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xRace – THE ADVENTURE STARTS HERE! 

xRace is the most popular sport adventure race in Latvia. This competition is challenging for professional athletes, as well as very interesting and exciting for all adventure race enthusiasts, beginners, families and friends, who are active and like to spend their weekends outdoors. 
Competition is based on running, orienteering, mountain bike riding, boating, and strategic planning, as well as other fascinating and almost extreme special tasks. xRace is a one-day adventure race, which means that the time spent in the distance is from 1.5 to 8 hours, depending on the distance the team participates in. 
If you love to run, ride a bike, navigate, if you do triathlon, endurance sports, or simply want to experience the spirit of adventure - xRace adventure race is exactly what you need. Race core values ​​are quality, professional distance planners and special task-makers, passionate organizers, positive emotions and the spirit of sport. 


TEAMS AND DISTANCES 
The race offers you to participate in three different distances that differ by the time spent in the distance and the level of difficulty: Sports, Popular or Family distances. Sport distance and Popular distance teams consist of 3 members, Family distance can have 2-4 members. Teams in Popular distance are divided in groups: M - men's, X - mixed, W - women's, but is Sport distance - M - men's, X - mixed and women's. Distance is carried out with the bike (MTB), running (orienteering) and by boat, and additionally there are special tasks – rope tasks, descending, jumps, shooting, swimming, mind tasks. Sport distance is more suitable for experienced athletes, but at the same time it is a great challenge for less experienced participants. Popular distance includes easier discipline and will suit those who are doing or not doing daily sports. Family distance is for everyone who wants to taste adventure, as well as for families and kids. 


PARAMETRES

PARAMETRES SPORT DISTANCE (LONG) POPULAR DISTANCE (MEDIUM) SHORT DISTANCE
WINNING TIME 5 HOURS 3-3.25 HOURS 1.5 HOURS
ON FOOT 15 KM 8 KM 3 KM
BY BIKE 50 KM 25 KM 10 KM
BY BOATS 4 KM 2 KM 1 KM
CUT-OFF TIME 8 HOURS 6 HOURS 4 HOURS


AWARDS
Awards are given for six winning teams in each group and distance. For Family distance only three best teams are awarded regardless of the group. Race series winners will be awarded taking into account 4 best stages of the season, but the team must participate in at least 5 stages in order to compete in Overall season standings.


TEAM ENTRY FEE (EUR) 
Team entry fee for one person depends on the time of registration. Earlier is cheaper. If you register for 6 stages, you get one stage for free and additionally your team gets personalized shirts for participating in xRace + 30 EUR value of Isostar sports nutrition package. If you register for 5 stages, your team gets personalized shirts with team name for participation + 30 EUR value of Isostar sports nutrition package. Participation fee per person per stage:

 

Participation fee for 1 participant per stage, EUR:

 

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Family distance (kids till 12 years old)

6

Family distance

11

Popular distance

22

Sport distance

22

Business class – fee for 3 participants

115

The participation fee includes: Air+ SIAC cards, distance planning and supporting, referees, participant and cycling numbers, water and power points, storage at the start/finish, publication of results, photography, warm shower, maps, diplomas and awards. 



EQUIPMENT
Mandatory equipment: mobile phone with charged battery, bicycle and helmet. For night stages additionally - bicycle rear red lamp/flash, headlamps, reflector (on clothes, bag, etc.). 
Recommended equipment: bicycle mapboard, compass, bicycle locker for three bikes, spare bike camera and repair kit, odometer with 10m units, clock, sports drink, nutrition, ~ 20cm ruler, waterproof marker, cycling gloves. 
Equipment provided by the organizers: SI cards, wristband for SI card, participant number, bike number, maps and roadmap in English, boat and paddles (on boat stages), life jacket (only for swimming and boat stage), equipment for special tasks. 


MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS 
+ xRace adventure race is an opportunity for all runners, orienteering athletes, cyclists, triathletes to test their skills through new and exciting challenges in order to measure their strength, speed, agility, quickness and endurance during race. Compete with other athletes and evaluate your own abilities! 
+ For friends, families – it is an opportunity to spend weekend in positive note as well as to get new adrenaline charge, improve physical fitness and reduce daily stress. 
+ Companies, organizations - a great opportunity to consolidate the team and create strategies to win a race. Find your competitors and business partners and challenge them in the race.