The Last Desert (Antarctica)

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2022-11-22

Nov 22, 2022 at 8:00 AM

The Last Desert (Antarctica)

Ushuaia

Argentina

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Entry Fee $12900
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no

Distance(s):

  • 250K

Type: Adventure/Stage Race

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 65%

First Year of the Event: 2006

Description:

The Last Desert is the only multi-day race on the Antarctic continent. The Last Desert in Antarctica is one of the most incredible journeys in the world. Competitors traverse up to 250 km / 155 miles across the largest desert in the world which is often referred to as the “White Desert”. The race is held around the Antarctic Peninsula which has a remarkable history of polar exploration and whaling. The scenic backdrop includes icebergs, mountains, research bases, seals, birds and penguins. More information about the event is available at www.racingtheplanet.com/thelastdesert

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Past Event Dates

Held on Nov 22, 2022

Held on Nov 23, 2018