250km, 6 stages
April 7th to 17th, 2017
South Sahara (Morocco)
The MARATHON DES SABLES is a foot race, open to runners and walkers, with several stages, free style, and with food self-sufficiency over a distance of about 250 Km. Each participant must carry his/her own backpack containing food, sleeping gear and other material.
1st day: Departure for Morocco*, arrival, transfer bivouac.
2nd day: Administrative, medical and technical formalities.
from 3th to 8th day: The race with food self sufficiency.
9th day: Solidarity stage.
10th day: Free day
11th day: Return to France.