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Typical activities include mountain biking, sea kayaking, long-distance hiking, and skiing.
Before each year’s race, Eco-Challenge athletes participate in an environmental service project, to illustrate the power of teamwork and to promote outdoor activities that have a minimal effect on the environment.
The Eco-Challenge adventure race was first organized in 1995 by Mark Burnett,
a member of the first American team to compete in the Raid Gauloises.
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