The 2020 Garmin Titan Desert, postponed to November to continue working on the prevention of Covid-19
The event will take place from the 2nd to the 7th of November. Race format remains unchanged
The 15th edition of the Garmin Titan Desert MTB stage race has had to be postponed and will take place next November (2nd to 7th of November, 2020). No changes apply to the previously announced race format.
The event was initially scheduled for 19th to 24th of April, 2020. The...
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...