May 30, 2015 - All Day

Kanchanaburi

+662 7189581-2

The 10th edition anniversary of the most popular and largest Adventure Race in South East Asia.

Event overview

Three to eight hours of wilderness adventure racing, will consist of teams of two racing through running, mountain biking, swimming and kayaking. This event will offer exciting routes that travel along scenic trails exploring the mountains, farmlands, jungles of Thailand and the historic Kwai valley.

The River Kwai International Trophy 2015 is part of the Amazing Thailand Adventure Race Championship Series supported by the Tourism Authority of Thailand. This series is by far the largest and most exciting race series in South East Asia.

Eco-friendly outdoor activities are becoming more and more popular around the world particularly in Thailand. Adventure racing is a new and very fast growing sport that integrates physical and mental endurance, teamwork, adventure and the great outdoors. For its tenth edition, The River Kwai International Trophy 2015 will start and finish near the world famous bridge over the River Kwai. This year is a special one as it will be the 10th anniversary with an expected attendance of 200 teams from around the world.

Race information
When: Saturday 30th May, 2015.
Location: Felix River Kwai Resort, Kanchanaburi.
Direction: Map to the resort click HERE.

Teams: Team of 2 racers.

Men
Women
Mixed
Masters (Over 80 Years combined)
Grand Masters (Over 100 Years combined)

Level:

Extreme: For confirmed athletes and experienced adventure racers.
Adventure: Suitable for W.E. warriors or adventure racing newcomers.

Disciplines:

Mountain biking.
Jungle running.
Kayaking.
River swimming and surprise obstacles along the course.

Categories:

Duration: 3-5 hours for Adventure division and 4:30-8 hours for Extreme division

Prizes:

Medal for each finisher.
Trophies for 1st-3rd winning teams in each category.
Prize money for overall winner 1st-5th of EXTREME COURSE.
Fantastic bonus prizes for winning teams.
Lucky draw prices for racers.
Gifts to all racers from our sponsors.

Food & Drinks: Included in the race fee are:

Lunch at finish line after the race.
Dinner buffet on Saturday evening (Prize giving ceremony).
There will be 4-5 water supply stations during the race. However, each competitor is required to start the race with at least two liters of mineral water (see mandatory gear list).
Pasta party on May 29 : 600 Baht/adult and 350 Baht/children under 10 years of age. Coupons can be purchased at registration counter on May 29 or at the entrance of the restaurant from 6pm
Extra coupons for gala dinner can be purchased at registration counter on May 29 or at the entrance of restaurant on May 30 from 6pm : 800 Baht/adult and 400 Baht/children under 10 years of age

Event schedule:

Friday 29th May, 2015
13:00 Free shuttle bus leaves central Bangkok
13:00-21:00 Check in
13:00-21:00 Come to the registration desk to pick up the race number and show the mandatory gear requested
20:15 Major race briefing

Saturday 30th May, 2015
8:30 Start of the race
16:00 End of the race
19:00 Buffet dinner and prizes/trophies ceremony

Sunday 31st May, 2015
13:00 The shuttle bus leaves the appointed resort. Will arrive at the Amarin Plaza at around 17:00