“Desert Hell” hits the Marathon des Sables for stage 2

A mountain to climb and a sandstorm make for a tough second day of racing at the Marathon Des Sables

Running 250 km through the desert: it’s time for the Marathon des Sables

Follow one of the world’s most gruelling ultra-races, where athletes must carry their food and equipment for six days in Morocco

French ultrarunner suffers cardiac arrest at the Marathon des Sables

The medical director was on the scene within several minutes, but ultimately the runner passed away