The world’s largest expedition adventure race hasreached another major milestone with entries into GODZone Chapter 7 reaching100 teams.
The sell out New Zealand event released 10additional team entries on the 1st July that were quickly snapped upby adventure racing hopefuls from around the globe.
Race Director Warren Bates says the special entryrelease was a first for the expedition event, which has been growing rapidlysince its inception back in 2011, and reflected demand from teams who hadmissed out on a race spot.
“ We had already sold out at 90 teams in recordtime. It would have been our largest field ever. The additional 10 spots havenow pushed GODZone into the history books as the largest expedition adventurerace ever to be held worldwide which is an outstanding result for everyoneinvolved.”
New Zealand’s World Heritage area of Fiordland willplay host to Chapter 7 from the 1st – 10th March 2018,the first time the race has been held in the region.
International competitors have been drawn to thestunning location with teams representing Costa Rica, Canada, the CzechRepublic, the UK, Sweden, France, Australia, South Africa, USA, Argentina,Japan and Kuwait all entered for the 2018 event