DHL will keep offering logistical support to the Garmin Titan Desert
April 11 th 2019 - 13:18
- In 2019, the company will manage the logistics of the fourteenth edition of Garmin Titan Desert for the third consecutive year
DHL Express, the world's leading logistics and international urgent transport company, continues to collaborate with the Garmin Titan Desert. The company, as in the two previous editions, will once again manage the logistics of all the material that Titan World Series, the company organizing the event, needs to carry out the race that will take place in the desert of Morocco, from April 28 to May 3, 2019.
"We are excited, one more year, to be behind the handlebar of the of enormous magnitude logistics operation that this race needs and to offer our high quality international shipping services that will provide great comfort to participants from more than 30 countries. DHL shares with this competition the values of Passion, Speed and Can Do spirit, "commented Miguel Borrás, General Director of DHL Express Spain and Portugal.
The Spanish participants as well as the European and South American cyclists had the opportunity to hire the service of personalized collection of their bicycle at home and its return after the race. Advantages that provide greater comfort to the participants, who can consult through Garmin Titan Desert’s official website where their bicycle is.
DHL will also transport 675 bicycles from the participants from Barcelona and Madrid, as well as all the material that the organization and the attendances will need to carry out the race. To realize this operation DHL Express will use two 6x6 trucks of logistics material and a supporting van. This service will allow the Titan World Series to assemble the camps in which the participants will sleep during the six days of the challenge. Also, the race will move more than 1000 people between participants, organization, mechanics, physiotherapists or journalists.
The fourteenth edition of the Garmin Titan Desert will take place from April 28 to May 3 in the desert area of Errachidia, in the south east of Morocco. A total of six stages, where the desert and the dunes will accompany the cyclists along six intense days, in which the personal improvement and the mental strength of each participant will be key elements to get to be finisher of the hardest Mountain Bike race by stages of the planet.