After the magnificent start in St Cyprien, the two weeks of racing on the African continent crossing Morocco,Mauritania and the finish line at the Lac Rose in Dakar, all the vehicles came back by boat and arrived in Marseilles and retrieved to the all of the participants. The ultimate stage of the 2014 SONANGOL AFRICA ECO RACE® is now finished.
AWESOME ARRIVAL OF THE SONANGOL AFRICA ECO RACE® AT LAC ROSE
Saturday January 11th, the SONANGOL AFRICA ECO RACE® 2014 arrived in Dakar after a journey of 5497km of which 2992km of selective sector . As always since the first edition in 2009, its at the “LAC ROSE” that took place the last stage 24km long and the arrival of the race from Kayar beach. The award ceremony happened directly on the podium and ended this year’s edition nicely for all of the participants.
SCHLESSER, TOMECEK AND PISANO WIN THE 2014 SONANGOL AFRICA ECO RACE®
Its between Toueila and Ghreidat Ligkjoulé, on the west Mauritanian coast near Nouakchott that the last stage of the SONANGOL AFRICA ECO RACE took place.
The last selective sector was mainly composed by beautiful dunes and sandy tracks and was a real driving pleasure for the leaders, Jean Louis SCHLESSER, Michael PISANO and Tomas TOMECEK.
Today, Friday 10th of January, the bivouac takes place in St Louis in Senegal, before joining the last stage, tomorrow, on the Atlantic Ocean shore with a mythical arrival at the “Lac Rose”.