Adventure Challenges: Sahara
Triumph over the desert!
Beyond the snow-capped Atlas Mountains, on the
northern frontier of the great Sahara, the Jebel Sahro is the
remote and rugged mountainous setting for this week-long Desert
- Bike, trek/run and orienteer 140
kilometres in five days
- Journey across arid plains, over rocky mountains and through
- Sleep in traditional Berber tents under spectacular starry
- Raise money to help change the lives of the UK's most
disadvantaged young people
- Get in touch to find out about the next Sahara
Challenge, which is likely to take place in 2014 or 2015.
Fitness and training
This is a tough Challenge and you will need to be
physically well prepared.
People of all current fitness levels are very
welcome to take part as long as you are committed to getting
We have a recommended training schedule to help
get you up to the necessary level of fitness and to make your
We have a full fundraising information pack, monthly
newsletters and ideas from previous participants to help you reach
and surpass your target.
When you register for the Challenge you will set up an online
fundraising page. We would strongly prefer you to use a Prince's
Trust online fundraising page rather than a third party site such
as JustGiving because it will save us significant administrative
Interested? Get in touch to find out about the
next Sahara Challenge.
As soon as you sign-up there's lots of
support available to help you prepare for your Challenge.
You'll be given a link to our online
participant information centre which is full of fundraising ideas,
training plans and challenge specific guidance.
You'll receive regular e-newsletters full of information and advice
and our Challenge Team are available to answer any questions you