Rally : Who will win the Trophy Africa Top Sports at the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles?
The Rallye Aicha des Gazelles is a female competition that takes place in the south of Morocco. This year, the competition will be at its 23rd edition will take place from 16 to 30 March 2013.
Reserved for women, amateur or professional competition is nowadays the reference motorized adventure feminine.
The start of the race will take place from the TrocadÃ©ro (Paris), close to the Eiffel Tower, to be completed in Essaouira (Morocco), traditional point of the rally.
Gazelles are done in eight days, a journey of six including two marathon stages and a prologue. The competitors are from the French capital to Morocco via Spain, before embarking in the Moroccan desert.
Open to females 18 to 65, of different nationalities, the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles develops an original vision of motorsport: “no speed and no GPS navigation but the former only in off-road.”
“Without another selection that determination, regardless of their age or their background, nationality or experience, the participants in this rally come to live at the controls of a 4×4, a crossover, a Quad, a truck, motorcycle, racing speed without respect for local people and the environment, “ said the organizers.
The rallies are often criticized, yet the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles in Morocco stands out. This rally car 100% female in the Moroccan desert Rallye Raid is the first to enroll in an environmental and eco-citizen. With the commitment of its partners and participants, the Gazelles Rally aims to obtain a label ”Rally own” medium-term value and be an example in test motor sport.
The beautiful Adriana Karembeu wife of former footballer is the sponsor of the event. “To have participated explains the supermodel, I can say that the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles is not just a race, it’s a real human adventure where women want to show their courage, to find answers to on their lives and values they certainly have not found elsewhere. “
Similarly, Laetitia BlÃ©ger, Miss France 2004, will take part in the rally for the second consecutive year.
This year, the organizers have made innovation. The first African crew will be honored by the Africa Top Sports Trophy.