Marathon Des Sables

Ouarzazate, Morocco

Dreamchasers is the official representative of the Marathon Des Sables for individuals who are residents of Canada and the USA. If you are not a permanent resident of one of these countries, please contact the race organizers via their website: There are no 'qualifying' requirements to enter the Marathon Des Sables.

2016 MDS: Registration is open (as of December 1st) and applications are being accepted on a first-come, first-served basis via the official race website (listed above).  The event will take place from April 8-18, 2016.

2015 MDS: The 2015 MDS is full.

MDS Start



We assist with registrations for residents of Canada and the USA.

You can find the official MDS Facebook page (with pictures, information, etc.) here: MDS Facebook Page


ENTRY FEE INFORMATION FOR THE 2015 MDS: The entry fee for the 2015 Marathon Des Sables will be paid via a wire transfer, in Euros, directly to the Head Office in France.  The registration fee does not include airfare (unless you live in France).  The total cost has not been set, but the 2014 entry fee was 2,700 Euros, plus a security deposit of 200 Euros.We expect a similar procedure for the 2015 event 

We strongly suggest that every competitor purchase a trip cancellation policy and thoroughly review the cancellation policy and refund deadlines, keeping in mind that the last day to withdraw from the 2015 MDS and receive a partial refund is January 31st, 2015.     

Registration will once again be offered via an on-line platform.

RACE REGULATIONS: For those participating in the 2015 MDS, please know that it is your responsibility to reveiw and understand the official race rules and regulations. You can download a copy here in the coming months.


Dreamchasers Outdoor Adventure Club, LLC is the Official Marathon Des Sables Representative for the US and Canada. The Marathon Des Sables usually takes place in late March or early April near the remote town of Ouarzazate, Morocco.

(If you are not a resident of the US or Canada please visit to find your official representative.)