The Amazons Raid, which is a 100% Women’s Multisport Raid, will take place this year from October 11 to 20 in Vietnam. Every year for the past 19 years, 280 adventurous women embarked for six days for running, mountain biking, canoeing, orientation, archery, all in the most beautiful landscapes in the world. After Guyana, Reunion island, Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Mayotte, Malaysia, Cambodia, Bali to name a few of the last countries visited, this event quickly sold out every year, promises for its 20th edition, an unforgettable adventure in Vietnam.
Through this Sport / Nature event, Alexandre Debanne well known TV presenter in France and organizer of the raid, wishes to offer to all participants the opportunity to discover some of the most glorious sites on the planet, while sharing the local lifestyle and promoting women’s solidarity, in the most ecological way possible. Competition in the morning, and discovery in the afternoon, all in total immersion in the purest nature and the most beautiful scenic reserves on the planet. (The sites are cleaned before and after the raid).
In addition, the participants have the possibility, if they wish to, to support an association of their choice and to raise funds ; and many do it. Finally, each year, the chosen country becomes an official partner of the Raid, and this guarantees the complete security of the participants. Most are novice Amazons, and the sporting level is accessible to all, for good reason: The organizers wants to give everyone the opportunity to test their limits and try to overcome themselves as a team to express solidarity, to discover his abilities and to share his experience.