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Heading to Jeddah
With the start of the rally now less than a month away, the vehicles essentially from Europe that are expected in Jeddah passed the technical checks at Castellet in the prestigious setting of Circuit Paul Ricard before being loaded on to a boat in Marseille for a 10-day cruise across the Mediterranean. The cargo ship that cast-off yesterday is transporting 129 bikes, 13 quads,...
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AN ECO-RESPONSIBLE EVENT
A route drawn up in collaboration with the local authorities of each country. Selective sorting and waste treatment programme in cooperation with local authorities. 100 tonnes of waste collected and recycled from the bivouacs,
58 of which are from the “Punto Verde”. Guided tours of the bivouacs organised in collaboration with local authorities, aimed at local people and children from underprivileged backgrounds.
SAFETY: AN OBSESSION
The safety of competitors, spectators and other accredited persons is the organisation’s primary concern. Just like with any other major extreme sporting adventure, the Dakar is not without risk. The organisation makes every effort to limit to these risks as much as possible.
Every year the safety procedures are revised and optimised.
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