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Jackson Hole News & Guide

Batchen Top American at Sahara Race
April 11, 2007
By Michael Pearlman

Planet Jackson Hole Weekly

Valley Resident races 140 miles across Sahara
April 11-17, 2007
By Sam Petri


Jackson Hole News & Guide

Sahara No Problem for Batchen
May 18, 2005
By Michael Pearlman


Trail Runner

Sand, Sand, Everywhere… Setting Sail on a Very Dry Sea in the Marathon des Sables
July / August 2000
By Cathy Tibbetts
(photos by Toni Miret)


ESPN: The Magazine

Go To Hell… and run 142 miles with a pack on your back
May 4, 1998
By Cal Fussman

Outside Magazine

Where Have All the Wise Men Gone?
July, 1998
By Hampton Sides

About the Dreamchasers Who Compete at MdS

2008 Dreamchasers on ABC News

Running for a Purpose:Read about the real heroes…Dreamchasers who are running this year’s race for a purpose.

DREAMCHASER: Martin Edwards & Paul Gladwell

Runner’s World Australia

Men With a Cause


Bonner County Daily Bee

Local teacher to run in Morocco

DREAMCHASER: Laurie Andrews

Jackson Hole News & Guide

Andrews tests mettle in race across the desert

The Epoch Times

Australians Take On the Sahara Challenge

Run 4 Your Life: The Marathon des Sables

By Cliff McKinley – “The MdS means different things to different people….It ended up being a journey of self discovery.”

Coffee with Chloe Lanthier-Brandner

By MIKE KIEFER Chronicle Sports Writer –

“Chloe Lanthier-Brandner said she feels surprisingly good after dropping around 10 pounds crossing the sands of Morocco.”



Melbourne Weekly

Mission Possible: How Cliff McKinley conquered his toughest journey on the other side of the world

DREAMCHASER: Jennifer Hoffman

Albuquerque Journal

I Have to Run the ‘Toughest Footrace on the Planet’
March 10, 2007
By Jennifer Hoffman