The Icarus Trophy

2018 race will cross the skies of Africa. The world's toughest air race just got even tougher.


NEWS UPDATE: The course recce continues

Nic, Simon and Pete are out in Africa right now testing and improving the 2018 Icarus Trophy course.

Follow them live on the tracking map.


The Icarus Trophy

This is the mother of all aerial gauntlets.

This a 1000 mile, unsupported, cross-country paramotor adventure race. This is you and your flying machine against the wilderness in the ultimate test of pilot skill and endurance. This is the world's toughest air race.

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The Icarus X Series

The Icarus Trophy's weekend-shaped offspring.

This is air race series launching in various corners of the World. They are 2 and 3 day mini-Icarus' to test your flying metal before taking on the main event. 

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