ROBERT GIBBS

MARATHON DES SABLES 2020

‘If you’re going to take on a challenge…make it count’!

ABOUT ROBERT

MISSION

Completion the 2020 Marathon des Sables. However, this gruelling, painful and sweaty event would not be complete without some charitable fundraising, so I have chosen to support Cancer and Veterans...

CHARITIES

THE EVENT

Marathon des Sables, or MdS, is a six-day, 251 km ultra-marathon, which is approximately the distance of six regular marathons. The longest single stage is 91 km long. This multi-day race is held every year in southern Morocco, in the Sahara Desert.

It has been called the Toughest foot race on Earth”. Competitors sleep in bivouacs, are self-sufficient with their equipment and all food, but receive water bottle rations at specific checkpoints en route.

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THE EVENT

Marathon des Sables, or MdS, is a six-day,  251 km ultra-marathon, which is approximately the distance of six regular marathons. The longest single stage is 91 km long. This multi-day race is held every year in southern Morocco, in the Sahara Desert.

Marathon des Sables, or MdS, is a six-day, 251 km ultra-marathon, which is approximately the distance of six regular marathons. The longest single stage is 91 km long. This multi-day race is held every year in southern Morocco, in the Sahara Desert.