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[02-16-2015] Adventure Race 2015 cancelled: Unfortunately, there will be no Adventure Race Schwarzwald in 2015. We're very sorry for that and are wishing you a great race season. See you in 2016! (more)

[01-08-2015] L'information la plus importante sur l'ARS maintenant aussi en Français! The most important information about the race now also in French...

[01-05-2015] Race 2015: The date for the Adventure Race Schwarzwald 2015 is  Sunday, July 19th. Pull out your calendars and join in!

[09-30-2014] Have you already seen our new clip with highlights of the Race 2014?

[07-23-2014] Results Race 2014: We've put the race results online for you: Go to the results

[07-22-2014] Pictures Race 2014: There are photos of Sunday's race day in the gallery now… more to come!

[05-08-2014] Picture Competition in May: Be one of six lucky winners and  choose one of our cool prizes! How to do that? Just click here and join in!

[03-09-2014] Teaser 2014: this year's teaser is online - get a taste of the new adventure! (watch teaser)

[03-08-2014]  Our new sponsor ACLIMA: We're presenting our new sponsor ACLIMA - the Norwegian specialist for outdoor underwear for all conditions and professions: --> click here for video

[02-02-2014] Registration 2014: registration for this year's race is now open!
--> sign up here

[01-20-2014] Orientation 2014: This year, the orientation part will be expanded - be ready for a new challenge! --> more

[12-05-2013] Race 2014: The date for the Adventure Race Schwarzwald 2014 is  Sunday, July 20th. Pull out your calendars and join in!

[07-15-2013] Photos and results: There are photos of yesterday's race day in the gallery now and you can also find lots of pics on our facebook profile (we keep updating the album there, so keep checking back) - and to see the results list, just click here!

[07-14-2013] Race accomplished! The 5th Adventure Race Schwarzwald started in splendid weather today - it has been a great day full of heights and sunshine, challenges and emotions!   --> more

[07-14-2013] July, 14, 2013: Race successfully started! At 9am today, the 5th Adventure Race Schawarzwald has started in greatest weather - we're wishing all athletes on the course lots of luck, fun, and adventure! --> see some first pics of the start here

[07-13-2013] Ready For Race Day! We're ready for adventure and are looking forward to see you!Let the challenge begin! See you soon!!!

[07-11-2013] We're now busy with setting up the flying fox for you - like last year, VIV-GmbH is providing one of the adventure elements' highlights for you to zoom through the air!

[07-08-2013] On race day, Bergsport Trefzer is offering a trailrunning shoe test right in the race area to all those who are interested - a great opportunity to combine the exciting (race) with the useful (counseling)!

[07-04-2013] What about a kefir banana drink, a yummy banana smoothie or a bacon banana roll? BanaFair association is supporting and advocating a fair banana trade and also has recipes and info about the world's oldest power snack for you... (more)

[07-02-2013] Team partner service! For those of you who want to participate in the race on July 14, but don't have a team partner yet - we'll find a partner for everyone! Just send an Email to our team member Cornelia Hauser, and she'll get busy finding you the partner you need!

[06-29-2013]  Finisher bonus 2013: All finishers get the windproof Adventure Race Vest, sponsored by Talstation Münstertal and by evorhei training. Images of the vest can be seen here.

[06-27-2013]  More Tips and tricks for your training units! In our series tips and tricks, professional athletes tell and show you how you can optimize your training.
Today:  Martin Flinta of Thule Adventure Team on his weekly AR training

[06-17-2013]  NEW! Tips and tricks for your training units! In our new series tips and tricks, professional athletes tell and show you how you can optimize your AR training.
Today: Per Vestling of Thule Adventure Team on navigation.

[06-10-2013] Local artist creates race's new challenge cup: New 2013! Challenge Cup awarded to winning teams. Metal artist Norbert Bühler of Staufen is designing the trophy... (more)

[06-02-2013] Training clip as preparation for the race II: You want to improve your bike parcours skills? Here's a video of Herbert Pirker and Bernd Achtnich explaining the technique of the "bunnyhop"! (more)

[05-31-2013] First race of the German Adventure Race Series and Flinta & Vestling Invitational multisport race in Sweden: Both races are taking place this weekend, and we're wishing the organizers and all athletes a safe and successful race, with numerous great challenges and lots of fun - explore the nature around you and your nature within!!

