Join Australia’s best adventure athletes for the opening round of the 2020 Mountain Designs A1 Adventure Series. Explore Gippsland is a new event in the series but with a management team with more race experience than any other in Australia. Race Director Rob Preston is currently ranked No1 Adventure Racer in the world as a member of the Swedish based Team Haglofs Silva. As an ambassador for the A1 series, Rob is now excited to share his passion and experience through Explore Gippsland.
Dates: 29 Feb-1 March, 2020
Location: Erica, Victoria.
Explore the wonderful landscapes and history of Walhalla and Mountain Rivers, Gippsland, Victoria.
Just 2hrs drive from Melbourne to reach this mecca of adventure sports.
30hr- Premier Mixed, Female and Male teams of 4.
13hr- Premier Mixed, Female and Male teams of 2.
3-6hr (Sprint Distance)- Premier Mixed, Female and Male teams of 2.
Perfect introduction to the sport with basic navigation, kayaking equipment provided and still visiting amazing locations.
Core disciplines: trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, packrafting (30hr only) and off-track navigation.
The first 10 teams to register for the 30hr and 13hr events will receive FREE accommodation!! So don’t mess around as they are sure to go quickly.