Escape from the ordinary and experience Odyssey Adventure Racing's bold and daring endurance competitions. Whether you're interested in our full series of adventure races, trail running races, triathlons & duathlons, or a unique training academy, a skills clinic and/or a positive team building event, Odyssey has a challenge for you! We've produced more adventure races, training academies, skills clinics and other multisport competitions than any other sports promoter in the country! We have over 240 events to our credit in our 13 year history.
What is OAR?
Odyssey Adventure Racing is a unique race promotion organization that specializes in premier ultra-distance and extreme sporting events. Our mission is to create and produce competitive experiences that provide athletes with mental and physical challenges not found in more traditional sports. We strive to attract adventurous individuals who are eager to escape their ordinary routines through bold and daring endurance competitions.
In addition to producing races, Odyssey offers Adventure Racing skills clinics, and for the ultimate learning experience, our Adventure Racing Academy where a staff of professional athletes, experienced adventure racers and adventure skills experts train athletes from all backgrounds on how to successfully compete in this fastest-growing sport.
Corporations looking for a unique team building experience to enhance your company’s communications skills, risk management, problem solving, and leadership skills in a fun and adventurous setting should look no further. Odyssey customizes programs to fit your needs.
Odyssey has produced more adventure races and other multi-discipline events than any other sports promotion company in North America. Our team consists of race directors, course designers, race managers, logistics coordinators, administrative directors, the Odyssey Medical/Safety team, and the Dirty Dozen climbing crew.
In addition to producing our own series of adventure races, training academies, skills clinics and other events, Odyssey was selected to produce the 2002 USARA National Long Course Championship Race. We were also contracted in 2001 by PEAK.com to manage and direct the Expedition BVI 4-Day adventure race.
Odyssey is celebrating its 14th season in 2011 as the pioneer adventure racing company in North America.