Saturday, April 15, 2017: Rendez-vous in Marrakech
Or more specifically 30km further south to Domaine Terre d'Amanar
2 to 6pm : regularity Training course for those who wish
From 6 to 7pm: For all participants, internship Tripy and devices installation
7.30 pm : Briefing, documents delivery and welcome drink, followed by dinner and night on site
Sunday, April 16, 2017: Stage 1: Marrakech - Foum Zguid - 300 km
Departure for a full new course in the foothills of the High Atlas; A mix of tracks and tar in the stunning landscape of mountains of Jebel Siroua and lunch at Talouine. A delight for the eyes and a first test to assess your driving skills on track.
In the afternoon, we continued south on another beautiful track to Akka Irrem then tar to stopover in Foum Zguid (the desert door) in an unusual and magical setting.
Monday, April 17, 2017: Stage 2: Foum Zguid - Mahmid - 250 km
This time we enter the heart of the real desert. We go straight south to reach the old Paris Dakar track before reaching Lake IRIKKI where you can peaks at 200 if your 4x4 allows it before hitting the sandy tracks to the bivouac in edge of dunes where we going to lunch.
The afternoon will be devoted to teach driving in the dunes for novices, and a regularity test in the dunes for more experienced drivers. Then we have to do 80 km of tracks to reach the oasis of Mahmid where waiting the delicious Riad DAR ASWA (4 stars) enjoyed by the previous years participants.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017: Stage 3 : Boumalne- Erfoud - 300km
Always the desert, but this time on very fast tracks and through grandiose spaces, GPS navigation and point it will take to reach the lunch at the pass of El Merch.
Sand, fesh fesh and navigation will always be in the program on the afternoon to reach the Erg Chebbib before a final TR in the dunes.
Step to the dunes at Merzouga.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017: Stage 4 : Erfoud - Erfoud - 200 km
A fast track will take you directly to the foot of the dunes. There the group will be divided in two, experimented and beginners that will make a TR in the dunes, and the others will leave for 2 round of Erg in TR in the dunes.
After lunch at Auberge du Sud: those who wish to return to Erfoud to enjoy the pool for a half day of rest, and the other can continue playing in the dunes
Step in the same hotel as before.
Thursday, April 20, 2017: Stage 5: Erfoud - Skoura - 300 km
We have to start go back to Marrakech. The morning will be by fast tracks and navigation with a lunch stop at Tazarine, then by the mountain slopes of Jebel Sarho the afternoon to join the Valley of Roses and Skoura
Friday, April 21, 2017: Stage 6: Skoura - Marrakech - 300 km
Alternating tracks and tar allow you to rise gradually until the Atlas Demenate for lunch.
Then it's back to Marrakech for a closing stage and an awards evening in a beautiful establishment.
Here are the highlights of this tenth edition, all will be confirmed and developed late in the year, following recognitions.
Saturday April 22 2017: Back to Europe
It is the separation day ! Back to Marrakech for those who have rented 4x4, and those that go back to Tanger. Transfer to the airport for others.
Full of image in the head of good times spent together, we exchange contact before parting, already thinking about next year.