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Women lead the way on MARATHON DES SABLES
200 women in the 34th MDS
On April 5, 200 women will tackle the legendary desert event - the MARATHON DES SABLES, which is 250 km walk in 6 steps in the southern Moroccan Sahara, in food self-sufficiency. The motivations of these women are often deep, drawing from the experience of each. Their endurance and adaptability allow most to finish...
A french team for the winning of the 34th MARATHON DES SABLES
Terres d'Aventure at the top
The competition on MARATHON DES SABLES is every year fierce; Moroccan riders, led by Rachid EL MORABITY, are fiercely defending their domination of the 250km divided into six stages in the heart of the South Moroccan Sahara. But for the 34th edition of the event that will take place in April 2019, the team Terres d...
The 34th edition of MARATHON DES SABLES
Go to 2019 !
The 34 th edition of MARATHON DES SABLES will take place from 5 to 15 April 2019 at the heart of the South Moroccan Sahara. More than a sporting adventure, it’ll be a real survival challenge, coupled with a unique human experience, for the 1,000 competitors. As has happened every year since 1986, early April 2019 will...
La légende du MARATHON DES SABLES
A new chapter of the legendary MARATHON DES SABLES will unfold in the Saharan dunes of South Morocco from 5 to 15 April 2019. The first event of its kind in 1986, the leading desert trail race for the number of participants and the leading self-sufficiency trail competition in terms of international fame: the legend...
TORRID, MAGNIFICENT & SANDY
If yesterday's stage proved to be rather easy, today's course immersed the 976 competitors who took this morning's start in the "desert hell": tons of sand, a huge jebel to climb and descent, and oppressive heat due to a very high humidity level and a great contrast with the morning cold. This...
A legend in the making
Now, it's no longer a mere dream: the 977 competitors of the 33rd edition of the MARATHON DES SABLES took the start of the mythical race this morning at 9 AM. Indeed, yesterday's checks delivered 977 "visas" authorising as many men and women to compete. All the favourite runners are present, but a...
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