Tu Lan Adventure Race 2018 is an adventurous competition between 100 participants of 10 different teams; will be scored on the performance of each team day by day.
The first racing day named Rao Nan Voyage, teams will take part in the 10-km upstream wooden boat racing on Rao Nan River. This is a tough journey for everyone since they will have to carry the boats sometimes through shallow parts of the river or to prevent sharp rocks damage the boats.
The second racing day named Tu Lan Conquest will take participants into the journey into wildlife of Tu Lan Cave Systems. Teams together will be trekking through jungles, crossing rivers, climbing mountain and cave swimming with a total distance of 17km. Gala dinner will be organized at night to present the winners.
On the very last day of the program, teams will join with the organizer to hand over the floating houses and commune library for residents of Tan Hoa, Quang Binh which were built by the program’s fund.
From March 31st, 2018 to April 3rd, 2018
Anyone (either Vietnamese or foreigner) who is 18 years old or above; has great passion for adventurous outdoor activities & cave exploration are welcome to join
Conditions of registration
It is required for each team to have 10 members and must be in a group to be qualified for registration. Companies can register for their staffs in a group of ten people and name the group. The organizer does not accept individual registration.
Priority conditions (internal-processed booking):
Donate the fund of two floating houses/each team (VND 30,000,000/house) for the organizer before the release date of registration system. Only 5 teams allowed using priority booking.
Each team will need to gather member’s information (name, gender, DOB, ID number), leader’s name, contact number of leader & team’s name; book directly on website http://oxalis.com.vn/tu-lan-adventure-race-2018/. The booking system will go live at 8AM December 10th, 2018 and will be automatically closed as soon as 10 teams have successfully registered.
Entry fee is 70,000,000 VND/group of ten people. The entry fee includes:
- Tax, environmental fee, related fees & public insurance during the program
- Support team & medic team throughout the program
- Camping gear (tents, mattresses, sleeping bags, pillows)
- Logistics from Phong Nha to Tan Hoa (for the first day) & Tan Hoa back to Phong Nha (for the last day)
- Meals throughout the program (dinner day 1,2,3; breakfast day 2,3,4; lunch day 2,3,4)
- Donation to the funds of the floating house & the commune library for residents of Tan Hoa , Quang Binh.
Be ready for the most thrilling race of 2018. Train hard, build strong spirit to overcome your own limits!
Special note: One of the main purposes of the program is to raise funds to support struggling local community to build floating houses, to save lives and minimize human & material damage. In particularly, Tu Lan Adventure Race 2018 raises funds to build three floating houses & a commune library for residents of Tan Hoa commune, Minh Hoa District, Quang Binh. Participants may donate books and send them to the organizers on the first day of the program.