The Adventure Racing World Championships (ARWC)


The AR World Series unites in competition the world’s best endurance athletes at premiere Qualifier events around the globe. The racing calendar culminates annually at the AR World Championship where these teams compete for the title of World Champion. Each year a new location is chosen to host the AR World Championship.

The original and first Adventure Racing World Championship was held in Switzerland in 2001.  It has grown to be the biggest adventure racing event in the world.

Paraguay will host the AR World Championship 2022.  For event details see host Expedicion Guarani

History – Host Countries

The AR World Championship has been around the world.

AR World Championship Other Activities

The AR World Championship is the annual pinnacle of the sport and draws teams, supporters, spectators, sponsors, etc to the event. It hosts the annual Qualifier Expo where each international qualifier provides an information booth to promote their race to potential competitors and sponsors. The annual meeting of race directors is also held on the final day of the AR World Championship.