30th MDS . Stage 2

Maximum authorized time: 10H00
Starts: 08H30 (morocco local time / 10h30 french time)
CP2 closure: + 07H30 (16H00)


Km 0
: Go W/SW (course 239°) to km 5.4

Km 2 : Cross a track. Continue W/SW on flt terrain.

Km 3,4 : Sandy terrain.

Km 5,4 : Small dunes. Go West (261°) to km 8.2.

Km 7,4 : Rising slope, occasionally stony terrain.

Km 8,2 : Climb up Hered Asfer Jebel. Follow tracks.

Km 12,2 : Go down into valley just before rock ruins.

Km 12,6 : CP1 in valley. Go West (288°) to km 16.2.

Km 16,2 : Cross Rheris oued following same direction.

Km 17,1 : Start of pass. Steep climb towards crest of Joua Baba Ali Jebel (± 15%).

Km 17,4 : Follow markings on crest. CAUTION technical passages!

Km 19,3 : Turn left. Very steep, sandy descent.

Km 19,6 : Bottom of descent. Cross valley direction S/W (course 226°) to CP2.

Km 24,6 : CP2 before El Otfal Jebel. Go SW (course 217°). Diffiult climb. Average 25% slope to summit. Climb alternating rocky and sandy parts.

Km 26,7 : Jebel summit. Turn left and continue about one hundred metres.

Km 26,8 : Turn right and back into oued riverbed.

Km 26,9 : Rocky oued riverbed. Descent.

Km 28,2 : End of descent into oued riverbed. Cross very rocky plain.

Km 28,6 : Tumulus to the left. Variable stony terrain. Go S/W (course 215°) to start of dunes.

Km 29,1 : Enter dunes. Follow course 233°

Km 30,4 : Exit dunes.

Km 31,1 : Arrive at B2

 

STAGE 2 GENERAL TIMING & CLASSIFICATION

PositionLast NameNameNat.Gen.AgeTeamTimeDelayAvarage
11EL MORABITYRachidMARM33MAROC TGCC2H32'23''0H00’00”12.21
23EL MOUAZIZAbdelkaderMARM46MAROC TGCC2H35'18'0H02'55''11.98
3946AL AQRASalamehJORM45ARAMEX UVU2H37'05''0H04'42''11.84
47AKHDARSamirMARM34ARAMEX UVU2H44'12''0H11'49''11.33
56AHANSALMohamadMARM42ARAMEX UVU2H50'46''0H18'23''10.89
6603MARTÍNEZJosé ManuelESPM44-2H53'20''0H20'57''10.73
71079EL AKADAzizMARM43MAROC TGCC2H37'36''0H05'13''11.80
8351KENDALLDannyGBRM37-2H45'28''0H13'05''11.24
9976DE MARTINMarcoSUIM36-2H54'44''0H22'21''10.64
10562MACKEYDaveUSAM46WAA TEAM2H52'56''0H20'33''10.76
Marathon of the Sands . Morocco