RacingThePlanet and the 4 Deserts Ultramarathon Series
23 April 2023
NAMIB RACE (NAMIBIA)
Located in the famed area around Swakopmund, the Namib Race takes competitors into the vast and untouched landscape and across massive dunes and into the oldest desert on Earth....17th Edition.
19 June 2022
SPECIAL EDITION: GEORGIA 2022
RacingThePlanet will return to Georgia, the Caucasus in June 2022. Racers in Georgia will experience lush green valleys, stunning National Parks, monasteries from medieval times, and picturesque countryside villages dotted around the mountains.
14 August 2022
Considered to be the last wilderness in Europe, the 13th RacingThePlanet Ultramarathon will take place in the land of the midnight sun where the sun literally never sets in summer. Lapland is also one of the best places to see the Northern Lights!
Competitors will experience the Sámi culture as well as many species of reindeer who out-number people in this sparsely populated region.
25 September 2022
ATACAMA CROSSING (CHILE)
Set around the charming San Pedro de Atacama in the driest place on Earth, the Atacama Crossing showcases the amazing lunar landscape, famed Salar de Atacama and night stars...16th Edition.
22 November 2022
THE LAST DESERT (ANTARCTICA)
Competitors in The Last Desert set sail on an expedition ship from the tip of Argentina to Antarctica where they run on six locations in and around the Antarctic Peninsula...9th Edition.
18 June 2023
GOBI MARCH (MONGOLIA)
Located in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia, where Ghenghis Khan once ruled, Gobi March competitors stay in traditional gers and tents while traversing amazing grasslands, rocky mountains, and rivers and streams...17th Edition.