Category Archives: Marathon Des Sables

2012 Marathon Des Sables – Lottery List / Payment Due!

The list of names selected from the 2012 MDS Lottery entrants has been posted on our site for a while now.  If your name is on the list, you must submit a pre-registration deposit by March 25th.  If this pre-registration deposit is not received in our office by that date, your name will be removed from the list of entrants and we’ll offer your spot to the next person on the waiting list. … Read More

2012 MDS Lottery Update

IMPORTANT UPDATE ON THE 2012 MDS LOTTERY: Due to a glitch with the lottery submission system, we have had to delay the lottery process while we confirm all of the names entered are currently listed in our database.  We apologize for the delay and hope to have everything worked out as quickly as possible. … Read More

Marathon Des Sables Open Spots 2011

logo-mdsWe have 15 open spots for the 2011 Marathon Des Sables event!  The granddaddy of all stage races, Marathon Des Sables, is truly a lifetime experience. This year’s event is April 1 – 11, 2011. We’ll be accepting applications, from citizens or permanent residents of Australia, Canada, New Zealand or the USA, on a first-come, first-served basisRead More

Thanks Jay Batchen!

archer_ted4From Ted Archer (US)
2009 was my second consecutive MDS.  After having seen it twice and spoken to people from around the world, one thing is clear: NO COUNTRY’S race representative does half of what Jay Batchen does for the Dreamchasers group. … Read More