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Raymond GIRARDET (SWI) and Alain BERSIER (SWI)
After participating in the MARATHON DES SABLES 2014, Raymond Girardet wanted to come back this year to celebrate his 70th birthday! He will participate in the race with his friend Alain Bersier. Beyond the sporting challenge, Raymond and Alain want to commit themselves to publicizing the humanitarian organization...
Tous pour Soren – Trisomie 21 Marne – Namasté, la maison des enfants
Endurance et Aventure Team
Endurance ET Aventure is a friendly team who is engaged in MDS 2017 to live an human and sportly adventure. The team also sells kilometers for 3 associations. Th goal for the team is reaching finish line with all its members alive :) Members of the Team : 90 BARRAUD Benoit 91 BEAUGRAND Johnny 92 BEYAERT Marc 93 BINO...
Fondation Thierry Latran
Cyril PRENEZ (FRA) and Patrice CANEVET (FRA)
In 2007 Patrice participated in the MARATHON DES SABLES against Charcot's disease. Reading an article about his involvement, I was concerned. I lost my father to this disease in 1996 and since then I could not talk so much about this disease is cruel. After 11 years of silence on this family drama, I decided to write...
Katherine Hay-Heddle (GBR)
I have participated in the MARATHON DES SABLES a number of times. My first participation was 2001 when things were very different and there were fewer runners and far less information available on the internet. I didn't have a clue what I was letting myself in for but had the most amazing experience and met such...
Hope for children
Adrian MAY (GBR)
Courir solidaire_Hope for Children_CBU-2014-etape3-0289.jpeg I’m Adrian May and over the last 16 years some very generous people have helped me raise over £60,000 for Childrens charities. Why ? Almost 18 years ago my twin daughters Imogen and Olivia lost their short but fierce fight for life. If I can take any comfort...
Thierry DROIN (FRA)
After several races with my brother (New York Marathon, Trail des Templiers, Saintélyon ...) and eager to discover the desert, the project to participate in the MARATHON DES SABLES emerged in early 2016. The decision was made: in 2017 we would both be on the starting line of the 32nd MDS. The challenge is first of...
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