Continental and foreign participants ( with their friends) will be met at the airport upon arrival.They will be treated to tea, coffee, refreshments ( and even local punch!) and presented with a welcome gift.
Latest news about the race ( route, weather forecast,..) will be given by the President.
In the luggage collection room or just outside, be on the lookout for grand Raid Sign Posts and volunteers wearing the Grand Raid Tee Shirts. They will guide you to the reception room.
Gillot Airport : the first refreshment point of the Grand Raid, Trail de Bourbon and Mascareignes!