Le TREG® takes place from February 17th until 25th 2019 for just a week.
If you have chosen a departure from Paris, our departure will take place on the afternoon of Sunday, February 17th with return at dawn of Monday, February 25th.
If you have chosen a departure from N'Djaména, you have to be present on Monday February 18th at 6h00 am for the departure to Ennedi. For return, you will arrive in N'Djaména on Sunday February 24th.
Regular flight from Paris to N’Djaména, night in a modest hotel (for those who choose the departure from Paris).
Early flight to Ennedi. Meeting with the autorities. Transfer by 4x4 to the basecamp. Arrival in the afternoon, night spent at the basecamp.
A rest day for competitors devoted to preparations of their bags and the training in the use of GPS, satellite tags and the road book will be provided as well as debriefings about the race and about the medical team will also take place before the last meal before the race.
Start of all the races at 7:00 am, just before dawn so avoiding the midday heat around a large circuit so passing the Guelta de Bachikélé, the Lyre Arch, the Aloba Arch and finally the Guelta d’Archei. These majestic places punctuate the progress of the runners as well as the eight control points (CP) towards which each runner must head so as to refill their water reserve but also rest. If the weather permits, all competitors will enjoy a beautiful night under a full moon.
A day dedicated to the recovery of the competitors and visits
of the natural vistas around our basecamp with 4x4 vehicles, drivers and guides.
In the evening, we will present the trophies to the winners in the categories listed and then meet up for a convivial closing dinner party.
Early transfer by 4x4 to airport, flight to N'Djaména. Dinner in N'Djaména, transfer to the airport at 9:00 pm. Flight back to Paris (for those who choose the departure from Paris).
Early arrival at Paris Charles de Gaule (6:00 am).