Sand Marathon - Sous Massa Draa, Ouarzazate
Friday, 27 March 2009
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Where: Outside the town, Ouarzazate, Sous Massa Draa
The challenging 240 kilometer Sand Marathon (Marathon des Sables), which takes place from 27 March-6 April 2009, attracts more that 700 competitors from around the world.
Set in the rugged, but scenic, region outside the city of Ouarzazate in southern Morocco, the Sand Marathon pushes competitors to the limit over a period of seven days. Those who have successfully completed the Sand Marathon in the past agree that it is one of the most demanding, but rewarding, events of its kind in the world – and they keep coming back for more.