Southern Moroccan Sahara, Morocco

Dreamchasers is the official representative of the Marathon Des Sables for individuals who reside in the USA. If you are not a resident of one of the USA, please contact the race organizers via their website: OFFICIAL MDS SITE. There are no ‘qualifying’ requirements to enter the Marathon Des Sables.

MDS Start



The 2024 MDS is scheduled to take place from April 12-22, 2024. Registration is scheduled to open on May 31, 2023, and we invite you to learn more about the race by visiting the main race page,

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


REGISTRATION FOR THE 2024 MDS: Registration for the 2024 Marathon Des Sables will be live on May 31, 2023. Entry is available on-line via the official MDS website:  The individual entry fee of 3,540 Euros (or, 3,640 Euros per team member) is payable via wire transfer directly to the Head Office in France. It is important to know that the entry fee DOES NOT include airfare. A deposit is due to secure to your spot. The balance of the entry fee is due, and the administrative file completed, by January 15, 2024. We suggest that every competitor purchase a trip cancellation policy and thoroughly review the refund deadlines, keeping in mind that the last day to withdraw from the 2023 MDS and receive a partial refund is January 15, 2024.

Once you have received a confirmed place in the 2024 Marathon Des Sables and have paid the initial deposit and first installment fees, you will need to complete the official registration documents. via the on-line registration system. With that, all of the registration documents are submitted through the official race website. Payments, and race cancellations, are made via wire transfer directly to the Head Office in France.

RACE REGULATIONS: For those participating in the 2024 MDS, please know that it is your responsibility to review and understand the official race rules and regulations. You can download a copy HERE.


The List of 2024 MDS Competitors based in US will be posted once the Head Office has sorted through roll-overs from previous “Covid” editions and new entries. The official race roster, with bib numbers, is typically posted to the official race website by early March of each year.


Dreamchasers is the Official Marathon Des Sables Representative for the US. The Marathon Des Sables takes place yearly in late March or early April in a remote section of the southern Sahara Desert, south of Ouarzazate, Morocco.

(If you are not a resident of the US but wish to register for the event, please visit to find your official representative.)