About the race
Rokua Geopark Challenge is a fierce 24-hour adventure race committed to protecting the environment for future generations. The UNESCO Global Geopark certified Rokua Geopark offers stunning surroundings for the 10-year anniversary race on August 14th 2021. The competitors help us in our mission to preserve the environment: all entry fees are donated entirely to grass-root fresh-water ecosystem preservation work in the Rokua area.
Why UNESCO Global Geopark?
UNESCO Global Geoparks are single, unified geographical areas of international geological significance. They have a bottom-up approach of combining conservation with sustainable development while involving local communities. In addition to sustainable surroundings, each location offers a captivating arena for the race. Read more at the UNESCO Global Geoparks site.