15 THINGS YOU NEED FOR THE GARMIN TITAN DESERT
A stitch in time saves nine. Be self-sufficient and do not assume that you will be able to borrow gear from others. Here is a checklist to make sure you have everything you need.
• Your bike
In perfect condition and properly tuned up, if possible. It has to get you through six stages!
• Cycling gear: Helmet, sunglasses and suitable shoes.
LAPIERRE, THE FIRST OFFICIAL BIKE IN THE GARMIN TITAN DESERT
The prestigious French bicycle brand, created in 1946, will be the official bicycle of the 15th edition of the Garmin Titan Desert. Lapierre will thus become the first official bike in the history of the Titan following the agreement signed with the organisers for the next two years.
Lapierre will have a strong presence in the adventure in North Africa in 2020 and 2021...
Miguel Indurain will compete in the Garmin Titan Desert 2020
· The best Spanish cyclist of all time wants to become a Titan: “I had been toying with the idea for ages and now I feel like doing some new things”.
· He will ride as part of the KH-7 team led by Melcior Mauri, who was his team-mate 25 years ago.
· His race number will be ‘15’, as the event is celebrating its 15th edition,...
Titan Life Grants, a great expression of solidarity from the Titan
For its next edition the Garmin Titan Desert presents its new Titan Life Grants with the aim of bringing the event closer to solidarity projects and offering Moroccan society models that can stimulate social development through sport.
These grants were started as part of the Titan Life programme and will consist of two free entries for the Garmin Titan Desert 2020 (excluding...
15 editions, 15 moments to remember
For the last 15 years Morocco has been the real star of the Garmin Titan Desert. Fifteen editions that will go down in history for many reasons, some of them summarized below:
2006: The start of a great adventure
Juan Porcar signalled the start of the first Garmin Titan Desert. 143 adventurers took part along 281 kilometres over 4 stages. The first winners were...
A Titan to create history
The official presentation of the 15th edition of the Garmin Titan Desert marks the start of an event that celebrates this special milestone In 2020, the race will be held in Morocco from 19 to 24 April
The 15th edition of the Garmin Titan Desert has been launched in the official presentation of the race to mark the start of the event that will take place in Morocco...
The Garmin Titan Desert 2020 is already warming up
• The 15th edition of the Garmin Titan Desert will be officially presented on 1 October in Cinesa Príncipe Pío Madrid and on 3 October in Cinesa Diagonal Barcelona.
• Enrolments for the race will start on 2 October on the official website www.titandesert.com
The Garmin Titan Desert 2020 is already warming up. To release the first details...
An excellent edition
The 14th edition of the Garmin Titan Desert was rated 9 out of 10 by the competitors who took part in it. The cyclists highlight the quality of the services, both before and during the event, and the fourth and fifth stages were voted as the favourites of the peloton.
With an average score of 9 out of 10 and a satisfaction rating of 5 out of 5, the 2019 edition of...
The first 150 adventurers of 2020
Only 5 days. That's the time it took to reach 150 registrations for the Garmin Titan Desert 2020 at the promotional rate of €1,895. Registrations were opened only 3 days after the end of the 2019th edition, and will reopen after summer.
Among these registrations, we already have 14 nationalities represented, distinguishing in particular the Spanish, Costa Rican and...
Stage 6: Josep Betalú makes history in the 2019 Garmin Titan Desert
Betalú becomes the first rider to win the Garmin Titan Desert four times in a row. World champions and Paralympic gold medallists Ignacio Ávila and Joan Font win the closing stage on a tandem. Anna Ramírez wraps up a perfect race, claiming every single stage and taking her third win outright.
Maadid, 3 May 2019. Josep Betalú and Anna Ramírez...