AVventura Iron Man & Woman
By Tim Wee
January 10, 2014
Think you have what it takes to be an adventure sports iron man or woman?
Well, we certainly believe that our SAFRA AVventura 2014 participants do!
Now in its ninth year, SAFRA AVventura is a one-of-a-kind adventure race which has become an integral part of the local sports calendar! So, what is it all about?
SAFRA AVventura; An adventure race unlike any other!
More than a casual sports event, SAFRA AVventura combines the thrills of adventure sports and the spills of a race. Consisting of multiple endurance sports disciplines, participants are expected to undertake running, biking, kayaking and climbing. These are no mean feats as past year winners, Hadi Masron and Joseph Foo have rightly pointed out. On top of that, there is even an element of surprise as competitors will be tasked with fun mystery challenges!
Some of the adventure sports on show at SAFRA AVventura!
With a 50.2km trail to conquer, each team of two competitors will have to navigate the urban and natural local landscape in this gruelling event. Testing brain and brawn, teamwork is also essential in starving off fatigue so as to successfully cross the finish line.
There is no 'I' in the SAFRA AVventura team!
While it is difficult to put a price tag on such an enriching experience, teams stand a chance to win attractive prizes comprising of cold hard cash, prestigious gym memberships and even sleek shades!
So, brace yourself for race of epic proportions this Sunday, 12th January 2014!
Click here to learn more about SAFRA AVventura 2014!