Getting Ready for the Sahara Race
With just 55 days to go, the Sahara Race (Jordan) 2014 competitors are starting to get ready for the race. Follow their last preparations and training by reading some of the pre-race blogs.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2015
Happy New Year!
The 4 Deserts Race Series Team wishes Happy New Year 2015 to all our competitors and friends! We look forward to many more exciting races with you.
Last Updated: Jan 06, 2015
Gift Ideas for the holiday season
Don't know what you want for Christmas? Don't know what to buy for others? The RacingThePlanet store could be your answer - choose a gift or buy a gift card.
Last Updated: Dec 15, 2014
2015 Race Calendar
Time to look forward to your race calendar for 2015 - have a look at the 4 Deserts calendar to help your planning
Last Updated: Dec 08, 2014
4 Deserts Quiz on 11 Dec
We will celebrate the end of 2014 with a 4 Deserts quiz in Hong Kong. All are welcome!
Last Updated: Dec 01, 2014
Ever lasting friendships
Each race is extraordinary for many reasons. What happens in those moments is only part of the story however. The amazing friendships made over the course of an event are often the most precious...
Last Updated: Nov 17, 2014
As dust starts to settle on an epic 2014. We look forward to an incredible 2015. The deserts of Jordan, the Hami region of The Gobi Desert, incredible Ecuador, and the indescribable wonder of Atacama.
Last Updated: Nov 24, 2014
Next up: Sahara Race 2015
So with the last race of 2014 concluded, all attention goes to a great line up for 2015 beginning with the Sahara Race on March 8th.
Last Updated: Nov 10, 2014
The Last Desert 2014 has concluded
The final Stage of The Last Desert concluded at Telefon Bay in Antarctica with the coldest and windiest stage yet. All competitors completed the stage around 14:00. The winners were again Jose Manual
Last Updated: Nov 09, 2014
The Guardian: Gobi March: five practical kit tipsJuly 16, 2014 Five things I learned running my first multi-stage ultramarathon - the 155-mile, seven day Gobi March.
The Guardian: The Gobi March ultra: a 155-mile, seven-day antidote to modern lifeJuly 15, 2014 My race started on the fourth day. We’d already run 70 miles over three stages - through the stifling heat of the Gobi Desert; scrambling down and up ...
Ming Pao: SMEs develop oversea markets by InternetApril 19, 2013 Sharing the experience of the winning company - RacingThePlanet Ltd use Internet to expand overseas business.
DIE WELT: UBS-Hedgefonds-Managerin läuft 250-km-Marathon in der Wüste GobiApril 23, 2013 More and more women from the financial sector participate in ultra-marathons.
SFGate: women go to extremesApril 22, 2013 Natalia Watkins, a 40-year-old Hong Kong-based executive for HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA), knows about endurance.
Bloomberg: women go to extremesApril 22, 2013 Natalia Watkins, a 40-year-old Hong Kong-based executive for HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA), knows about endurance.
An endurance ordeal by sand and in snowDecember 5, 2012 Australia's Born To Run team has completed the Four Deserts Grand Slam, crossing the Sahara, Atacama, Gobi and Antarctic deserts together.
Pushed to the limit: The World's Toughest Endurance ChallengesNovember 28, 2012 While obesity rates soar in the developed world and we live an ever more sedentary lifestyle, the flip side to this health time bomb is the paradox th...
My Perfect Adventure: Dean KarnazesDecember 12, 2012 The legendary ultramarathoner tells us why he blames his little habit on tequila, and that he’d be all in for a marathon in outer space—but also that ...
Adventure traveler Len Stanmore is not your average retireeDecember 1, 2012 Millions of people dream of traveling more when they retire, but it’s a safe bet that few would approach their leisure years like Len Stanmore.