Åre Extreme Challenge, 30 June 2018Let nature challenge you
Åre Extreme Challenge started in 1997 and is Scandinavia’s largest multisport race.
The course showcases the majestic scenery around the Swedish mountain town of Åre, and includes kayaking, trail running, and mountain biking. A classic “man vs. nature” event that features dramatic waterfalls, deep green forests, and a picturesque mountain town. The race attracts 600 elite and recreational athletes every summer.
Race week 2018 consists of three events:
- ÅEC Paddling Race by NK (28 June): A 5 km kayak race
- ÅEC Kidz Event by Lundstams / Copperhill (29 June): A multisport event for kids
- Åre Extreme Challenge (30 June): Main event – paddling, running, cycling
Åre Extreme Challenge is the Open European Championship in Multisport and is offering 3 500 SEK total prize money to the top 3 Men and Women in RIVER CLASS Elite.
Let nature challenge you
The course will test you physically while also challenging your views on the value of nature and the urgent need to protect our last wild places.