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What is Adventure Racing?

AR is the sport of navigating with a map and compass through a course to locate checkpoints via trekking, mountain biking, and paddling. There may also be other disciplines that highlight special features of the venue, like caving, rappelling, climbing, coasteering, sailing, packrafting, and other special team challenges.  Some events allow solo racers in addition to teams, ranging in number from 2 to 5.  The format is flexible and will vary a lot from one organizer and venue to the next.  You will always be provided with written