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2020 XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship Cancelled due to Coronavirus



The 2020 XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship off-road triathlon scheduled for March 28 in Taiwan has been cancelled due to health and travel concerns related to the coronavirus.

Training Programs for XTERRA Taiwan Triathlon, Duathlon and Trail Run

by Keng Hsu


If you're looking for advice on how to train efficiently and effectively, here are XTERRA-designed training plans for you. Train for 6-8 hours a week and build up gradually.

Find an XTERRA Certified Coach in Your Region



The first-phase launch of the XTERRA Certified Coach web-section boasts over 30 experienced coaches in regions spanning The Americas, Europe & Asia-Pacific.




Today, XTERRA administers a global racing tour - with races in over 30 countries around the globe. As a brand, we showcase those races while also embracing the personal journey that led each athlete to the race - the training, the traveling, the resting, the lifestyle. The XTERRA brand is uniquely positioned at the intersection of racing and lifestyle.

2020 XTERRA World Championship Qualifying Series



The 2020 XTERRA World Championship Qualifying Series schedule boasts 35 events in 25 countries from February to September, providing a trail map to adventure for amateur and professional athletes looking to discover the planet and secure their spot on the start line for the 25th annual XTERRA World Championship in Maui on November 8.

Top Five Tips for MTB Newbies

by Michael Dorr


The most important thing you can do is get on your bike as much as you can. Don’t be scared of technical terrain. The more you slow down and think, the more hang ups you will have. If your wheels are rolling, you can get over features your mind doesn’t think you can, and you’ll realize, that wasn’t so hard.

Helena Karaskova Inducted Into Hall of Fame



For the last nine seasons Karaskova Erbenova dominated the European Tour, collecting 34 wins in 13 countries and an unprecedented five XTERRA European Tour Championships. Since her first win at XTE...

How I Promote MTB in Taiwan With Passion

by Svenson Lin


XTERRA off-road triathlon has had great impacts on my life. For me, XTERRA is not just a race, it’s a lesson. XTERRA motivated me to continually pursue my passion. By passing this spirit on, more people will be willing to explore the unknowns.

Surf Skill Swim Tips from the Master



When it comes to swimming in open ocean and surf conditions there is no one more qualified to share tips than XTERRA veteran elite Ben Allen from Australia.

XTERRA Trail Run Worlds November 24



The race, held annually since 2008, takes runners through some of the most diverse and scenic terrain on the planet, and is open to runners of all ages and skill levels. The trails at Kualoa are norma...

Travel in Kenting - Accommodation

by Jill Hsu


Planning your trip to Kenting? The hotels listed below offer discounted rates to athletes participating in the 2020 XTERRA Taiwan Off-Road Festival of Events.

XTERRA Couch to Trail - The Gear You'll Need

by Mimi Stockton and SheriAnne Little for PRS Fit


Unlike road triathlon, two of those disciplines take place on trails: the bike and the run. You need a few key pieces of equipment to get yourself from the start line along the water’s edge to the finish line.

Rediscovering Kenting - Two Years of XTERRA Taiwan

by Cygnus Swan


Racing two years in a row, I must say XTERRA Taiwan is a high-profile race that has shown me a different Kenting. Little Bay, Mt. Menmaluo, Chihniuling and Shiniu Riverbed… The beauty and the stories of Kenting really worth experiencing, and going for it.