Namib Race (Namibia) 2022 Itinerary available to view here. *NOTE THAT ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND MAY CHANGE.

Host Town for the Race


Fly into Hosea Kutako International Airport Windhoek  

From Windhoek, you are able to travel by land (4 hours) or air (45 minutes) to Swakopmund, Namibia. 

Thursday, 21 October

Volunteers arrive (any time)

Friday, 22 October

Volunteer training (all day)

Competitors arrive (any time)

Saturday, 23 October

Competitor Briefing

Competitor Check-In, including administrative, medical and equipment review.

Sunday, 24 October
08:00: Start / Stage 1 - The Salt Pans
Monday, 25 October

08:00: Stage 2 - In to the Dunes

Tuesday, 26 October

08:00: Stage 3 - Crossing the Desert to Moon Valley

Wednesday, 27 October

08:00: Stage 4 - The 'Dry' River Valley

Thursday, 28 October

08:00: Stage 5 - The Long March: Passing Rossling Mountain

Friday, 29 October

Stage 5 (continued)

Saturday, 30 October

10:00: Stage 6 - The Final Footsteps to the Atlantic Ocean

12:00 (noon): Finish

19:30: Awards Banquet

Competitors & Volunteers stay overnight at the Event Hotel

Sunday, 31 October

Race activities have concluded and you are ready to depart or continue your travels in Namibia.

*Note that all times are approximate and may change.