What Is The World Race?

The World Race is a very stretching missional and discipleship journey offering young people the opportunity to live out the Great Commission around the world. We offer three programs for different age groups and length of time—The World Race, World Race: Gap Year and World Race: Semesters.
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Our Programs
World Race

Ages 21-35

Length 11 Months

Launches every January, August & October

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Gap year

Ages 18-20

Length 9 Months

Launches every September

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Ages 18-24

Length 1-6 Months

Launches in Spring (3 or 6 months) Summer ( 1 or 2 months) and Fall (3 months)

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Global U

Ages 18-23

Length 9 Months

Launches September

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Think you have what it takes to go?


The Harvest is Plentiful, but the laborers are few

Journey to Machu Picchu! The Hard Way!

Teaching English at the Bay of Bengal in India!

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An Open House is the chance for you and your family to join us at the World Race Headquarters in Gainesville, Ga for either full day or half day experiences. You will hear from our leadership, meet the staff and alumni, and learn all about the World Race, World Race: Gap Year, World Race: Semesters, and Global U.

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Featured Blog Posts
From the Field: Recent World Racer Updates

Oregon & Washington

Author: Justin Shaner Date: 7/23/2019 From: Maryland


Author: Jaynna Strong Date: 7/23/2019 From: Shawnee, Oklahoma

This is for you..

Author: Calin Medeiros Date: 7/23/2019 From: Rochester, NY

This is so Worth it.

Author: Alexis Ballard Date: 7/23/2019 From: Oshkosh, WI

Walking Across Spain

Author: Breanna Van Dellen Date: 7/23/2019 From: Chatfield, MN

A List about Training Camp

Author: Paige Canova Date: 7/23/2019 From: Ankeny, Iowa

July Update

Author: Adrianna Daniels Date: 7/23/2019 From: Texas

Meet the Fam

Author: Grace Horsefield Date: 7/23/2019 From: Cuba, MO

One Simple Question

Author: Re` Hollingsworth Date: 7/23/2019 From: Royse City, Texas

Only 1 more Month?

Author: Megan Gabrielse Date: 7/23/2019 From: Houston, TX

Abandonment: Journal 14

Author: Nicole Rowe Date: 7/23/2019 From: Phoenix, Arizona

Filling out an application for...

Author: Ashley Smith Date: 7/23/2019 From: Bradford, Maine USA

100 Things I learned At Training Ca...

Author: Alicia Young Date: 7/22/2019 From: Phoenix, Arizona

Seen and Known

Author: Jen Summy Date: 7/22/2019 From: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Another year, another country

Author: Jessica Frayser Date: 7/22/2019 From: Newport News

Where Was I For The Past 10 Days?

Author: Chelsey Wiers Date: 7/19/2019 From: Byron Center, Michigan

Licking the Bowl

Author: Brooke Ames Date: 7/22/2019 From: Foley, Alabama


Author: Lauren Kenley Date: 7/22/2019 From: Charlotte, North Carolina
Featured World Race Videos

Born to be Loved | WR Training Camp - June 2019

Worship at World Race Training Camp - Weapons by Among the Peoples

Reviews & Testimonials


4.8 out of 5 on Facebook!

I don't even know where to begin. But all I can say is go. Don't worry about finances, raise money and trust God. This type of education is better than any education I could find in a classroom. God. Travel. And the people you spend it with will become your "forever friends" and family
Celeste Lombardo
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Adventures in Missions is honestly one of or if at least, the best Christian missions organizations that I have ever worked with or been a part of. God has used you in amazing ways and taught me so much in every area of my life -- emotionally, physically & spiritually! I am forever grateful to God for giving me the opportunity to be apart of Adventures and the World Race and will definitely continue to recommend to any and all.
Derek Begin
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