Registration is open for races in 2023 and 2024.
If competing as a member of a team, every member should complete a registration form and note the team name and names of all team members on the registration form.
DATES & ENTRY FEES
2023 & 2024 RACE DATES & ENTRY FEES
*Note that registration for The Last Desert (Antarctica) is by invitation. Only competitors who have completed two of the other races in the 4 Deserts Ultramarathon Series are invited to The Last Desert. In 2023, RacingThePlanet: The 20-Year Race in Jordan will also be a qualifier for The Last Desert (Antarctica).
*Entry fees and the actual date for The Last Desert (Antarctica) 2024 are not confirmed yet.
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NEXT STEP TO SECURE YOUR PLACE
A deposit of US$1,500 (US$5,000 for The Last Desert) is required to secure a place. The balance is due 120 days before the start of the race (or 180 days before the start of The Last Desert). When you register for a race, your confirmation email will include a link allowing you to pay the deposit or full race entry fee straight away by credit card. You can also pay by bank wire.
If you would like to pay in installments, please email [email protected] for more information.
You may pay via (1) Credit Card or (2) bank wire transfer.
(1) Credit Card
Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted if paying by credit card. When you register for a race, your confirmation email will include a link allowing you to pay the deposit or full race entry fee straight away by credit card.
(2) Bank Wire Transfer
If paying by bank wire transfer, send an email to [email protected] and we'll provide bank wire instructions.
Your entry fee for the each of the RacingThePlanet races, excluding The Last Desert (Antarctica), includes the following:
Your entry fee for The Last Desert includes the following:
The additional costs to consider are your flights / transportation to the expedition ship, any accommodation required in Ushuaia and personal equipment.
For all races, the following applies.
Transfer/refund: If notice of cancellation is received 120 days or more before the race, the registrant is entitled to a full refund less US$600. Any cancellation received less than 120 days before the start date of the race will not be entitled to a refund, however you may request to transfer to another race, excluding The Last Desert (Antarctica), by notifying us by email no later than eight weeks before the start date of the race. Entry fees may be transferred to another race at no cost one time only. The entry fees must be used by the end of the next calendar year and cannot be used towards The Last Desert in Antarctica.
Note: Entry fees to The Last Desert (Antarctica) are non-refundable and non-transferrable.