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MdS Photos: A Race Tour

On May 15, 2009, in Racing, by Meghan
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This is the long-awaited Marathon des Sables (MdS) photo post! Please enjoy this photo tour through the 2009 Marathon des Sables (And please take heart in knowing that this is, finally, my last post about this race.).

MdS Intermission: Ode To Tent 100

On May 8, 2009, in Friends, Racing, by Meghan
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During the Marathon des Sables (MdS), one’s home is a large tent that consists of a roof made of black burlap pieces sewn together and a floor of 2 rugs.

MdS Stage 2: A Desert Loop

On May 1, 2009, in Racing, by Meghan
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As a result of the desert storm, the 2009 Marathon des Sables (MdS) became an exercise in adaptability and flexibility for race officials and runners alike.

MdS Stage 1: Erg Chebbi Meanderings

On May 1, 2009, in Racing, by Meghan
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The starting line of Marathon des Sables, or even a single stage during the race, is a sight to behold.