Speed Project 4.0: new record set in L.A. to Las Vegas ultra relay

April 3rd, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

French team blasts through desert scorcher to win unorthodox relay challenge


Runner reunites with stray ultramarathon dog after search mission

August 26th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The stray dog who ran parts of an ultramarathon in China alongside an Australian race participant has been found after a lengthy search.


Stray dog bonds with ultrarunner and joins him for much of 250K race

August 1st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A stray dog, later named Gobi, joined an Australian ultramarathon runner for much of the 250K Gobi March in China in June (photo: 4 Deserts race series).


Marathon des Sables celebrates 30th year

April 6th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

What has been deemed the toughest race on Earth, the Marathon des Sables, celebrated its 30th start Sunday before competitors set off to begin the first stage of the 250K, seven-day race. The race is […]


New races across the desert set for Jordan and Oman

November 15th, 2013 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

What’s the most gruelling race you’ve run? It’s probably not as difficult as the Desert Challenge is going to be. The Trasomania and Transarabia desert races across Oman and Jordan will lead to a […]