PHARAONS RALLY NEW DATE
PRESS RELEASE N. 11 – 2013, 27th AUGUST
Dear rally friends and fans of Egypt,
Egypt, a majestic country and an ancient civilization, has been experiencing a deep transformation of its political and social life over the last three years. No major change is painless and Egypt’s past few weeks of intense events are no different.
However, everything today suggests that the worst is over and that stability and modernity will soon be the future values of this strong Country. For over 30 years Egypt’s magical desert has been the homeland of the Pharaons Rally, the prestigious race of the Cross Country Rally World Cup and Championship.
To organize and participate in this international event is an adventure that we have always cherished and enjoyed sharing with all the racers and their teams. Above all, we have always ensured that it is carried out with the utmost professionalism and ...
PHARAONS RALLY IS CONFIRMED
NEWSLETTER N. 10 – August 6th
As a confirmation that Egypt is more than ever on the way to modernity and political stability, Pharaons Rally has again the full support of the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism.
We are therefore glad to confirm our commitment and pleasure in the organization of the Pharaons Rally race due to run from September 28th to October 5th in the Western Desert of Egypt.
Here below the Minister Letter.
EGYPT BACK ON TRACK! PHARAONS RALLY ALWAYS ON!
Once again the Egyptian people change the destiny of their country. But the Egyptian desert remains just as mystical and magical. Even though the political situation in Egypt in the last two years was unclear, Pharaons Rally was always there to support the country and to offer rally enthusiasts a unique product. This year is no different. Although the last few weeks were difficult for any lover of Egypt, the situation is now stabilizing and heading towards a better future. The Pharaons Rally has an excellent relationship with the Egyptian Government and its Army, who have very good control of the areas where the race will be organized. Moreover their logistical support and needed authorizations are officially confirmed. They want to show the world that Egypt is on the way to modernity and they want Pharaons Rally to promote this idea. We expect the Egyptian political situation to completely calm ...
OFFICIAL HOTEL of 2013 PHARAONS RALLY
The Organization has finalized the facilities for the logistics of the race. So we’re ready also this year to get pilots and teams in touch with the hotel chosen in Cairo.
The official 5 star hotel for 2013 Pharaons Rally is the PYRAMIDS PARK RESORT CAIRO, very close to the Pyramids of Giza, where everyone can work on vehicles and have some relax when work is done. www.pyramidsparkresort.com
Teams can get in touch directly with the contact person in charge at Pyramids Park Resort. Make your own reservation directly and inform the hotel that you are a Rally participant, writing to the customized e-mail address for Pharaons Rally 2013 firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at the hotel telephone number : +20.2.38388300 or hotel mobile number : +20 100 544 4078.
The rally rate per person in double room on half board basis including 4 nights on 27 ...
LUNAR LANDSCAPES AND UNKNOWN TRAILS
The most fulfilling feature for rally organizers is the scouting. Although it is a difficult task to trace a route, to discover unknown trails, to cross sand dune with the aim to work out something that meets the expectation of competitors. Landscapes greatly inspire while designing the road-book that will thrill pilots along the rally. The task is to keep the promises of a marvelous race, maybe challenging sometimes, but feasible and enjoyable for all.
Two bivouacs this year to make it as efficient and comfortable as possible for the assistance. One in the Baharija Oasis in the dunes of Ghorabi, with a great view of the dunes and the second in Farafra Oasis with again a great view of the White Desert on the horizon. The route this year is a good mix of smooth stretches, testing passages and a great variety of terrains every stage. The second and ...
The MAP of 2013 TRACK is online. Click here: http://www.pharaonsrally.com/en/rally/rally-track/