5th TO 19th OF JANUARY 2020
Following the champagne at the closing ceremony on January 13thon the shores of the mythical Lac Rose, competitors were already looking forward to the 2020 running of the race. Organisers of the only African marathon cross-country rally therefore got back to work to prepare a 2020 edition of the Africa Eco Race.
The AFRICA ECO RACE, a rally for the passionate who are looking for an unrivaled authentic race, organised with tight collaboration of Moroccan, Mauritanian and Senegalese authorities for a common goal, the sustainability of this unique event.The caravan which makes up the race will start the 2020 adventure on 5th of January after 2 days of technical and administrative checks. Competitors will begin a 12 day and 6500km race on various landscapes with a maximum of sand tracks, dunes and a minimum of liaison across the 3 countries.
The 19th of January 2020 will mark the end of this fabulous adventure. All competitors will race the usual straight line on the beach before being applauded and photographed, one after the other, on the podium, showing off their trophies, on the shore of the Lac Rose.
OPENING OF THE ENTRIES
In less than a month, on the 15th of APRIL 2019, entries for the 2020 AFRICA ECO RACE will open to competitors wishing to benefit from the preferential fees up to the 30th of June 2019. Do not miss the opportunity to join the AFRICA ECO RACE for an unforgettable sports adventure.2020 will be full of new bivouac locations in Morocco, stages going deeper into the Mauritanian desert, nostalgic competitors will appreciate the flashbacks to the old days.
The 12th edition will see the creation of a new SSV category although still part of the main auto/truck one.
The AFRICA ECO RACE team is preparing more surprises… To be continued… !