Africa Eco Race 2017 – The Real Race to Dakar
9th EDITION OF THE AFRICA ECO RACE
5 stages in Morocco, 6 in Mauritania and 1 in Senegal
DESERT ROSE RACING ASSISTANCE
FOR THE AFRICA ECO RACE 2017
The 2017 Calendar
Friday April 15th 2016: Entries Open
Tuesday November 15th 2016: Entries Close
29th – 30th December 2106: Administrative and Technical checks in Monaco & Parc Ferme
Saturday 31st December 2016: Official Start in Monaco – Boat embarkation Sete / Nador
Monday 2nd January 2017: Start of Stages – 5 stages in Morocco, 1 rest day in Dakhla, 6 stages in Mauritania, 1 stage in Senegal
Saturday 14th January 2017: Finish at Lac Rose in Senegal and Prize Giving
Sunday 15th January 2017: Boat embarkation of vehicles at Dakar / Europe
Program not final, subject to change
The Raid is there for those who want to live the rally from the inside, benefiting from all the security and logistics of a great African rally and also by using some of the tracks of the race without the timing part.
The TV media report
The production team of AFRICA ECO RACE is composed of 5 cameramen, 5 mounters, 1 sound technician, 1 server technician, 1 onboard camera technician, 2 coordinators, 2 journalists, 1 translator and 3 drivers.
Three helicopters and three 4×4 are there for recording, from the air and on the track. A team, composed of 2 journalists, 1 cameraman and 1 sound technician are recording all interviews at the end of stages. Thereby, on the last edition, EUROSPORT and EUROSPORT 2 have broadcasted 44 programs twice a day during 13 minutes. This means over 4 744 000 people have followed the rally.
Also, MOTORS TV has also diffused 44 programs of 13 minutes and 12 summaries of 48 minutes.
All of that without counting the summaries which were broadcasted on about 30 channels in 20 different countries.
A worldwide media impact giving the opportunity to every participant to be seen with their sponsors.
Contacts for the Africa Eco Race:
▪ Competitors Department : firstname.lastname@example.org
▪ Press Office : email@example.com
▪ General Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
All the info on their website : www.africarace.com