[05-28-2013] Training clip as preparation for the race I: You want to improve your bike parcours skills? Here's a video of Herbert Pirker and Bernd Achtnich explaining the technique of the "wheelie"! (more)

[05-08-2013] Sport region Southern Black Forest: countless options for training and relaxation, plus lots of nature and culture - a visit in the region of the Adventure Race Schwarzwald is always worthwhile! More here

[03-27-2013] We're wishing you a happy Easter and lots of time for challenges and relaxation during the holidays! As real adventure racers, you surely don't mind that bit of snow we're presently having and are happily training for the coming season... and we're looking forward to seeing you perform!

[03-12-2013] Hot tip: Berghaus Adventure Races German Series 2013! Germany's adventure racing scene is growing! We're looking forward to further cooperation with the Berghaus race series and strongly recommend these five great races (more)

[01-11-2013] Adventure Race Schwarzwald Staff: Who are we? Who's behind the scenes at our event? We show you about ourselves and about our jobs and functions within our team! --> about us

[01-06-2012] Registration 2013: registration for this year's race is now open!
--> sign up here

[01-01-2013] Race 2013: The date for the Adventure Race Schwarzwald 2013 is now definite: it is Sunday, July 14th. Pull out your calendars and join in!

[07-20-2012] Acknowledgement: A heartfelt thank you goes to all our volunteers and supporters of Adventure Race Schwarzwald 2012. Without you, it wouldn't be possible to accomplish such an event. Thanks for all your help! (more)

[07-19-2012] Team photos! Do you want to see who started in the race 2012? Go to the results list and click onto the team names to find out about the faces behind the names!

[07-18-2012] Many thanks to the company Fliesen Pfefferle that supported us and the local youth work once again this year. It sponsored the youth team of sports club TUS Obermünstertal which has been in action along the route and at the adventure elements for us last sunday.

[07-17-2012] There is a race report with an extended picture gallery of last sunday on the portal of www.runnersworld.de! --> go to report

[07-16-2012] Here are some impressions of yesterday's race: see Album Adventure Race Schwarzwald 2012

[07-16-2012] Race Certificates for Download: all finishers can download their race certificate now - go to download

[07-15-2012] Race accomplished! The 4th Adventure Race Schwarzwald has been rich with experiences, sunshine, heights, caves, rain, emotions, excitement, and most of all - heroes! (more)

[07-13-2012] We are ready for the race weekend and are really looking forward to it - and we're wishing everyone a safe and sound trip into the Black Forest. See you soon! Your Adventure Race team  (more)

[06-25-2011] Bonus for all athletes: an Ortlieb map case. This waterproof map case protects your maps from moisture, mud, dirt and utraviolet light while it is still transparent from both sides (more) 

[06-15-2012] Radio Regenbogen is assigning free starts: Join in the race with team Radio Regenbogen and save the entry fee - just call +49-8000-34 35 36 and hope to be chosen!

[06-12-2012] Race preparation: You want the optimum race preparation and to enhance your safety and confindence on the bike? Come and join our MTB technique training on Saturday, June 16, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Münstertal. Details here

[06-10-2012] The race for everybody? Sounds intriguing, exciting and like a lot of fun! But would you be able to manage the challenge? More about that here in an interview with race organizer Bernd Achtnich.

[06-05-2012] Roller Derby team Berlin Bombshells support Adventure Race: teamsports unite! Photo here

[05-26-2012] Successful mountain ascents in South America: The Adventure Race team congratulates team member Dominik Zunftmeister and mountain guide Jörn Heller on their alpinist success! More about it here

[05-11-2012] The surprise adventure element is now definite: We're going to send you right into the mountain - 620m deep into an old mine! Read more about it here

[05-10-2012] Route profiles now online: The course of the route is new in 2012 and its motto is "altitude gain" - have a look at the altitude profiles here (bike) and here (trailrunning)!

[04-25-2012] Putting up posters and winning: join our competition for the "Master Placarder ARS"! Put up a poster, take a picture, and win adventurous prizes! The campaign takes place in May, more info here

[03-19-2012] Pro team starting at the race: team captain Martin Flinta and Per Vestling of internationally successful Thule Adventure Team (Adventure Race World Champion 2011) are travelling from Sweden to the Black Forest in July to start at the race. (more)

[02-20-2012] Teams 2012: the first teams for July 15 have signed up - here's the list of teams that have registered so far: registered teams 2012
 

[01-17-2012] Registration 2012: registration for this year's race is now open!
--> sign up here

[01-03-2012] Date 2012: The date for the Adventure Race Schwarzwald 2012 is now definite: Sunday, July 15th.

