31st March - 5th April 2019 - Morocco



The Dakar Series Merzouga Rally returns in 2019 and will take place from 31st March to 5th April. Bike / Quad / SxS, do not miss the opportunity to participate in a rally-raid which is a great training opportunity and accessible to all!

The 2019 edition of the Merzouga Rally is aimed at competitors of all levels and whatever your objective: from the simple pleasure of driving in the dunes to training for the Dakar, passing by the desire to discover the rally raid and to progress – pilots from all walks of life will find theirs.


SEPTEMBER 14 2018 - Opening of registrations.

NOVEMBER 30 2018 - End of first tariff and change to second tariff.

MARCH 11 2019 - Closing of registrations.

MARCH 30 2019 - Accreditation assistance team and opening paddock.

MARCH 1 2019 - Scrutineering and technical checks, PROLOGUE – Erfoud. Road book Workshop.

APRIL 1 2019 - Stage One – Erfoud / Erfoud. Solutions Workshop.

APRIL 2 2019 - Stage Two – Erfoud / Erfoud. Marathon stage “prep” workshop.

APRIL 3 2019 - Stage Three – Erfoud / Marathon Bivouac.

APRIL 4 2019 - Stage Four – Marathon Bivouac / Erfoud. DAKAR TOUR.

APRIL 5 2019 - Stage Five – Extreme GP. 8pm XALUCA Hotel – Erfoud: Party and Prize giving ceremony.


Our Assistance Packages

Basic Service - £1299 

  • Pre-rally bike check before departure.

  • Guidance through the signing on and scrutineering process of the rally event.

  • Advice in fitting any regulation equipment such as GPS/Trackers, ERTF equipment.

  • Out-fuelling at designated locations, snacks/drinks on your arrival.

  • Daily setup of work area: awning, work mats, bike stands, lighting, and extensive tool kit. 

  • Mechanical advice. 

  • Supply of soft drink and early evening snacks. 

  • Team jersey.

  • Regulatory stickers with your full name, blood group, and nations flag.

Full Service - £1599

  • all of the above plus:

  • Experienced mechanic to perform daily service - including oil and air filter, plus wheels/tyres changed as required. 

  • Mechanical assistance at out-fuelling service points.

  • Fitting of any regulation navigation equipment prior to event start.

For more in depth details of our services, and the event itself, please contact Donna on: +44(0)7891 866 575.

Or email: Donna

How do I book in with you and the Event?

When you get back to us via email, we will send you by return:

  • Customer information form to complete.

  • An invoice for the Assistance to reserve your place on our Team.

  • An invoice for the current Rally entry fee that I will forward on your behalf (if required).

  • A suggested packing list of the usual items riders bring along with them

As an Agent for the rally I can walk through what you need to do, and when. Even if you don't use us as assistance!

What we at Raid Tec will do for you:

  • Inform you of the one days free Road Book and or GPS tuition. 

  • Advise you of the Team flight details.

  • Check as time goes along that you meet event regulations.