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.
MARATHON DES SABLES: OCTOBER 1-11, 2021
The 2021 MDS is scheduled to take place from October 1-11, 2021. Registration is currently on hold while numbers are finalized, but we invite you to learn more about the race by visiting the main race page, www.marathondessables.com
Visit the official MDS Facebook page (with pictures, information, etc.) here: MDS Facebook Page
REGISTRATION FOR THE 2021 MDS: Registration for the 2021 Marathon Des Sables is on hold until the Head Office receives updates from those who were registered for the April dates. Entry is available on-line via the official MDS website: www.MarathonDesSables.com The entry fee of 3,270 Euros 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, 2021. 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 2021 MDS and receive a partial refund is January 15, 2021.
Once you have received a confirmed place in the 2021 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 2021 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 2021 MDS Competitors based in US will be posted once the Head Office has sorted through roll-overs, cancellations and new entries. The official race roster, with bib numbers, is typically posted to the official race website in late February 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 www.MarathonDesSables.com to find your official representative.)