Namib Race (Namibia)

A Rare Sahara Race in the Ancient Deserts of Jordan

11 Feb 2014 23:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Press Release
As the ninth edition of the Sahara Race kicks off on 16 February 2014, competitors will find themselves in one of the most fabled desert-scapes on the planet, beneath the towering sandstone mesas of Jordan’s Wadi Rum, also known as Valley of the Moon. This year’s Sahara Race is moving out of Egypt for the first time in its nine-year history

Vicente Juan Garcia Beneito and Anne-Marie Flammersfeld Gain Extraordinary Victories in the Sahara Race 2012

08 Nov 2012 10:26
Jean-Loup Fenaux
[3 November 2012, Pyramids of Giza, Egypt] – Vicente Juan Garcia Beneito of Spain has done it again. The 36-year old completed the 250-kilometer course of the Sahara Race today in a time of 25:56:12. This marks his third victory of the year. The Spanish firefighter is on track to what could be a record-breaking year. Should he emerge as champion