Tag Archives: marathon des sables

April 18

MARATHON DES SABLES 2019: SPAIN STRIKES SILVER AND GOLD AT THE SAHARA. RAGNA DEBATS & TEAM CARRERASDEMONTANA.COM

. The 34th MARATHON DES SABLES was exceptional, according to their veteran organizers: A magnificent course of 226 km, 96% of competitors finishers, touching stories, the improbable participation of a dog, the inauguration of a solidarity center, a seventh victory for Moroccan Rachid EL MORABITY and a new winner, Ragna DEBATS from the Netherlands. . […]

January 03

Ultra Trail World Tour 2018: AWARD CEREMONY – JANUARY 11, 2019

  After passing through Paris, Hong Kong and live on television, the Ultra-Trail World Tour Awards Ceremony was back in January 2019 in Barcelona with Volvic as its official partner! All the big names of the trail were present, as well as the representatives of the biggest races, to see the best trailers of 2018 […]

April 10

MARATHON DES SABLES MOROCCO 2018: EL MORABITY AND BOULET LEADERS AFTER STAGE 2 (Ran 69k/250K) REPORT, RESULTS AND PHOTOS

. The second stage of the MARATHON DES SABLES was held yesterday Apr 10th over 39km.  The 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 […]

April 09

MARATHON DES SABLES MOROCCO 2018: EL MORABITY AND SEDYKH LEADERS AFTER STAGE 1 (30k) REPORT, RESULTS AND PHOTOS

. The start of the MARATHON DES SABLES was given at 9AM (GMT) yesterday April 8th.  977 competitors threw themselves into the 30 kilometres of a first stage opening an amazing 33rd edition. The Marathon des Sables magic as an ultratrail comes not really from the challeng of finishing, since every edition sees home around […]

April 04

MARATHON DES SABLES MOROCCO 2018 (6-16APR/250km): PROGRAM AND FAVORITES El Morabity, Grinius, Huaman, Huser, Boulet, Watson and more…

  The Marathon des Sables magic as an ultratrail comes not really from the challeng of finishing, since every edition sees home around 90% of the entries, way above the usual 60-70% ratios of truly demanding ultras all over the world. Sables is more about shared camaraderie under the desert skies, a personal experience for […]

October 31

Ultra Trail World Tour 2018 includes again Spain´s Transgrancanaria and Penyagolosa, while Diagonale des Fous exits the series.

  On January 27th, 2018 Hong Kong 100 Ultramarathon will launch the new season of the Ultra-Trail® World Tour. This will be the guaranty to welcome again runners to discover authentic races and strengthen the roots of UTWT series with all the organizers involved.  The 2017 edition crowned François d´Haene and Andrea Huser as winners.   As […]

“Indurare” por Megan Hicks desde Sables 2.010

“INDURARE” Endurecerse. *Megan Hicks tras la etapa 1 del MDS 2009 (Foto: Bryon Powell) Una posible respuesta al: ¿Por qué corremos ultratrails? Megan Hicks debutó en Marathon des sables 09 con un podio. Volvía en 2010 a pelear por la victoria…pero en la etapa reina sufrió un bárbaro desfallecimiento. Requirió suero urgente y atención médica […]

Resultado final Marathon des Sables 2.009

La clasificación final del 24º Marathon des Sables (prov.) la teneis en pdf aquí El pasado 3abr09 terminó  la más peculiar de las 24 ediciones hasta la fecha del Marathon des Sables. Peculiar de salida a meta:  De entrada ya se suspendió la etapa inicial debido a unas lluvias torrenciales que condicionaron todo el desarrollo […]

Clasificación Marathon Sables 2009 tras et.3. (91km)

La clasificación general tras la etapa 3 la teneis aqui *salida de la etapa 3 de 91km el pasado 1abr09 Con el final de la etapa 3, la más larga y dura con 91km de desierto a recorrer en 36h, la edición más húmeda de la historia de Sables pasa el Ecuador. Las condiciones de […]