International raid adventure athletes Emma Roca and Monica Aguilera invite you to adventure into the world of outdoor activities collaborating of taking part actively in the WIAR (Woman International Adventure Race).
The WIAR is a raid exclusively developed for woman by the Centre Escursionista de Catalunya under Emma’s and Monica`s guidance. It’s and event, that after seven editions is well established and is a benchmark in the woman’s raid adventure calendar. Its main goal is to encourage outdoor sports activities and competition amongst woman. It’s an event where, in teams of two, woman can demonstrate there physical capabilities and mental strength, as well as there capacity for team work. It also promotes values such as respect for the natural environment. Raids are mountain sport events that combine orientation with running, mountain cycling, in line skating, rowing, climbing, zip wires, rappelling and other activities that combine mountains, rivers, coast line, lakes, the sea and cities.The editions that have already taken place are:
2003 – Cerdanya (Puigcerdà)
2004 – Alt Urgell – Cerdanya (La Seu d’Urgell - Puigcerdà)
2005 – Berguedà (Avià)
2006 - Ripollès and Alta Garrotxa (Camprodón)
2007 – Osona (Sau - Centelles)
2008 – Baix Empordà – Gironès (Sant Feliu de Guíxols - Girona)
2009 – Cerdanya (Alp-Bolvir-Guils-Puigcerdà)
2010 – Cerdanya (Puigcerdà-Bolvir-Guils-All-Ger-Alp)
You can find more info at: www.raidwiar.com.