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What’s Your Adventure Race Bucket List?

Following the recent action and images online from the Patagonia Expedition Race has been pretty inspiring and certainly got the travelling itch tingling all over again. I’m not one for bucket lists in general – I much prefer a good equipment list! – but I’ve been giving some thought to what adventure races around the globe […]

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Team Adidas Race Report

South American Race Reports

So three of the biggest expedition races in South America for 2012 have drawn to a close. These include the two ARWS qualifiers in Ecuador and Argentian Patagonia, as well as “the world’s last wild race” in Chilean Patagonia. Team Ecuador took out the title in a time of 63 hours over a 409km course […]

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Team Rogue Welcome Macpac

We are excited to announce that team Rogue will now be supported by Macpac heading into the Godzone Adventure Race. Macpac are a Kiwi company that produce an awesome array of lightweight, functional and durable gear and apparel for the outdoors. We’ll be very fortunate to have their AMP Race series of packs on our […]

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Terra Viva

Big Races in South America

It seems February is the time to be an adventure racer in South America, with three of the continent’s biggest expedition adventure races all falling within the same week. These include the Wegner Patagonia Expedition Race in Chile as well as the AR World Series qualifying Terra Viva race in Argentina and Huairasinchi in Ecuador. […]

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Rogue Welcome Samurai Sportswear

Team Rogue are excited to annoucne a new sponsored partnership with Samurai Sportswear. Samurai Sportswear specialise in customised multisport team uniforms, with an almost infinite range of design options in performance fabrics, enabling them to create a unique identity for any team. They’ve certainly come to the table in support of team Rogue, ensuring in […]

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What’s To A Name?

The very nature of adventure racing as a sport means that the composition of teams – that is, their team members, sponsors and team names – are very fluid. The physically demanding nature of AR, coupled with the high costs of travel and inherent challenges of just making it to the start line of an […]

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Adventure Junkie

Adventure Junkie Up The Ante

Exciting news on the Adventure Racing front with a whole swag of new races entering the 2012 calendar courtesy of the relatively new events company Adventure Junkie. Staging races in and around the Melbourne area, Adventure Junkie ran both an 8hr and a 24hr adventure race in 2011. According the Adventure Junkie Website, these races […]

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A Changing of the Guard

Some exciting news on the Queensland Adventure Racing scene to be announced recently is the hand over of the City Raid and Hells Bells 24hr Adventure Race series from Geocentric to the all new adventure events company Dare You Adventure. Dare You Adventure are headed up, in part, by team Rogue”s friend Robbie Andrews from […]

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Liam Knee Bursitis

Prepateller Bursitis a.k.a. An $820 Knock on the Knee

Injuries suck. I guess that is a statement of the obvious, but for me, they are probably the most frustrating aspect of adventure racing. Not so much for the pain they cause, but the time lost during recovery which could be spent running and riding around in the bush. Over the past few years, I’ve […]

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Begin Countdown…

Was just doing a quick check in at the Godzone Adventure Race website this morning when I realised it is now officially 100 days until the race starts. Time to start ramping up the training I guess. Anyone keen for a New Years Day ride?  

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