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Oct 2019

Each Stage of The Last Desert is at a different location in Antartica

Paradise Bay in Antarctica is possibly the most aptly named place in the world. It is one of the planned locations for a stage during the next edition of The Last Desert.


Oct 2019

What equipment is needed to race on the White Continent

Have a look at the equipment list for The Last Desert (Antarctica)


Sep 2019

15th Atacama Crossing is now LIVE

Follow all the LIVE coverage from the Atacama Desert in Chile for the 15th edition of the Atacama Crossing.


Sep 2019

Share the Experience

Not many people get the chance to go to Antarctica even once in their life, let alone more than that. For that reason it is possible for a friend or family member to join you on the expedition ship - they can support you in the race, do "normal" tourist activities, just a chill on the ship or a mixture of all these. Let us know if you want to find out more.


Sep 2019

Location, History & Weather of The Last Desert (Antarctica)

Following the route of Shackleton, The Last Desert will cross the Drake Passage and explore the peninsula and mainland of Antarctica. Find out more about the history of the places you will visit and what to expect weather-wise.


Sep 2019

The Date is Set: 21 Nov to 2 Dec 2020!

The expedition ship Plancius is confirmed to set sail for The Last Desert (Antarctica) 2020. Mark your diaries and get your registrations in!



Aug 2019

Every Stage is in a Different Location in Antarctica

The Last Desert is the only multi-stage ultra in Antarctica. Each of the stages takes place in a new location on this beautiful continent which could include King George Island, Deception Island, Paradise Bay and more. Have a look at the full itinerary.


Jul 2019

The Last Desert is limited to 50 places

With limited places don't leave it too long to register your place for the only multi-stage race in Antarctica which takes you to multiple locations for a true Antarctica experience


Jun 2019

Register now to reserve your place on the expedition ship

There are limited places on the ship for The Last Desert - register now to reserve your place. 


Apr 2019

Qualify for The Last Desert (Antarctica)

Now is great time to start thinking about your qualification plan for The Last Desert by completing two of the other 4 Deserts Ultras. Or maybe you want to do the 4 Deserts Grand Slam?! Have a look at the race calendar for 2019 and 2020 and start planning!