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Race Calendar

Race Name Location Date
Sahara Race Namibia 29 Apr 2018
Gobi March Mongolia 29 Jul 2018
Atacama Crossing Chile 30 Sep 2018
The Last Desert Antarctica 23 Nov 2018
RacingThePlanet New Zealand 3 Mar 2019
Sahara Race Namibia 28 Apr 2019
Gobi March Mongolia 28 Jul 2019
Atacama Crossing Chile 29 Sep 2019

Latest News

19

APR

2018

The Sahara Race (Namibia) 2018 starts in 10 days

Read about the interesting field from all corners of the globe.

15

APR

2018

Who will win the Sahara Race (Namibia) 2018?

Find who the top contenders are in the upcoming Sahara Race (Namibia) 2018.

13

MAR

2018

250kms of Stunning Scenery Awaits Sahara Race (Namibia) 2018 competitors

On 29 April competitors will start their 250km crossing of the Namib Desert through the Skeleton Coast National Park. See the map, stage distances and elevation they will...

28

MAR

2018

Interview with Scott Baldridge about the 4 Deserts Grand Slam

Read a Q&A with Scott Baldridge from the USA is one of about 20 competitors who will attempt to complete all four deserts in one calendar year in...

05

MAR

2018

Two Months until the 2018 Edition of the Sahara Race (Namibia)

As the countdown clock continues to tick down see who will be on the start line of the race.

23

FEB

2018

Things you should know about Namibia

It is one of the least densely populated countries in the world and is home to more than 11 ethnic groups. Find out more ....

13

FEB

2018

Swakopmund is the Host Town for the Sahara Race (Namibia)

Swakopmund is the coastal desert town where competitors will arrive before the race. It is a perfect host town for the race - find out why.

02

FEB

2018

Find out what Sahara Race (Namibia) 2018 competitors are up to from their blogs

Read more from Zeana Haroun and a new blog entry from Keith Gayhart

19

JAN

2018

Watch Videos of the Sahara Race (Namibia)

A great way to get a feeling for what the race is like is to watch some of the hundreds of videos from previous editions of the race.

30

DEC

2017

Looking for a new challenge in 2018?

The Sahara Race (Namibia) is the first 4 Deserts Race of 2018. Perfect timing with four months still to prepare.