[07-19-2011] Race pictures 2011: first impressions of Sunday are online! (to gallery)

[07-18-2011] Result list 2011 now online: kudos to all who took the challenge, including those of you who didn't finish - you were all great! (more)

[07-17-2011] Race accomplished! Despite the ninth adventure element pouring down from above, the event was a great success - thanks to all who were there! You were awesome, all of you! More details soon - first, we gonna get some sleep now!

[07-16-2011] The Adventure Race orga team is ready for the race weekend and wishing everyone a safe and sound trip into the Black Forest. See you soon - looking forward to meet you! (more)

[07-15-2011] Team partner service! For those of you who would like to participate in the race on Sunday, but don't have a team partner yet - we'll find a partner for everyone! Call our team member Cornelia Hauser (phone +49 761 458947 53) or write her an email: c.hauser(at)evorhei.de, and you'll get the partner you need!

[07-14-2011] Entertainment programme: not only athletes, but also spectators will be able to experience the adventure - moderation, live race updates and pictures, box climbing, cheering, an adventure element to give a try.... (more)

[07-12-2011] Companies sponsoring race teams V: Michael Ortlieb of the company Energie- und Gebäudetechnik Ortlieb is sponsoring a 2-person team for the race. Thanks a  a lot! --> info team sponsoring

[07-11-2011] Companies sponsoring race teams IV: Bernd Schmidt of Outdoor Center Staufen is sponsoring a 2-person team starting for him on Sunday! --> info team sponsoring

[07-10-2011] Companies sponsoring race teams III: Bike Service Steffe from Münstertal is sponsoring a 4-person team starting for them on July 17!
--> info team sponsoring

[06-30-2011] Detailed schedule: schedules for race number distribution, briefing and Adventure Race party on Saturday and for Sunday's race are online now.... (more)

[06-27-2011] Adventure Race Party for everyone: get into the mood for the race, come to the party on July 16, hear the newcomer band "The Confused" rock the house... (more)

[06-22-2011] Training clip as preparation for adventure element: here's a video with tips and tricks to succesfully manage the bike parcours element "ramp"! (more)

[06-20-2011] Bonus for all finishers: an Ortlieb first aid kit. This compact red assistant is light, small, hard-wearing, waterproof and highly functionable and contains everything you need for emergency first aid. (more)

[05-21-2011] Team Jersey 2011: Get the official Adventure Race Schwarzwald  team jersey! Black with ARS-print, available in two qualities, cool and functional - pre-order now!  (more)

[05-19-2011] Teaser 2011: this year's teaser is online - get a taste of the new adventure! (watch teaser)

[05-17-2011] Mountain bike technique training: As a preparation for the race's bike elements, we offer two mountain bike workshops before the race.... (more)

[05-13-2011] Free starts for sponsored teams: free starts for three 2-person-teams are yet to be assigned. Apply now and let us know why it is you we should choose!

[04-18-2011] Prof team starting at the race: team captain Martin Flinta and Per Vestling of internationally successfull Thule Adventure Team are travelling from Sweden to the Black Forest in July to start at the race. (more)

[04-01-2011] New homepage now online! We've reworked our site so you can access all info even better and more clearly arranged now. Have fun browsing - feedback is always welcome!

[02-27-2011] New homepage: within the next weeks, we'll rework the design of our site and add some new features. Stay tuned!

[02-18-2011] Sponsorhip of adventure elements: companies and clubs assume specific adventure elements together and both benefit from that... (more)

[02-17-2011] Companies sponsoring race teams II: Bernd Harter of Eckert Parkett in Münstertal is sponsoring two 4-person teams for the race. Thanks a lot! --> info team sponsoring

[02-16-2011] Companies sponsoring race teams I: Sieglinde Lindner of Mineralien Gutmann in Münstertal is sponsoring a 2-person team starting for her in July! --> info team sponsoring

[02-15-2011] Team sponsoring for businesses: companies and businesses are sponsoring athletes and are sending their own team to start at the race. We're arranging contacts, if necessary! (more)

[01-15-2011] Adventure elements 2011: you've decided! Out of twelve possible adventure elements you have chosen your favourites - eight of them you're challenged by at the race 2011! (more)

[01-13-2011] Tems 2011: the first teams for July 17 have signed up - here's the list of the teams that have registered so far: registered teams 2011

[07-23-2014] Results Race 2014: We've put the race results online for you: Go to the results