Sand Marathon In Sahara Desert

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The grueling 150- mile (240 km) Sand Marathon ( Marathon de Sables) takes place near Ouarzazate in Morocco. Around 700 dedicated competitors around the world take on the course over 11 long days. Certainly not for the faint-hearted, this is a race for those with a will of iron and an even stronger constitution. This [...]

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Tent City of Maricopa County Jail

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Tent City of Maricopa County Jail

Maricopa County Jail in Arizona is the 4th largest jail system in the world. In 1993 it exceeded the maximum number of inmates allowed in its facilities. It was estimated that construction of a new facility would cost approximately $70,000,000. Sheriff Arpaio ordered that a Tent Jail be constructed utilizing inmate labor. It consisted of [...]

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Sand Marathon In Sahara Desert

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Sand Marathon In Sahara Desert

The gruelling 150-mile (240km) Sand Marathon (Marathon Des Sables) takes place near Ouarzazate in Morocco. Around 700 dedicated competitors from around the world take on the course over 11 long days. Certainly not for the faint-hearted, this is a race for those with a will of iron and an even stronger constitution. The race includes [...]

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