Petra Desert Marathon

7 Sep 2019


Welcome to the Petra Desert Marathon media page.

Press Guide 2017

- Click here to download a PDF of Petra Desert Marathon 2017 - Final Results Press Release. 

- Click here to download our Countdown to Petra Desert Marathon Press Release.

- Click here to download a PDF of our 2017 Press Guide.

(This official press guide provides a detailed look at the history, concept and all events organized by Albatros Adventure Marathons. Current events include The Great Wall Marathon, The Big Five Marathon, The Petra Desert Marathon, The Polar Circle Marathon and The Bagan Temple Marathon.)



Click here to view a digital version and/or download our brochure.


Press Contact

If you are a member of the press and would like to request press accreditation please contact Steen Albrechtsen, Press Manager,



If you need more information about the marathon, send an email to



Please credit all photos with Albatros Adventure Marathons. Images can only be used for editorial purposes, unless permission has been granted by Albatros Adventure Marathons for other use.

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Petra Desert Marathon 2017

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Petra Desert Marathon 2015

Petra Desert Marathon 2014

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Petra Desert Marathon

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What others thought

A fantastic experience in a wonderful country that needs all the help it can get in the current environment.

Allan Smith,
2015 Petra Desert Marathon finisher

Great people, well organised, unforgettable adventure.

2015 Petra Desert Marathon finisher

Fabulous experience in an astonishing place.

Ian Richardson,
2015 Petra Desert Marathon finisher