29 June 2017 (Thursday)

What’s included in the start fee?

  • Race entry
  • Water safety with certified guides
  • Prize-giving for top 3 and lottery of prizes
  • BBQ for the racer
  • Free use of all pictures and films (#aecww or #åecww)


All racers participate at their own risk and are self sufficient during the race.

It is your own responsibility to be well prepared for the race. As a competitor you must be able to certify basic knowledge about whitewater safety through one of the following three options:

  1. Participated and finished a previous ÅEC race in the solo class (except years 2012 and 2015, when solo paddling was on the lake)
  2. Earned a certificate from a whitewater paddling course*
  3. Earned a certificate from a whitewater safety course*

* Read more at http://www.areextremechallenge.se/en/rules-and-equipment/

By submitting your application you accept that the race organization can use pictures/films for future marketing.


  • Click here to book transport of you and your kayak to the race start and back to Åre afterwards

Kayak rental

  • See the “logistics” for more info (link up to the right)


  • Extra BBQ tickets can be purchased for family, friends, support crew, etc here (Note: one ticket is included for the racer).

Payment of entry fee: credit card or Swish

  • Credit card. Complete the registration and select credit card. Once you have registered you have to pay within 2 hours otherwise your entry will be cancelled.
  • Swish. For those with Swedish bank accounts connected to the Swish App. Complete the registration and select Swish as your payment method. Upon completion of registration, open your Swish App and approve the charge from “Let nature challenge you AB”. (Note the charge will not appear in Swish if you do not have sufficient funds in your account).


  • Your application is final and will only be reinbursed to 50% against a doctors certificate. Final date of providing a doctors certificate is June 27 2017.

Important information

Registration to Åre Extreme Challenge Whitewater Race 2017

Only solo men and solo women classes

Paddling in whitewater in the Indals River. Max 250 participants.

Registration fee

  • Until  till 28 June 12.00: 275 kr
  • On-site 29 June: 375 kr

Registration link