Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2017 – Thank you!
The event was successfully held on the 5 March. 91 teams competed against each other around the clock, conquered a set of challenging and mysterious tasks around the southern part of Hong Kong between the route options of 16 or 20.5km.
The day itself was superb – not only because of the weather but because of the enjoyment, laughter and enthusiasm of the racers who made this multi-disciplinary event a success. We love to see many people crossing the finish line with big smiles and hope you all had some positive experiences whilst raising funds for the needy group.
A huge thank you to all the sponsors, especially Quam Financial Services Group for the tremendous support.
Last but not least, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all the committee members, voluntary helpers, Sea School students, St John Ambulance, CORES and all the staff for their commitment of time that turned up to ensure the safety of the racers and cheer them on.
The event in 2018 is scheduled to take place on 4 Mar (Sun). We hope to see you again!
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2017 – Final Team List
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2017 – Registration is now open!!!
Join us to find out why this incredibly fun and challenging adventure race is so popular.
Date: 5 March 2017 (Sun)
Venue: Hong Kong Island
Time: 8 am – 4pm (including prize presentation party)
Teams of 4 are required to tackle the 16km-challenge course that combines running, kayaking, orienteering, swimming and unexpected team tasks. For those who like to challenge themselves a bit more can opt for the Elite Route with a further extension of 3km.
While enjoying a healthy day out with your team members, proceeds will go to our Bursary Funds that directly benefits the local community.
Register before 31 Jan 2017 to enjoy an early bird discount of HK$250 off the registration fee.
For details, please call 2554 6067 or 2554 6080.
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2017
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2017 is confirmed to take place on 5 March (Sun). Don’t forget to put the date in your diary and we look forward to seeing you there!
Registration opening soon! Stay tuned….
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2016 – Online Registration
You can now register for the race using the online system. Click here to enroll. Enroll before 31 Jan to enjoy a $250 discount for your team. Act now!
Due to a few limitations, you can register your team and pay the registration fee at HK$1,000 (early bird before 31 Jan 2016 at $750) online. For payment of the team’s minimum donation at HK$4,000, you can post us a cheque to us or deposit the money to our HSBC account and then send us the payment advice by email/fax afterwards. Replacement of members can be done via email request.
We hope this online registration process can save your time from having to print, manually fill out and send paper forms. You can simply enter your credit card details online to securely complete their transaction in seconds.
This is the first step and please be rest assured we will further modify the registration system to make it even better.
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2016
The Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2016 will take place on 6 March (Sunday) on the Hong Kong Island. Registration will open before end of November as we are working on some improvements with the online registration system.
All pricing information, categories and registration form are available now. Please stay tuned for the latest news. For further details, please email to email@example.com or call 2554 6067 / 2554 6080.
Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2015
The Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2015 had come to a successful close on 8 March (Sun). Challenging the teams their mental and physical limits with the emphasis on teamwork is what the Adventure Race is all about! We are thrilled to see people at the final challenge and the finish cheering for the racers. It was a beautiful day and we couldn’t have asked for better weather. Thank you to all the racers for adding the memories.
Congratulations goes to the Green Dudes & the Hong Kong Scottish Stags – Team IRN BRU, who were the champion of elite category (18.8km) and challenge route (13.2km) respectively. Race results and photos have been uploaded now!
A huge thank you to all the sponsors, especially Quam Financial Services Group for the tremendous support. Finally, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all the committee members, voluntary helpers, Sea School students, St John Ambulance, CORES and all the staff for their commitment of time and energy to this important project in our fundraising calendar.
Thank you for the support and we look forward to seeing you all at the 15th anniversary on 6 March 2016.
January 16, 2015
Wanna keep your feet HAPPY on the trail???
Register the race before 31 January 2015 and you will be given a free pair of Smartwool socks by Protrek plus a 25% off upon single purchase (for specific items).
For details of the race, please visit www.outwardbound.org.hk/ar. Upon presentation of the race confirmation, you can redeem your socks between 9-28 Feb, except 19 Feb) at the Sheung Wan Shop. For details, visit the Protrek website at http://www.protrek.com.hk/
November 11, 2014
Registration is now open for the Quam Outward Bound Adventure Race 2015. We are calling the sports enthusiastic you to form a team of four to take part in this annual fundraising event.
Date: 8 March 2015 (Sunday)
Time: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
Venue: Hong Kong Island
The race is designed to test your mind, physical strength, teamwork and sense of contingency through various challenges while helping those in need. It has a range of categories and is open to everyone. Those who feel like challenging themselves a little bit extra can enter into the Elite category.
For further details, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 2554 6067 / 2554 6080.
March 7, 2014
Thank you to everyone who participated in the BT Outward Bound Adventure Race 2014 which was successfully held last Sunday. we would like to offer our congratulations to all the teams who completed, crossed the finish line and screamed out loud with big smiles. We’re extremely lucky and blessed with the weather yesterday. It was cold but at least dry and safe for doing the race. This year, we have the most number of teams entered (127 plus over 30 teams on the waitlist)…the best record so far.
Well done Team CORES and Team BT-All Stars who were the overall winners of the Elite Route and Challenge Route with the finish time in 3:32:41 and 3:52:29 respectively. Congratulations. For more details, please check out the Race Result page.
We would like to use this platform to thank our sponsors, supporting organizations for their generous support to make the race possible; volunteers and staff who made everything on track and being the great ambassadors of OB. Your enthusiasm and efforts contributed highly to the success!
More fantastic photos will be posted here in the next few days.
The 2015 event is confirmed on 8 Mar (Sun) and we hope to see you again!!!
January 30, 2014
The enrolment feedback is overwhelming….We’re fully booked and registration is now closed. Thank you very much for all the support we were given!!!
A team captain briefing will be scheduled in early March and notice will be issued to the captains in mid-Feb.
January 23, 2014
31 Jan is the early-bird enrollment deadline. Limited places are left so hurry and enter your team now!
Prizes will be presented to the champions, 1st runner ups and 2nd runner ups of various categories. To learn more about the event, please contact the Fundraising Office at 2554 6067 / 2554 6080
We are extremely lucky with the support by Protrek Co Ltd. All participants who enter the upcoming Adventure Race on or before 31 January 2014 will be given a free pair of SmartWool socks get and a 25% off upon single purchase (for specific items only).
Sign up for the Adventure Race now atwww.outwardbound.org.hk/ar. Upon presentation of the race confirmation, you can redeem your socks between 10-24 Feb 2014 at the Sheung Wan Shop. Visit the Protrek website for more information. http://www.protrek.com.hk/