The Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles is a 100% female rally, off road, with only means of navigation:
a map and a compass.
This is not a race, this is tactical! The winning crew will be the one who has traveled the fewest kilometers.
The values of the rally are solidarity, perseverance, tolerance and respect.
The Gazelles rally is:
9 days of racing,
More than 300 participants each year,
Thirty different nationalities,
2 steps marathon: 2 days / 1 night
1300km covered off-road in the Moroccan desert.
It is also an eco-responsible event and a social commitment!
A responsible rally: First Rallye certified ISO 14001
Carries out an annual environmental assessment
Compensates all CO2 emissions from the Fondation de Yann Arthus Bertrand GoodPlanet
Treats the waste of the event by incinerator truck during the rally
Creation of a Social and Environmental Responsibility Charter
His Majesty King Mohammed VI places the event under his High Patronage and grants the Gazelles to wear his Coat of Arms on the official vest.
Coeur de Gazelles was born around and during the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles of Morocco.
The association relies on the logistics deployed during the rally to ensure solidarity projects that meet the needs of the local and isolated populations of Morocco:
medical care, schooling, the professional reintegration of women, assistance with daily life and the distribution of donations, in which all the Gazelles involved in the Rally participated.
A team of 52 people (doctors, dentists, nurses, logisticians ...) who work every year during the 8 days of competition,
8000 medical consultations (gynecology, ophthalmology, paediatrics, general medicine, dental care, diabetes screening ...),
3,000 prescriptions and treatments dispensed, 250 assignments of corrective eyewear, 110 ultrasounds, 60 operations of trachoma or cataract, 500 dental extractions,
An average of 7,500 people each year receive 160 tons of donations (clothes, hygiene products, shoes, toys ...)