Racing is the fastest growing trend in outdoor recreation. It
combines different sports like mountain biking, running,
kayaking, orienteering, navigating, traversing and climbing.
Athletes test their endurance and team working skills for a
weekend of fun and hard work in the great outdoors.
Who we are
Adventures (UOA) provides training to athletes of adventure
racing in all disciplines throughout the year with emphasis on
Orienteering, Navigational Skills and Techniques. UOA also runs
orienteering and adventure races and clinics.
In partnership with Cycling BC and the city of Maple
Ridge, we are planning a new and exciting outdoor recreation event: the First Canadian Mountain Bike Orienteering (MBO)
Challenge and the West Coast Adventure Race. This two-day
event will be held on May 15-16th, 2004 in the
beautiful surroundings of Maple Ridge
and Mission, BC.
The unique feature
- our OPEN course, creates the opportunity for you to reach not
only competitive athletes, but also outdoor minded people,
making their first steps in Adventure Racing. We expect many
families to discover the thrill of the outdoors, to have fun
challenged as a team.
course will be FREE for children 14 and younger. Isn't
this the perfect exposure to juniors - the future fans of the
200-300 competitors along with about 500 support team and family
members as well as up to 300 participants to try our OPEN
course. Many spectators are expected to cheer on the
participants as they Start and Finish in the town center of
Maple Ridge. All this creates an ideal opportunity to get your
product into the hands of your target market.
comprehensive marketing plan to draw customers to your product,
which covers major media and outdoor sports markets. It
provides a great chance to get some positive exposure.
We hope that you
will find this as a worthwhile opportunity to sponsor our event. We
will be happy to give you more detailed information and to discuss any questions you may have at your convenience.
West Coast Adventure Race is designed to be a great event for
competitors, participants and spectators. With your support we
can make it a favorite for years to come!