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Sep
12th
11:09
Primal Quest, Pure 2018 – WINNING TEAMS!

SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 12, 2018)  Primal Quest Pure was a late-night finish at the Executive Suites Hotel in Squamish, British Columbia, with our winning team, Columbia Vidaraid – Godzone, crossing the finish-line at nearly Midnight on September 11th. On what has become a traditional rainy finish, teams crossed the threshold of a dripping […]

Sep
10th
19:09
Team Update: Alpha-Dental (#6) Withdrawn From Primal Quest 2018

SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 10, 2018)  Today we’re announcing that Team #6, Alpha-Dental, has been withdrawn from Primal Quest 2018 due to an injury. Late yesterday afternoon, team-member Melody Hazi sustained an injury to her knee. Our onsite mountaineering safety team & medical crews collectively assessed her injury and concluded, combined with changing weather […]

Sep
10th
08:09
Team Update: Essential Costa Rica (#3) Withdrew From Primal Quest 2018

(photo by Hilary Ann) SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 10, 2018)  Today we’re announcing that Team #3, Essential Coast Rica Adventure Racing, has withdrawn from Primal Quest 2018. Here is an official statement by the team, posted to their Facebook page: We are sorry to announce that the ESSENTIAL COSTA RICA ADVENTURE RACING TEAM has […]

Sep
9th
17:09
Primal Quest, Pursuit 2018 – WINNING TEAMS!

SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 9, 2018)  The Inaugural Primal Quest Pursuit Race was a dramatic sprint-for-the-line finish (or in this case, paddle then sprint) with 3 of the 4 participating Pursuit teams arriving within minutes of each other. Soaking wet from non-stop rain during the last 48hrs of the race, each participant crossed the […]

Sep
8th
20:09
Primal Quest 2018 – Day 3, Race Update 2

(cover photo by Luis Escobar) SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 8, 2018)  Here’s your 2nd Primal Quest, Day 3 race update from World OCR President, Ian Adamson. Ian gives us a quick update from the peak of Garibaldi as teams traverse back down the mountain for Transition Area (TA) 3. About Primal Quest Primal Quest […]

Sep
8th
16:09
Primal Quest 2018 – Day 3 Race Update

(cover photo by Luis Escobar) SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 8, 2018)  Here’s your Primal Quest, Day 3 race update from Race Director, Maria Burton. Maria gives a quick briefing about where the teams have been this morning… and what to expect throughout the day. About Primal Quest Primal Quest is North America’s Premier Expedition […]

Sep
7th
18:09
PRIMAL QUEST 2018 – DAY 2 RACE Recap

(cover photo by Luis Escobar) SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (September 7, 2018)    About Primal Quest Primal Quest is North America’s Premier Expedition Race. The 8th edition will take place in Canada for the first time. Scheduled for September 6-15, 2018, teams of 2 to 4 will navigate the coastal mountain range of British Columbia, […]

Sep
6th
23:09
Primal Quest 2018 – Day 1 Team Standings

(cover photo by Luis Escobar) Here is your Day 1 – 60 second recap, by Ian Adamson, World OCR President.

Aug
22nd
07:08
Primal Quest Welcomes Mitsubishi Motors As An Official Sponsor of 2018 Race

World’s best-selling plug-in hybrid SUV Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV named official vehicle SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (August 21, 2018) – Primal Quest is pleased to announce the latest partnership for the 8th edition of the North America’s greatest expedition adventure race that will take place in British Columbia from September 6 through September 15, 2018. The […]

Aug
20th
11:08
Primal Quest Champion Mike Kloser to Compete in 2018 Primal Quest

Five time Primal Quest champion Mike Kloser races again

Aug
15th
12:08
Primal Quest Names Official Outfitters For 2018 Race

Squamish Rafting, OutThere USA to name a few

Jun
28th
12:06
An Open Letter from Maria Burton to you

Mom, Race Director, CAO

Jun
21st
07:06
EMMY-WINNING FILMMAKER TO CO-PRODUCE PRIMAL QUEST FEATURE FILM

Tim Powell, Ian Adamson, Maria Burton Film Production

Jun
18th
06:06
OFFICIAL SUPPLIERS ANNOUNCED FOR 2018 PRIMAL QUEST

NeoLife, Life Elements, Zanfel Laboratories, Fluid Sports Nutrition and RockTape to support the PQ athletes SQUAMISH, British Columbia – (June 18, 2018) – Primal Quest is North America’s greatest expedition adventure race where teams of experienced back country adventure athletes journey across expansive terrain, running, biking, repelling, paddling and climbing together over 300-450 km. The 8th […]

Jun
7th
14:06
May
31st
10:05
Expedition OCR World Championship 2018

Maria Burton RD w Ian Adamson President WorldOCR

May
28th
08:05
Apr
27th
10:04
PRIMAL QUEST PURSUIT EMBRACES TEAMS OF 2, 3 AND 4

Bridging the gap for diverse teams

Mar
13th
09:03
Primal Quest Receives Tourism Support from British Columbia

Province recognizes the events' tourism benefit.

Feb
10th
09:02
Primal Quest® Announces Continued Sponsorship with Zanfel® for 2018

Zanfel® partnering with Primal Quest® for 10 yrs

Jan
24th
09:01
OFFICIAL RELEASE OF 2018 INITIAL TEAM ROSTER

Canadian, US and International Teams gear up.

Nov
30th
10:11
Nov
6th
21:11
PRIMAL QUEST 8TH EDITION – EPIC ADVENTURE LAUNCHED

New website, new categories, 2018 race dates announced

Oct
26th
13:10
GoPro Partners Primal Quest

Register early to get deals with GoPro

Oct
24th
13:10
New Pursuit Race for PQ

A brand new way to experience the 8th Edition

Oct
22nd
13:10
PQ Partners with Air Canada

More information coming soon about partnership

Oct
20th
13:10
Wood Mark Watches at PQ

Time for a great prize at 8th Edition

Oct
18th
13:10
Sea to Sky Gondola Spectacular

Get the best views from Squamish

Oct
16th
13:10
Squamish Tourism behind PQ event

From sea to sky all within 10 minutes

Oct
14th
13:10
Shift Performance at PQ

Empowering the human experience

Oct
12th
13:10
Orange Mud Equipment at PQ

Hydration packs and much more for event

Oct
10th
13:10
Executive Suites at Primal Quest

Preferred accommodation for 8th Edition