Back to All Events

Sahara marathon

  • Saharawi Refugee Camps. (map)

Marathon 42km – El Ayoun – Auserd – Smara.
½ Marathon 21km – Auserd – Smara.
10km – Farmacia – Smara.
5km – Paco – Smara.


Price: 950 Euros with reg. fee included
Children can travel accompanied without problem, following some advice from the organization. The price for children under 16 is 750€
Registration deadline: January 15th


To register send a mail to with the following information:



Telephone number


Nationality & Passport number

Date of birth

Intended race (Marathon, 21km, 10km, 5km)

The registration fee is the same for both runners and non-runners and includes:
Flight Ticket Madrid-Tindouf-Madrid
Travel insurance
Algerian visa
Accomodation: participants will be split in to small groups of 4-5 and will be hosted by Saharawi families in their tents. Mattresses, pillows and blankets will be provided but bringing a sleeping bag is strongly recommended.
If you are repeating and already know a family, and want to be their guests, you can stay with them.
Food: participants will eat meals with the Saharawi families.
Water: participants will receive mineral water in sealed bottles as required.
Transport: transportation will be provided from Tindouf to the camps and for various site visits.
Race registration: race participation, t-shirt and a medal.
Humanitarian aid: 50€ of contribution to the Sahara Marathon project and to other projects at the camps.
If a participant or a group of participants are interested, he/they can help and directly fund a project at the camps.

Earlier Event: February 25
Nike Marathon Test 2