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HALF MDS FUERTEVENTURA
VERY TOUGH BUT VERY NICE
IMPRESSIONS OF THE FIRST STAGE
"Yesterday's stage was beautiful, but much tougher than I expected." The impressions of Amaya SALVATIERRA QUINTANA (D051-ESP) quite accurately illustrate the general opinion of the pack: though it's only a HALF MDS, it must be taken seriously. "I've taken part in several MDS MAROC events...
STAGE 1: HEAD OF RACE IMPRESSIONS
CITATIONS DU TOP 3 MEN AND WOMEN
Alejandro FRAGUELA BREIJO (D092-ESP): "With Yeray, we lost energy by running on dry sand for half of the beach before seeing our chaser Remigio catching up on us on wet sand and following his example. I had no race strategy and followed my instinct, because it's the first time I run on sand. I followed Yeray...
SLEEP AND FORGET YOUR HUNGER
LAST SUPPER, FIRST NIGHT
Yesterday evening, after the race brief by Patrick BAUER (creator of the MARATHON DES SABLES) and Fernando GONZÁLEZ (race director), the 300 or so competitors had supper under a big marquee set up right next to the bivouac, with lots of appealing dishes...especially on the eve of four days of food self-sufficiency!...
SCHEDULE OF THE DAY: CHECKS AND DISCOVERY
Tomorrow will be the start of the first stage of the HALF MDS FUERTEVENTURA, whose route remains secret. Competitors know only one thing: they will have to cover approximately 25 km. In the waiting, after having set foot on the island and discovered its volcanic relief and indented coastline, they are carefully...
LIST OF PARTICIPANTS 2017
Half MARATHON DES SABLES FUERTEVENTURA 2017
List of participants of the HALF MDS FUERTEVENTURA 2017. N° Last name First name Nationality Country Team Gender 1 HUAMAN QUISPE Remigio PER Peru M 2 EL AKAD - CANCELLED Aziz MAR Morocco M 3 AUBRY Christophe FRA France AC TEAM M 4 HOUSELLE Anne Claire FRA France AC TEAM F 5 CHAN Alexander HKG Hong Kong ACLL M 6 LEUNG...
STAGE 3 29/09/17 K 0 Start on a wide dirt track going East. Go down oued bed alternating footpath and track. Stony terrain with sand. Alternating footpath and track. K 1 Slight ascension taking you up to hill crest with comfortable dirt path. Comfortable track with few stones. K 3,8 Enter “Malpaís” volcanic terrain of...
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