The “Sahara 100km” leg race is part of the “Trail Running Adventure”, and It could well be considered ideal contact with the world of extreme sports. For some of the runners, it may be a final, definitive sporting accomplishment, while for others, it may become a launching pad for continued participation in highly demanding extreme running races. Only after having participated will it be possible to understand in which of the two categories each runner is in.
The race exalts the spirit of each participant in search of his or her own personal feat, and in fact, all of the ingredients are present for those who want to pursue the fascinating world of extreme sports.
The “100 km Sahara leg race is, in the range of annual race possibilities, the one that offers the keen runner the possibility to measure himself in a running challenge against the desert while accepting the minimal assistance that is needed to aid each runner absorbed in his or her aim.
After having been forced, due to the situation relating to the Covid-19 pandemic, to cancel the 2021 edition of the 100km of the Sahara against our will, we are pleased to announce the new dates:
Gara A STAGES: 8-14 October 2022
Race NO STOP: 14-18 October 2022
GRAND SLAM Race: 8-18 October 2022
The 100km del Sahara racecourse covers a wide variety of terrain, ranging from desert pistes with compact sand, to areas with soft sand, small dunes, rocks and stones, dried river beds, and oasis.
The race route is fully way marked, and the event is fully supported. There are a number of aid stations with solids and liquids. At camp all meals and food are supplied by Zitoway Sport & Adventure, luggage is transported from one camp to another.