Challenge Anhui, China
Be part of the first ever CHALLENGEFAMILY event to be held in China will be held on October 20, 2019.
The first ever CHALLENGEFAMILY Race in China will take place on October 20, 2019 in the province Anhui.
Located in an area for international cultural tourism within a spectacular scenery of mountain ridges and lakes CHALLENGEANHUI will offer perfect conditions for athletes from all over the world. The swim course is set at the scenic urban river and followed by a ride along a bike course rich in variety in South Anhui. Finishing off the race, athletes will conquer a super flat run course in the downtown area, which provides participants with the unique experience and vibe of live performances and an enthusiastic audience cheering for everyone.
“We are excited to welcome the participants to Anhui for an unforgettable event. Athletes will be treated to a stunning course with incredible scenery in South Anhui. CHALLENGEANHUI is the first and only international triathlon event in Mainland China and it is a privilege to join the worldwide series of CHALLENGEFAMILY Events,” says Hanju Yu, Race Director of CHALLENGEANHUI about the newest addition to the CHALLENGEFAMILY.
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- Discounted Race Entry Packages
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Challenge-Anhui is located in the Weinan International Tourism Demonstration Zone in China. It is located at the junction of Anhui, Zhejiang and Jiangsu provinces with convenient transportation. It is surrounded by natural scenery, with beautiful mountains and rivers and pleasant climate.
The area is a natural landscape eco-tourism and sightseeing area with an area of 35 square kilometers (km2), Luhu Scenic Area. It is surrounded by green hills, the lake is clear and calm all the year round.
There are many national-level scenic spots, including “the first rush in the world”, with 726,000 square meters (m2) of bamboo forest, 179000 square meters (m2) of cedar forest and 659000 square meters (m2) of other forests. The area is clean, clear and pollution free.
There is the only wild Chinese alligator nature park in the world. The wild Chinese alligator is an ancient creature almost endangered. It is called “living fossil” and is a unique reptile in China. Like the world-famous panda, it is regarded as a “national treasure.”
The famous “Shushan Bamboo Sea”, the forest park area of 5.5 square kilometers (km2) has layers of rafts, deep gullies and green bamboos, thrilling visitors with the amazing ‘green world’ landscape.
Because Anhui has a unique natural environment and pleasant climate, it has nurtured and developed Huizhou cuisine with a history of more than 800 years. “Hui Cai” is famous for cooking the taste of the mountains and is one of the eight traditional Chinese cuisines. There are five or six hundred varieties in history. After selection, consolidation and innovation, more than 120 dishes are now identified.
Five reasons to race:
1. Swimming in the scenic urban river
2. Unique cycle course on a scenic and beautiful natural route
3. Flat run course in the downtown area will provide a unique experience for athletes
4. Competition vibe ignited by live performance and enthusiastic crowd
5. First and only international triathlon event in mainland China
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