Lanka will be hosting the Adventure Race (AR) World Championship from 03-13
December 2019. The Sri Lanka Tourism
Promotion Bureau will be the focal government agency that would work with the main
organizer, Geocentric Pty. Ltd., an Australia-based company that owns the
international AR World Series brand and the Series itself.
AR World Championship-2019 is expected to bring together world’s best endurance
athletes in events such as teams trek, kayak, mountain biking etc. The annual Championship, started in 2001, is
being held in Asia for the first time.
The High Commission of Sri Lanka in Canberra was instrumental in getting
the opportunity for Sri Lanka to host this world event.
pertaining to the AR World Championship-2019 is available online as follows:
release by official website of the Adventure Racing World Series-8 January
video on location announcement:
website for Quick Facts about 2019 event: