Iran to participate at World Rafting Championship

Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari’s team will represent Iran at the World Rafting Championship 2019 which will be held on 8-13 June in Tunceli, Turkey

According to Mehr News Agency, the white water rafting competitions took place on the Zayandeh-Rood River, in Saman, Chahar Mahal & Bakhtiari Province, in order to select the members that will compete for Iran’s national team in the upcoming international competition in Tunceli, Turkey which will be held on 8-13 June 2019. The competition will take place on a rafting course of 36 kilometers on Munzur River, according to Turkish media.

26 teams from 20 countries including China, Brazil, France, India, Italy, Iran, and Croatia, will participate at the 2019 World Rafting Championship which is going to be held in the Munzur Valley, known as the largest and most biodiverse national park in Turkey.

National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA


National rafting competition in Iran – Photo BY IRNA

Best Destinations for white water rafting in Iran

If you are wondering where you could go white water rafting in Iran, here is the list:

  1. Zayandeh Rood River
  2. Haraz River
  3. Sefid Rood River
  4. Caesar River
  5. Arvand Rood River
  6. Karaj River
  7. Sirvan River
  8. Armand River

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