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Expedition Africa 500km Adventure race

An Adventure Race of a Lifetime

An Adventure Race of a Lifetime
39 teams ventured through the Kouga and Baviaans regions, exploring race director; Stephan Muller's masterpiece of a course over the Read More


Salute to the Final Four

Salute to the Final Four
The final day of Expedition Africa 2017 is here. Teams have until 12:00 midday to cross the line, or be unranked. Four teams remain out on Read More


Skylotec Adventure Post-Race Enquiry

Skylotec Adventure Post-Race Enquiry
During Expedition Africa 2017, Skylotec Adventure gave an excellent performance to take a well-deserved first place. No-one, however, has a Read More


East Wind Knows No Quit

East Wind Knows No Quit
Team East Wind have a long history, stretching back to 1996, when they competed in EcoChallenge British Columbia. In that event, they spent Read More


Skylotec of Sweden Win Expedition Africa 2017

Skylotec of Sweden Win Expedition Africa 2017
Skylotec Adventure have just crossed the finish line completing the 514km Expedition Africa - Baviaans course in just over 80 hours. The Read More


Strong Swedes Take No Bull

Strong Swedes Take No Bull
Wednesday morning, shortly after 7:00, we found team Skylotec Adventure in the final TA, boxing bikes and getting gear ready for the final Read More


Both Race Leaders Receive Penalty at Expedition Africa

Both Race Leaders Receive Penalty at Expedition Africa
The two leading teams made an error by not following instructions to stay on the beach (side) between CP 36 and T10 during their 18km Read More


 Scatterlings of Africa

Scatterlings of Africa
"Copper sun sinking low Scatterlings and fugitives Hooded eyes and weary brows Seek refuge in the night They are the scatterlings Read More


Athletes Experience Pure Grandeur at Expedition Africa

Athletes Experience Pure Grandeur at Expedition Africa
The Baviaans brought a true element of magic to this year's Expedition Africa. The tranquillity, the rugged beauty and the wild life Read More


What Happens in the Baviaans, Stays in the Baviaans

What Happens in the Baviaans, Stays in the Baviaans
At 4am, under a moonlit sky, the pale white orb was seen to cross the waters repeatedly, as teams waded through the pool near CP17. It was Read More


Camping With The Buffalo

Camping With The Buffalo
A very chilly yet absolutely stunning canyon greeted the tired and the already cold this morning. Many teams raced through the night to Read More


Eastern Cape's Adventure Province - Expedition Africa's playground

Eastern Cape's Adventure Province - Expedition ...
39 teams from 13 countries gathered on the Cape St Francis Beach this morning ready for a rugged Expedition Africa, featuring larger racing Read More


Breakdown of the Baviaans Leg

Breakdown of the Baviaans Leg
OK, herewith the nitty gritty: Teams can’t enter the canyon before 4am Monday morning. They can sleep in TA5, or en route to Read More


Full Steam Ahead, Load Bearers!

Full Steam Ahead, Load Bearers!
Day 1 on Expedition Africa Baviaans started at a hectic pace, and so far, hasn’t let up. It’s almost bizarre, because Read More


500Km Adventure Race of a Lifetime Kicks Off Tomorrow!

500Km Adventure Race of a Lifetime Kicks Off Tomorrow!
The Thadlado Marimba Band festively welcomed all 39 Expedition Africa teams to the Cape St Francis Resort where they received their first Read More


To the Penguin Colony, and Beyond!

To the Penguin Colony, and Beyond!
Race day minus 1. From 7am, in strict succession, teams were at the registration to drop off their bikes in their boxes. Miss your slot and Read More


Honeymoon with the Buffalo

Honeymoon with the Buffalo
The freshness of the air is the first thing that hits you. Right on exiting the plane, the crisp, clean, sea-salt-tangy, unpolluted Read More


No Big Beasts at Expedition Africa

No Big Beasts at Expedition Africa
Expedition Africa 2017 is about to begin with teams travelling to the Cape St. Francis Resort from around the world for the 512k race in Read More


Are you ready for Expedition Africa 2017?

Are you ready for Expedition Africa 2017?
Expedition Africa kicks off this week in none other than the Eastern Cape's Adventure Province, where athletes will tackle this Read More


Kouga, Eastern Cape Prepares for this Year's World Series Adventure Race!

Kouga, Eastern Cape Prepares for this Year's World Series ...
The final countdown to Africa's biggest adventure race; Expedition Africa - Baviaans, has begun. Athletes from all over the world will Read More


Cape St. Francis Resorts - Not Just the Host at Expedition Africa

Cape St. Francis Resorts - Not Just the Host at Expedition Africa
The countdown to Expedition Africa 2017 has officially begun, as teams of two and four prepare for the 500km expedition through the Eastern Read More


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