Marathon des Sables Kit List
05 April 2018

This is the kit you need.

Item Product Quantity
Aluminium Survival Sheet (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']
Anti-Venom Pump (Mandatory) - [u'first aid']
Backpack (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']
Batteries (Mandatory) For head torch. Require two sets, with one set being spare. - [u'equipment']
Cash (Mandatory) 200 euro or equivalent in foreign currency - [u'admin']
Compass (Mandatory) 2 degree precision or better - [u'equipment']
ECG (Mandatory) Must be the original, along with its tracing. - [u'admin']
Food (Mandatory) Each entrant must provide his/her own food from 09 to 15 April inclusive. He/she must select the type of food best suited to his/her personal needs, health, weather conditions, weight and backpack conditions. We remind you that airlines strictly forbid the carrying of gas (for cooking) on board either as hand luggage or otherwise. Each competitor must have 14 000 k/calories, that is to say a minimum of 2,000 k/calories per day, otherwise he/she will be penalised (see ART. 27 and 28). Any food out of its original packaging must be equipped, legibly, of the nutrition label shown on the product concerned. Any food out its original packaging must be equipped, legibly, of the nutrition label shown on the product concerned. - [u'food']
Head Torch (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']
Knife (Mandatory) Must have a metal blade - [u'first aid']
Lighter (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']
Medical Certificate (Original) (Mandatory) Must be provided by AOI, filled in and signed by the doctor - [u'admin']
Passport (Mandatory) Moroccan residents can use an identity card in place of a passport - [u'admin']
Safety Pins (Mandatory) - [u'first aid']
Signalling Mirror (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']
Sleeping Bag (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']
Suncream (Mandatory) Measured in tubes of sun cream - [u'toiletries']
Topical Disinfectant (Mandatory) Note, organiser states "tropical" disinfectant. - [u'first aid']
Whistle (Mandatory) - [u'equipment']