Full Moon Desert Marathon

Back April 10, 2020 Postponed April 19, 2019 April 27, 2018
April 10, 2020 Postponed # 13
The event starts at 02:00.

Experience one of the most unforgettable adventures as you run in the awe-inspiring landscape of Wadi Rum at night under the full moon. 10, 21, and 42k run as well as a 5k walk. All followed by a bonfire gathering at the basecamp. Come see why this was listed as one of the top 25 Adventure Marathons by the US Men’s Journal magazine.

Wadi Rum
The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]
Last checked on 2020-09-01

Contact

Using the word "Organizer" loosely, this event is managed by a team of dedicated professionals and volunteers with the help of local bedouins that can navigate the desert with their eyes closed.

Races

Marathon

April 10, 2020 (Friday)
Running
42.195 kilometers
300 meters
Desert Night Sand Trail

A mix between hard packed sand and loose sand. Mostly flat with some uphills and downhills (about 5% of the trail). A night run with varying temperatures as it starts before sunset and goes on for 5 hours.

The number for participants for the race is capped to 500.

10 km

April 10, 2020 (Friday)
Running
10 kilometers
Desert Night Sand Trail

5K Fun Walk

April 10, 2020 (Friday)
Running
5 kilometers
Desert Night Sand Trail

21 km

April 10, 2020 (Friday)
Running
21.097 kilometers
Desert Night Sand Trail

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