Cowboy Tough Adventure Race Back For Second Year
Wyoming will host the Second Annual Cameco Cowboy Tough Adventure Race. Last year the inaugural event brought teams from across the globe for events to challenge competitors of all abilities. Rev3 Adventure is returning to organize this year’s events, which include an elite expedition race and several other competitions.
Governor Mead said,
“I wanted to promote an annual event for the world-class outdoor recreation found in Wyoming. Year two includes even more events, more highlights and more of Wyoming’s landscape, I thank all of businesses who support the Cowboy Tough Adventure Week. The City of Casper is graciously hosting as well.”
The sponsors for the Cameco Cowboy Tough Adventure Week include: Cameco Resources, Jonah Bank, Casper Family YMCA, BlueCross/Blue Shield Wyoming, Anadarko, Wyoming Medical Center, Wind River Visitors Council, City of Casper, Casper Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, Cheyenne Visitors Bureau, and Taco John’s.
The Cameco Cowboy Tough Adventure Week includes:
A sprint adventure race in Curt Gowdy State Park on July 12.
A mountain bike race in Glendo State Park on July 13.
A 3.5 day expedition race covering over 500 miles.
Racers check in on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 in Casper. Racers will be bussed from Casper to Lander for the start of the race. Racers will navigate the state trekking, mountain biking, paddling and meeting a variety of challenges along the route.
A 5K Glow Run/1 mile walk in Casper on July 18.
A Casper Strong full-day adventure race on July 19 starting at Crossroads Park.
An Urban Adventure Race in Casper on July 19.
A Family Adventure Race in Casper on July 20.
A 5K Glow Run/1 mile walk in Cheyenne on July 21.
Mike Spiller event director for Rev3 Adventure said,
“We are thrilled about the second year of events. This year will be even more challenging and there will be more events for adventure-seekers from across the country, Last year people in adventure racing took note of Wyoming. Our races are already filling up. That’s great news for the future of this event.”
Visit www.rev3adventure.com for more information about this summer’s events in Wyoming.