And the Ranger Team Winners Are…

After weeks of training, the The Laikipia Lion Rangers of Lion Landscapes finished the 21km course in just 2 hours and 21 minutes. The Lion Rangers are a partnership between Lion Landscapes and multiple Laikipia ranches and conservancies in Kenya.

PositionOrganisation - Protected AreaRanger Team NameCountryTeam Finish Time
001Lion Landscapes - Laikipia Ranches & ConservanciesLaikipia Lion Rangers - LoisabaKenya02:21
002Old Oyo National ParkOONPNigeria02:24
003Lewa Wildlife ConservancyLewaKenya02:34
004Project Rhino - Project Rhino K9 TeamProject Rhino K9 UnitSouth Africa02:35
005Savé Valley ConservancySavé Valley RhinosZimbabwe02:36
006Lion Landscapes - Laikipia Ranches & ConservanciesLaikipia Lion Rangers - Mugie/OlmaisorKenya02:39
007Rhino Fund Uganda - Ziwa Rhino SanctuaryRhino Fund UgandaUganda02:39
008Zambeze Delta Safaris - Coutada 11ZDS APYMozambique02:43
009Conservation Lower Zambezi - Lower Zambezi National ParkConservation Lower ZambeziZambia02:44
010Tashinga Initiative - Chewore NorthChewore NorthZimbabwe02:47
011Chuilexi ConservancyChuilexiMozambique02:48
012Conservation South Luangwa - South Luangwa National ParkCSL DNPWZambia02:49
013African People & Wildlife - Tarangire EcosystemTarangire EcosystemTanzania02:53
014Peace Parks Foundation - Nyika National ParkTeam NyikaMalawi02:55
015Wildlife Conservation Society - Yankari Game ReserveYankari WCSNigeria02:56
016Frankfurt Zoological Society - North LuangwaNorth Luangwa RangersZambia02:58
017Southern African Wildlife CollegeGreater Kruger/SAWCSouth Africa03:00
018Tsavo Trust - Tsavo Conservation AreaTsavo TrustKenya03:01
019Wildlife Action Group - Thuma Forest ReserveWildlife Action GroupMalawi03:01
020TRT Conservation Foundation - Mariri Concessions, Niassa Special ReserveMaririMozambique03:04
021Frankfurt Zoological Society - Nsumbu National ParkNsumbu AlphaZambia03:04
022KaringaniTeam KaringaniMozambique03:04
023Ngare Ndare Forest RangersNgarendare Forest RangersKenya03:10
024Lion Landscapes - Laikipia Ranches & ConservanciesLaikipia Lion Rangers - BoranaKenya03:11
025Conservation and Wildlife Fund - Hwange National ParkCWFZimbabwe03:14
026Tashinga Initiative - Mana PoolsMana-ZAVARUZimbabwe03:16
027Uganda Conservation Foundation - Murchison Falls National ParkMurchison Falls TeamUganda03:19
028Tashinga Initiative - Charara Safari AreaChararaZimbabwe03:21
029Musekese Conservation - Musekese-Lumbeya - Kafue NPMusekese Conservation TeamZambia03:22
030Uganda Conservation Foundation - Queen Elizabeth National ParkQueen Elizabeth TeamUganda03:23
031Tashinga Initiative - Chewore SouthChewore SouthZimbabwe03:25
032Game Rangers Association of Africa - Game Rangers Association of AfricaGRAA TeamSouth Africa03:36
033Mount Kenya Trust - Imenti Forest ReserveImenti Patrol TeamKenya03:46
034Painted Dog Conservation - Hwange National Park Buffer ZonePDC - Hwange National Park Buffer Zone TeamZimbabwe03:52
035Conservation Through Public Health - Bwindi Impenetrable National ParkCTPH + Bwindi (Gorilla Caretakers)Uganda03:59
036IAPF - Zambezi ValleyAkashingaZimbabwe04:00
037Afzelia Ltd - Northern Tuli Game ReserveNorthern Tuli Game Reserve Ranger TeamBotswana04:07
038Uganda Conservation Foundation - Murchison Falls National ParkOld Fogies TeamUganda04:14
039Peace Parks Foundation - Sioma Ngwezi National ParkTeam SiomaZambia04:43
040Wildlife ACT Fund Trust - Zululand Monitoring TeamThe Zululand Monitoring TeamSouth Africa05:00
041Transfrontier Africa - Greater Grietjie Nature ReserveGreater Grietjie Nature ReserveSouth Africa05:08
042Transfrontier Africa - Olifants WestOlifants WestSouth Africa05:08
043IAPF - Zambezi ValleyAkashinga Training WingZimbabwe09:58
044Northern Rangelands Trust - NRT 91 TeamsNRT 91 TeamKenya01:58*
045Game Rangers International - Kafue National ParkTeam GRI - Kafue National ParkUnited Kingdom02:20*
046Save the Rhino Trust - Kunene RegionSave the Rhino TeamNamibia02:27*