We will race 120km in 24 hours across the vast expanse of the oldest desert in the world, through the endless space of gravel plains framed by distant ridges and mountains, past dramatic upheavals of granite inselbergs and all under the clearest of blue skies during the day and then full moon during the night.
"It was hot! It was hard! It was awesome! – A true adventure. This race is a must for individuals who wish to test their limits on physical and mental endurance" Pete Holdgate, 2008 Ultra Runner.
The Namib Ultra Marathon is a marathon with a difference; 120 km in 24hrs across one of the worlds most stunning but challenging desert terrian based around Brandberg the countries highest peak and heading towards the finish line on the infamous Skeleton Coast.
The challenge is proving to be a popular one so early sign up is recommended and you can find out more here. Adventure Racing in Namibia.