RacingThePlanet: The 20-Year Race
RacingThePlanet is excited to announce that its next "Roving Race" will be located in JORDAN. In 2023, RacingThePlanet will celebrate its 20-year anniversary. With three races planned, the Gobi March in Mongolia, the Atacama Crossing in Chile, and RacingThePlanet: The 20-Year Race will each feature special activities and celebrations as we bring together past alumni and welcome new members to the RacingThePlanet Family. Jordan has been specially selected as a location with iconic desert scenery and culture, and we feel that there is no better way to celebrate 20 years than with a finish at the ancient village of Petra. With over 100,000 archeological sites, only 15 percent of Jordan has yet to be explored. Competitors will see Petra, Wadi Rum, The Treasury, and other historical sites as they traverse 250 kilometers (155 miles) across this most spectacular desert landscape. As an important bridge between Europe, Asia and Africa, Jordan was specially chosen for this special celebration which will bring together 50 nationalities to celebrate our anniversary.
03 Nov 2023Competitors Arrive (hotel provided)
04 Nov 2023Race Check-In & Go to Camp 1
05 Nov 2023Race Starts
05 Nov 2023 - to - 11 Nov 2023Stage 1 - To - Stage 6 take place
11 Nov 2023Awards Banquet (hotel provided)
12 Nov 2023Event Concludes
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Wow, what an incredible place
Have a look at the photos for an idea of the spectacular scenery and the type of terrain to expect. You can also select 2014 from the drop down list to see more.
09 Nov 2022
The Course is Set
Find out more about the route, stage distances, elevation and terrain that racers will take on in The 20-Year Race in Jordan!
02 Nov 2022
Star Studded Line Up
Just one week since The 20 Year Race was announced in Jordan we already have an exciting and busy line up of racers!
26 Oct 2022
Find out WHY we chose Jordan to celebrate our 20th Anniversary
After much consideration, we have selected JORDAN to host this Special Edition race, "The 20-Year Race". Find out more about why we chose Jordan.
21 Oct 2022
RacingThePlanet Celebrates 20 Years in JORDAN!
RacingThePlanet is pleased to announce that its 14th Roving Race will be held in JORDAN. This Special Edition will bring together racers from around the world to celebrate 20 years of RacingThePlanet in one of the most spectacular settings on Earth. Register NOW.
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