ARCHIVED RACE: Gobi March (China) 2013 @ Gobi Desert, Xinjiang Province, China on 02 June 2013
Race Info & Description
- Event Name: Gobi March (China) 2013
- Distance (KMs): 250
- Distance (Miles): 150
- Date: 02 June 2013
- Start Time: 07.00
- Venue: Gobi Desert
- Best Time (Men): 23:12:33
- Best Time (Women): 27:53:21
- Organised By: RacingThePlanet
- Race Website: Click Here.
- Has Toilets? No
- Has Changing Facilities? No
- Has Water Stations? Multiple waterstations
- Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes
The Gobi March is part of the 4 Deserts series which was named by TIME magazine as the #1 footrace in the world, and as one of the world’s top 10 endurance events. It is a seven-day, six-stage, 250-kilometer / 150-mile footrace across the Gobi Desert of China.
During the 250-kilometer / 150-mile event, competitors must carry their own personal gear, food and clothing in a backpack. The only assistance provided to them is water (plenty) for drinking and making food, tents to sleep in at night, and medical and management support.
Race Venue and Map
- Venue: Gobi Desert
- State/County: Xinjiang Province
- Country: China
- Postcode / Google Map Co-ordinates: 47.916205,106.914922
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- Entry Fee: USD3,500
- Enter on Day: No
- Online Entry:
- Postal Entry: No
- Closing Date: 30/05/2013
- Entry Limit: 200
- Entry Contact / Race Secretary: [email protected]
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