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Sports Film of the Week: Madness in the Desert

‘If you get stuck, you’re on your own.’

Title: Madness in the Desert – Paris to Dakar – World’s Craziest Race.

Released: 2013.

Tagline: “How the West took on a continent, and lost.”

Plot: The documentary charts the creation and history of Thierry Sabine’s a race over impossible terrain in perilous conditions from the capital of France to the capital of Cameroon.

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YouTube credit: 226Motorsports

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Sean Farrell

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