Atacama Crossing: Arrivals
165 competitors from every corner of the globe will gradually arrive in San Pedro de Atacama this week. New friendships, great tales, and amazing experiences will be high on the agenda as always!
Last Updated: Sep 29, 2014
South America bound
With 13 days to go until Atacama Crossing & 40 until The Last Desert, South America will see it's fair share of international lycra in the upcoming weeks. San Pedro & Ushuaia we will see you soon!
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2014
From Madagascar to Chile
As the dust (so much dust) settles on a fantastic race in Madagascar, there is no chance for post-race blues or event comedown. We now look with absolute delight to Atacama Crossing 2014 in Chile!
Last Updated: Sep 15, 2014
4 Deserts Official Website
Regretting not coming to Madagascar 2014? Do not fear, Ecuador 2015 promises to be equally as incredible!!!
Last Updated: Aug 18, 2014
Sam and Riitta are on their way!
The excitement mounts as the first 4 Deserts staff members depart for Madagascar 2014. The startline is almost within touching distance, the atmosphere and tension starting to build already!!!
Last Updated: Aug 12, 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.