At a glance

By Times Staff Writer
Published November 4, 2005

WHAT: The United States Adventure Racing Association (USARA) National Championships.

WHERE: Tampa (exact course and location will not be revealed until the start).

WHEN: Today.

TIME/DISTANCE: The winning team should complete the course in 24 hours. Disciplines may include running, off-road cycling, paddling and orienteering.

PRIZE PACKAGE: 63 of the nation's best teams (three racers per team) will compete for a total purse of $40,000.