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09-Apr-18

Marathon des Sables 2018 first stage

By Alice Morrison

The 33rd Marathon des Sables kicked off on Sunday in the Sahara Desert in Morocco. The first stage was 30.6km long with a time limit of ten hours.

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31-Jan-18

Snow in the Sahara

If you are in the last throes of training for this year’s Marathon des Sables, you may be straining your way through Hot Yoga sessions or, perhaps, have splashed out for some sessions in a heat chamber.

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05-Dec-17

Marathon des Sables Peru Results 2017

Desert legend, Rachid El Morabity from Morocco, and super-strong Nathalie Mauclair of France, are the winners of the first MDS to take place in Peru.

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20-Jun-17

It’s back and it’s still Bad: Badwater 2017

Badwater turns 40 this year, a landmark for anyone, but for one of the world’s toughest races, it looks like it will be a birthday field to contend with.

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10-Apr-17

Marathon des Sables 2017 Begins

It is the 32nd edition of the infamous Marathon des Sables (MDS) and the runners have had their first day of enduring the burning sun and the soft sand of the dunes. The race is 250km long and takes place over six stages in six days. The first stage was 30km.

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17-Nov-16

The Last Desert race begins

The final frontier – Antarctica – plays host to the Last Desert race which begins on the 18th November and finishes on the 29th November. It is a 6-stager, covering 250 kilometres and is semi self-supported.

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06-Oct-16

Marco Olmo wins the Ultra Bolivia Race 2016

The legend that is Marco Olmo has proved, once again, that age IS just a number by coming first in the Ultra Bolivia Race 2016.

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