The Raid Amazones 2022, the largest adventure challenge and sports tourism event to be held in Sri Lanka and consisting of 600 participants, concludes its first stage. The participants had an exclusive opportunity of exploring and admiring the creative talent of the ancient Sri Lankan heritage.
This two stage Tournament will be held using the Sigiriya as the backdrop, creating a picturesque view and a unique background for the participants to view the ancient culture and environment as they participate.
The first stage of the tournament was held from 14th to the 22nd March 2022 while the second stage will be held from the 28th March to the 6th April 2022. The tournament will be held in Kaudulla, Medirigiriya, Wewala, Kandalama, Sigiriya and Mahawilgamuwa areas.
As a popular annual adventure sports competition that originated in France, the tournament includes running, rowing, mountain biking, mapping and compass-assisted cross-country skiing, and archery.