Wildlife Ranger Challenge 2023

Run with Rangers. Race for Wildlife.

On September 16th 2023, thousands of participants ran and walked #ForWildlifeRangers. Whether covering 5km, 10km or 21km, Wildlife Ranger Challenge supporters all over the world have made a huge difference to those on the front line of conservation in Africa.

2023 Race Day Results

RANGER TEAM 21KM CHALLENGE

PUBLIC 5KM
CHALLENGE

PUBLIC 10KM CHALLENGE

PUBLIC 21KM CHALLENGE

PUBLIC K9 CHALLENGE

The Top 3 Teams are:

Frankfurt Zoological Society -Nsumbu National Park - DNPW-NSUMBU Team
African People & Wildlife - Tarangire National Park - Tarangire Ecosystem - APW Team B
Lion Landscapes - Ol Maisor Ranch - Ol Maisor Team

The Top 3 Female Teams are:

Frankfurt Zoological Society – Nsumbu National Park – Women’s Team-Nsumbu – Zambia
Conservation South Luangwa – South Luangwa National Park – South Luangwa Atsikana Team – Zambia
Transfrontier Africa – Olifants West Nature Reserve Team – South Africa

Your Conservation Impact

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Wildlife Ranger Challenge Map of African Countries
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Race Day Galleries 2023 on Flickr

WRC23 Race Day Highlights
WRC23 Ranger Teams
Lewa Wildlife Conservancy – Kenya
Kruger National Park – South Africa
Kafue National Park – Zambia
Murchison Falls National Park – Uganda

Train Like A Ranger

Through July to September 2023, ranger teams spanning the African continent united to compete in a series of mental and physical challenges in preparation for their 21km half marathon on September 16th.

Frankfurt Zoological Society – Nsumbu National Park – DNPW-Nsumbu Team, Zambia – 258 (verified)

The Wildlife Ranger Push Up Challenge was won by GCT Team – Gonarezhou Conservation Trust – Zimbabwe – 352 (verified)

Frankfurt Zoological Society – Nsumbu National Park – DNPW-Nsumbu Team, Zambia – 258 (verified)

The Wildlife Ranger Women’s Push Up Challenge was won by North Luangwa Stars – Frankfurt Zoological Society – North Luangwa Ecosystem – Zambia – 102 (verified)

African People & Wildlife – Tarangire National Park – Tarangire Ecosystem – APW Team A, Tanzania – 356 (verified)

The Wildlife Ranger Sit Up Challenge was won by GCT Team – Gonarezhou Conservation Trust – Zimbabwe – 405 (verified)

African People & Wildlife – Tarangire National Park – Tarangire Ecosystem – APW Team A, Tanzania – 356 (verified)

The Wildlife Ranger Women’s Sit Up Challenge was won by CLZ Team – Conservation Lower Zambezi – Lower Zambezi National Park – Zambia – 115 (verified)

1. KGR Quiz Team (ACCF - Karingani Game Reserve) Score: 528187

The Ranger Big Quiz Winners – KGR Quiz Team – ACCF – Karingani Game Reserve

1. Gonarezhou K9 Unit 1 (Gonarezhou Conservation Trust - Gonarezhou National Park)

The Ranger K9 Challenge Winners – Gonarezhou K9 Unit 1 – Gonarezhou Conservation Trust