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Morocco’s 1st Motorcycle raid to traverse thirty cities

Written by FDM

The participants in the first edition of the “Morocco Motorcycle Tour” (MMT), initiated by the “Dada’s Bike” Club in partnership with the Moroccan Union of Motorcycles Tourism and Leisure (UMMTL), arrived Saturday, June 8th, in Laayoune, the second stage of this raid.

The kick-off of MMT was given Saturday, June 8th, starting in the city of Dakhla, southern Morocco and ending in Casablanca on 16th.  Dozens of motorcyclists affiliated with many national clubs of the motorsport are taking part in this edition.

Placed under the auspices of the Moroccan Royal Federation of Motorcycling, this competition is considered as the biggest national event dedicated to motorcycles and one of the longest tours in the Arab world and Africa, underline the organizers.

The MMT is based on the idea of the challenge between the different participants who will discover by sight the various assets available to the provinces of Morocco in terms of tourism and economy, as well as the diversity and richness of the Kingdom.

Thus, the MMT will crisscross more than thirty cities throughout the Kingdom, over a distance of nearly 5,000 km, divided into 9 stages from the city of Dakhla, through Lâayoune, Tan Tan, Guelmim, Erfoud, then Oujda, El Hoceima, Tetuan, Tangier, Fez, Ifrane, Khenifra, Beni Mellal, Marrakech arriving at Agadir.

In a second time, the return will be made from the city of Agadir to Casablanca via Essaouira and Safi.

With MAP.