America's toughest race
Hosted in the extraordinary playground that is Central Oregon, you will race amidst some of the world's most stunning snow-laden mountains, cascading hidden waterfalls, frosty alpine lakes, and ancient lava fields. Designed by world-class athletes from Team BendRacing/YogaSlackers, this AR World Series sanctioned race will definitely
be an epic adventure. Get ready for world-class mountain biking, technical racing, and exhilarating whitewater!
Dates: May 11-16, 2021
Host Location: Central Oregon (TBA). Airports: RDM (Redmond) 30 minutes. PDX (Portland) 3 hours.
Distance: Approximately 300 miles
Disciplines: Trek, whitewater packraft, flatwater bikeraft, mountain bike, ropes, orienteering, and as always few surprises.
Winning Time: 3 Days (72 Hours)
Course Open: 4.5 Days (110 hours)
Team Format: Teams of 2, 3, & 4. Only 4-person co-ed teams are eligible for ARWS series points & prize money.
Team Limit: 25 Teams, extremely limited amount of 2 and 3 person teams will be allowed.
Support Crews: Not permitted. We will provide all logistical support.
Prizes: Guaranteed prize purse and prizes from sponsors.
Qualifier: 1st Place receives a free entry to AR World Championships in Paraguay (Sept 2020)
Rules: Standard ARWS rules
Mandatory Equipment: Click here Standard ARWS list
Entry Fee: $4500 (early bird discounts and specials exist - see registration page)
Team Scholarships: Youth teams discounts (email for more info)
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