Blogs for Atacama Crossing (Chile) 2021

Blogs are first-hand accounts written by racers before, during and after each race. They are a great resource for those embarking on a multi-day stage race. We particularly recommend the blog by Andy Haven who completed the Atacama Crossing 2019.

Robert Ripley


Aug 2021

Some Thoughts about Footwear

Footwear     One of the most important decisions that needs to be made is what exactly I am going to be wearing on my feet when I go tr ...

Ben Fox


Apr 2021

"Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more"

The Atacama was always a place I wanted to return to. The last time I was there was 2017 and the memories of that race stuck with me to this day, I al ...

Marisa Rodriguez


Dec 2020

I signed up for an epic adventure!

“Only those who risk going too far can possibly know how far one can go.” T.S. Eliot Inspired by Joan, one of the main characters in ...

Kristina Huffman


Oct 2020

And so it begins!

Well, I jumped into the deep end of the proverbial pool!  Confirmation of my registration for the 2021 Atacama Crossing received, and now the jou ...

John Howard


Nov 2019

One year to go....

One year to go .... and I'm injured! No running for me a the moment, I guess I did a little too much running this year, a couple of hundred milers and ...

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