Summer Solstice Adventure Race

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Summer Solstice Adventure Race
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Summer Solstice Adventure Race says
Presented by Merrell and Next Adventure

This summer Rare Earth Adventures, in conjunction with Base Camp Brewing Company and Outdoor Project, will be hosting a new feature as part of the 2016 Summer Solstice Block Party.


Join us for a 7-part Adventure Race through Portland and crossing the finish line at the block party. You’ll paddle, run, bike, and climb your way to the finish.

The Details:
Teams of 4 people

You must provide your own bike, everything else (kayak and climbing gear) will be included. If you have your own equipment for a stage, feel free to use it.


The Race:
Each team of 4 will be split into 2 groups for the first portion of the race.

Group A

Meet at Sellwood Park

Stage 1a: Kayak challenge – each member will complete a part of the challenge

Stage 2a: Run 6 miles to Evolution Fitness – Both members will run together

Group B

Meet at Rare Earth Adventures office in Troutdale

Stage 1b: Both members will ride 10.1 miles to The Lumberyard Bike Park (Secure bike storage will be provided)

Stage 2b: Both members will then run 5.1 to Evolution Fitness

Stage 3: At Evolution Fitness, teams will reunite for an altitude room challenge

Stage 4: Teams will then run a few blocks over to Portland Rock Gym for a team climbing challenge

Stage 5: Final run to Base Camp Brewery and the finish line

Registration for a team of 4 is $250. This covers all equipment rentals, bike storage, a beer at the finish line, and of course a T-shirt. Teams are required to have a friend sign up as a volunteer to help run the race. Volunteer stations may include water stations, crossing guards, chase crew.

To register and find out more, please visit http://www.rareearthadventures.com/adventurerace2016/

For the Summer Solstice Block Party, visit http://www.summersolsticepdx.com/adventure-race/

For sponsorship opportunities, please email info@rareearthadventures.com for more information

Additional Sponsors and Supporters:
Evolution Healthcare and Fitness
The Lumberyard
Portland Rock Gym
Adventure CrossFit
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By: Rare Earth Adventures