When: Friday 13th May, 2011
Where: Wadi Rum, Jordan
Time: Run will start at 18:00 or 19:00 depending on distance you are running (... at night... it is a full moon run)
What: 42Km, 21Km and 10Km runs/walks ( timed )
Fees: If traveling and registering from overseas:
Contact our travel partner UTA . Contact UTA
- Ms. Sandra Burnichon - sandra [at] uta.com.jo
If registering locally - must arrive at Wadi Rum Visitor Center by 4pm latest
Royal Jordanian is now the official carrier for the FMDM 2011 - with their generous support, participants traveling from overseas are offered a 15% discount on selling fares -
Request your letter of participation today to benefit from the reduced rate
JD45per person for runners
As of May 8th - No more spectator places available
There is a bus service from Aqaba/Amman to Wadi Rum on the day of the event. Seats are limited and will be attributed on a first registered first served basis with priority given to participants traveling from overseas and runners. You must inform us if you wish to ride the courtesy bus.
Double Tree by Hilton Aqaba is offering a special rate to participants. JD79 per single room inclusive of breakfast and taxes. There is a JD10 supplement for additional guest. To take advantage of this offer, please contact Mr. Dejan Steinger with a copy of your registration receipt: firstname.lastname@example.org
Transport from/to Aqaba/Petra/Amman to Wadi Rum on the day of the event (limited seats), the marathon, the torches, medical personnel, safety vehicles, timing personnel and equipment, all hydration, all water and all beer, the tshirt and a bonfire for those that wish to camp overnight after the marathon and transportation out of the desert the same night or the day after if you are camping. We are working on added services so keep checking back frequently.
NB: If you wish to camp overnight, you are responsible for your own food and bedding. The good news is that we provide you with all the water and beer you may need or want and we drive you out of the desert the next day.
JD130per person - this option includes the marathon as above plus: tents for two people, all food, drink, bedding, showers and toilets and transport in/out of the desert. For people not running/walking, the full catering option is JD90.
Fees do not include anything not mentioned.
Registration form If you are not taking the 6 day package and wish to register locally, print this form, fill it out and return it by hand to us in Amman at our office in Shmeisani, on the opposite side of the street to Citibank, Prince Shaker Bin Zaid Street 28, street level entrance- daily 9am - 2pm - Telephone 06 567 8565 - ask for Rula. Registration is confirmed only upon payment of the fee.
If you are taking the 6 day tour package, contact UTA.
Contact: by email - guido [at] flashback-adventures [dot] com... you know what to use to replace the brackets
by phone - +962 777 955 559
Between now and the run date, we'll be holding a number of week-end training runs in the desert. If you are interested in being notified on these occasions, email Guido at the above address.