Could you take on the toughest footrace on earth?
Apply today for the chance to be there in 2019! The Marathon des Sables is a multi-stage adventure through the Sahara desert. You’ll be put to the test alongside 1,000 other participants - 150 miles of running, walking and trekking over six days. That’s the same as five and a half marathons!
You’ll experience extreme conditions in 120 degrees fahrenheit while carrying everything you need to be self-sufficient including food, clothing and medical supplies. It really will be an unforgettable experience.
Apply for your place
As part of the Scope team, you'll receive an expert heat chamber session and dedicated support with your fundraising to help you reach the minimum target of £8,000. To be considered for a place on the team, you will need to complete the online application form, please give as much information as you can about your fundraising plans. If accepted in to the team you will need to pay a £500 registration fee to secure your place.