Kerala Tourism is organising the seventh edition of South India’s only extreme adventure competition, Malabar River Festival (MRF) 2019 from July 26 to 28, 2019 at Iruvanjhipuzha & Chalipuzha Rivers at Thusharagiri in Kozhikode district. This international event will be conducted under the aegis of Kerala Adventure Tourism Promotion Society (KATPS) and District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC), Kozhikode, Kerala, India.
Kayakers from more than 15 countries will participate in the event. This year’s International Race series is expected to bring together some of the best whitewater athletes.
The competition will be held in three categories – the Extreme Race, Boater Cross and Giant Slalom. There will also be categories for intermediate kayakers and professionals.
Malabar River Festival (MRF) has been nominated as one of the top 5 best whitewater kayak festivals in the world by Kayak Session Magazine, France. Cash prize worth 1 million Indian Rupees goes to winners in various categories.
Watch 2018 festival video