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Namib Race (Namibia) [4 Deserts]

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Location:
Namibia
Event type:
Run Stage
Entries open:
Event dates:
28 Apr 2019 - 7 day event
± 44 weeks until event
Race Organiser:
4 Deserts
Race Director:
Samantha Fanshawe
Email:
info@4deserts.com
Website:

20160501stage330524Sahara Race (Namibia) 2017 is a 7-day, 250-kilometer / 155-mile self-supported footrace located in the Namib Desert in the Skeleton Coast National Park. The course takes competitors across stunning desert terrain in the oldest desert of the world. Competitors will cross a great diversity of scenery and terrain including beaches where the desert meets the Atlantic Ocean, traverse through Seal colonies, salt pans, salt lakes which are home to flamingos, the infamous dunes of the Namib desert, into dry riverbeds where a hint of water gives way to lush green vegetation, past deserted oil and diamond mines and across vast open red desert plains and hills. More information about the race is available at www.4deserts.com/sahararace

Weather conditions

Fair

Season: Spring

Route Information

Distance:
250km
Ascent:

Terrain

Sandy, desert

Technical Rating:

Stage details

Day
Distance
Ascent
Route
1:
km
2:
km
3:
km
4:
km
5:
km
6:
km

Entry Fee details

Entry pp from R / USD: $3,700

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