The Marathon des Sables is a multi-stage 150 mile/ 254 km ultra marathon held annually in the Sahara Desert. Competitors have to carry everything they need for the week apart from a tent, and temperatures can reach 120 degrees or more. Except when I did it we had unexpected torrential rain and floods and had to be evacuated to a nearby town…

Hell and High Water on the MdS!
Doubts & Decisions- Would the MdS be Cancelled?
Stage One- Dunes and More Dunes
Stage Two- There and Back Again
Stage Three- The Longest Day
Stage Four- a Marathon of a Day
After the Race
The Marathon des Sables… Could You Do It?

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