To the nearest metre
Once they escape the lovely hills of sand, the Gazelles know they will soon be able to make their way to the bivouac. But it’s not over after CP7: they still have a kilometre of small dunes. And, naturally, a few more difficulties. Difficulties which could affect the rankings, which are close, within a matter of kilometres. This final day is decisive. At CP7, Team 151 (Valérie THEILLIER / Alexa THEILLIER - Pack élite diffusion) studies the terrain: « I don’t know if we’re going to get up, we don’t have much power” says Alexa to her mother. They watch the other Gazelles getting across… And they get across too. Next, time for Lake Iriqui and its baseless mountain, dry and dusty. There are also the M’daouer cliffs.