Is the Atacama Crossing an ultramarathon, adventure race, expedition race or some kind of extreme race?
A2: The Atacama Crossing is part of the 4 Deserts, a unique worldwide endurance series. There is no other event series like it in the world. Top Q3: Why was this location chosen for the Atacama Crossing? A3: Deserts are separated into four categories: subtropical, cool coastal, cold winter and polar. The 4 Deserts is located in the largest desert of each category which also represents the driest, hottest, coldest and windiest places on Earth. The course has also been set up to pass through some of the most beautiful, pristine land on Earth. Top Q4: Do I have to sign up for the whole series or can I complete just one event? Which event do I have to complete first? A4: You may complete the Gobi March, Atacama Crossing and Sahara Race at any time. You don’t have to complete all three and there is no specific order in which you must complete the events. However, if you are interested in competing in The Last Desert in Antarctica, then you must have successfully completed at least two of th