With brand new tents, ACR 2016 is getting ready to start

With only one week till start, the ACR camp is almost ready and tents are being put up for all the contestants.  In addition to the hardship of the  trails, the contestants are spending the night under artic conditions. This is part of making ACR the world's toughest ski race. A big portion of both the main tents, where contestants cook, eat and dry their clothes, and the sleeping tents are new this year. A big portion of the sleeping tents and the main tents, where contestants cook, eat and dry their clothes are new this year. Last year, some of the tents were ruined and some even blew away, due to a storm causing the third and last day of ACR to be cancelled. The snow and weather conditions are perfect right now, but you never know what happens with the changing artic weather. One thing is certain though; it will be very exciting to follow this 20th ACR with over 200 contestants.image.jpgimage.jpgimage.jpgimage.jpg