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Having put the first stage behind us. Moving deeper into the desert and farther away from real beds and real food. This journey afoot is beginning to take shape. Like the dunes themselves, things are under constant shift from the elements and outcomes uncertain. The...

The first stage of the Oman Desert Marathon proved to be challenging both in its scope and diversity. The 21 km stage Starts from the camp at 7:30. Racers are sent off into the desert with the lively music from Al Wasil Arts Folk Band ...

The route is confirmed and it will be very similar to the one in 2018. From next week, for 6 weeks, we will cover every stage of the race and give you detailed information about the impressions and the feedback of the 2018 participants. Follow our...

The last stage of the race, and also one of the most magnificent.  You will not perceive the fatigue at this point: the most is done and the finish line is a couple steps ahead. Even the slowest runners, that get at the camp at late night,...

To many runners this stage may appear as the most difficult of the race. It isn’t. If you did it until this point you can make it to the end. The torrid stages are already passed, the high dunes are almost all climbed, the...

Stage 4 is like a bridge: from the heart of the desert to the sea, from the fatigue to the perfect adaptation. If the previous stage could be considered a touring point, now the runners that broke this wall are perfectly adapted to the new...

Two days of run and two nights are the time necessary to weaken and break the runners that didn’t operate a correct feeding and camping strategy. Lack of calories and minerals added to an uncomfortable sleep can result in a complete breakdown. On the other hand,...

Stage 2 is characterized by a section with very smooth descent, with small climbs and small dunes. after km 15 there will be a big dune and a steep climb and other 4 kilometers on the ridge of the dunes to reach the finish line...

Stage one is an acclimation stage, even if is not the hardest most runners perceive it as difficult. This is for the backpack weight, at its maximum on day one and for the fact that is the first day on the sand. Form the...