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Published on mai 23rd, 2023 | by Kayak Session https://www.kayaksession.com/img-current-issue/upload-your-video.png

Toba Caldera Extreme Kayaking Event | A Farewell to Remember

Welcome to the adrenaline-pumping world of extreme kayaking! The Toba Caldera Extreme Kayaking event, hosted by www.tobarace.com, is set to thrill kayaking enthusiasts one last time before bidding farewell to the Asahan River.

This will sadly be the final year before the river is soon affected by a Power plant…

Featuring two categories, the Extreme Kayak Race and the Slalom Kayak Race, this event caters to daredevils seeking high-speed thrills and precision-focused paddlers alike.

In the Extreme Kayak Race, participants will navigate treacherous rapids and showcase their agility on the water. The winners in the Men’s and Women’s categories will claim impressive prize money: USD 3000 for first place, USD 1500 for second place, and USD 500 for third place.

For those with a taste for technical finesse, the Slalom Kayak Race offers a challenge of manoeuvring through gates with swift changes in river flow. The first-place finisher will receive USD 200, while the second and third-place finishers will be awarded USD 100 and USD 50, respectively.

« This farewell event holds special significance as it marks the end of an era. The Asahan River, soon to be affected by a Mega Power plant, will no longer be the stage for this thrilling event.« 

Join us in celebrating the accomplishments, camaraderie, and the last adventures in the Toba Caldera Extreme Kayaking event. Let’s bid adieu to this remarkable chapter in kayaking history and make lasting memories as we cherish the final moments on the Asahan River.

Be part of the farewell. Join us for the Toba Caldera Extreme Kayaking event, an unforgettable experience etched in our hearts.

Check out Impact Adventures showing us what to expect in Toba Caldera 2023

About The Asahan River

Located in North Sumatra, the Asahan River is a formidable force of nature. It holds the distinction of being a category 5 river, known for its challenging rapids and powerful currents that test the skills of even the most experienced kayakers.

One of the remarkable features of the Asahan River is its source: Lake Toba, the largest crater lake in the world. This natural wonder, recognized by Guinness World Records, provides a constant flow of water throughout the year, ensuring a consistent and exhilarating kayaking experience.
https://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/largest-crater-lake-

Beyond its reputation for extreme kayaking, the Asahan River is also cherished for its scenic beauty. The lush greenery that lines its banks, the towering cliffs that guard its path, and the diverse flora and fauna that call it home create a mesmerising environment for both participants and spectators.

Let us celebrate the Asahan River, a true testament to the awe-inspiring forces of nature and the perfect stage for unforgettable kayaking experiences. As we say farewell to this extraordinary river, let its spirit live on in the hearts of all who have been touched by its beauty and challenges.

Visit the Toba Caldera International Adventure Festival 2023 Website Here to register for this special event and one final celebration.

By: Fahmi Rachdiansyah

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