Race Calendar

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

Latest News

01

OCT

2018

The Atacama Crossing is LIVE now

See the results, photos, videos, blogs and more as the race unfolds.

27

SEP

2018

What Equipment is Needed to Run in Antarctica

Microspikes, balaclava and glacier goggles are among the specialist equipment needed for The Last Desert.

19

SEP

2018

The Race for the 4 Deserts Champion 2018 is ON!

Read about the competition at the top that will be taking place on the Antarctic Peninsula.

11

SEP

2018

Penguins!

Running alongside some of the most curious wildlife in the most pristine environment in the world - only 73 days to go!

31

AUG

2018

Who will run in stunning Antarctica this year

The starting list for The Last Desert (Antarctica) is out!

23

AUG

2018

4 Deserts Official Website

Only 92 days until we set sail for Antarctica - make sure you have all your mandatory equipment! You don't want to be left out in the cold.

24

JUL

2018

Follow the Gobi March Live From Mongolia

Get breaking news, stage updates, features, photos, videos and results each day.

23

JUL

2018

Sign Up for Breaking News from the Gobi March!

The Gobi March (Mongolia) 2018 will start on Sunday, 29 July. Breaking News will be posted four or five times during each stage to update you on the...

18

JUN

2018

Don't Miss the Boat

Visiting Antarctica is a once-in-a-lifetime experience! We have still a few places left for those who are qualified to take part by completing two 4 Deserts races. The...

07

JUN

2018

Amputee Mr. Fung will run his third 4 Deserts Race in Antarctica in November

Fung Camel (and his wife Bing Ying Chong) will be the first amputee to complete The Last Desert in Antarctica in November this year - it will be...