IAAF Diamond League expands into a fourth continent: Africa | IAAF

On March 3, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) announced in a press release that Rabat, Morocco would replace New York as a destination for one of its elite track and field meets: The General Assembly of the Diamond League meeting yesterday in Zurich, Switzerland has decided to include Rabat, Morocco as a new host city for the prestigious global series of one-day athletics meetings. The Meeting International Mohammed ...

Racing in Sahara | Connection

A Virginia man competed in the Maroc Challenge desert motorcar rally: Paul R. Misencik Jr., a South Lakes High School graduate of 1986, competed in the grueling six-day Maroc Challenge, a motorcar rally across some of the most inhospitable, Sahara Desert terrain in Morocco. Reston residents and friends of Paul Jr. followed his progress during the race. The race ended Dec. 9, Paul’s birthday. Paul drove with John Spencer Cheevey ...

VIDEO: The ultimate Moroccan surfing adventure: Where professional surfers rub shoulders with amateurs and daytrippers at North Africa’s premier big wave destination | DailyMail

Morocco’s surf scene continues to draw global attention: Approximately three hours’ drive from Marrakech, dotted south of the famed destination of Casablanca, lies the chaotic and sun-soaked city of Agadir. Already a well established hot spot  for holidaymakers and sunshine seekers, in the past 15 years this bustling coastal city has become home to a new generation of thrill seekers. This, in large part, is thanks to Londoner Denny Tolley, ...
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