Magharebia (Washington DC)

28 January 2013

Mauritania: Tichitt Hosts Marathon Des Sables

More than 100 runners competed in Mauritania's Marathon des Sables on Sunday (January 27th), AMI reported. The Tichitt event was part of the Ancient Cities festival, which kicked off last Thursday.

In other Mauritanian sporting news, Atar hosted a cycling race at the weekend. The annual event drew more than 160 competitors.

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