualifier Circuit unites in competition the world’s best endurance athletes at premiere expedition length Qualifier events around the globe. The top team at each International Qualifier Round gains a coveted position on the start line of the annual pinnacle of the sport, the AR World Championship (ARWC). Each International Qualifier Round in the AR World Series sets a unique expedition length course to test mixed teams of four athletes over a 500+km course and 3-7 days of non-stop racing in the disciplines of trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, navigation and more.