February Newsletter Posted on March 2, 2015December 8, 2016 by asheera coowar Ready, Get Set, Go! Dear Dodo Trailers, This year again, you are eagerly waiting to register for the Dodo Trail! Get ready as you will be able to do so as from Monday 2nd March 2015! Our team has been working very hard during the past months to make this trail a unique and unforgettable experience. Discover our latest news… Our Gold sponsor is…. The Mauritius Commercial Bank (MCB)! This new partnership was officially announced during a press conference at the MCB headquarters on Friday 27thFebruary. It is a great honour for Ze Dodo Trail Ltd. to be supported by the MCB, which is always ready to associate itself with local, regional and international events. We now intend to strengthen this collaboration throughout the coming years. Previous Gold Sponsors of the Dodo Trail were the Heritage Resorts and the brand Crystal of Phoenix Beverages. They are both now among our Silver Sponsors. Our team thanks all the sponsors who have been supporting us since the first Dodo Trail’s edition in 2011. Their valuable contribution helped us in delivering a great trail in the most beautiful and natural places of the island. Good news! This year again, we will be welcoming professional and renowned trailers from different countries to participate in the Dodo Trail. Amongst them are: Ricky Lightfoot, male winner of the XTD 50km 2014 Landie Greyling, female winner of the XTD 50km 2014 Thabang Madiba, star runner of Team Salomon SA Christian Greyling, star runner of Team Salomon SA Two European Star Runners will also be among our Dodo Trailers this year. We will soon reveal their names! The Dodo Trail is pleased to welcome runners of international fame, especially since the Dodo Trail is the first trail to have been officially recognized by the International Federation Sky Running (IFS), making us part of the Sky Running Continental Championship! Exclusive hotel packages! We are very happy and proud to notice that the number of foreign runners has been constantly increasing since our first edition. With the help of our partner, Dodo Travel Tours, we have been able to offer exclusive packages in renowned hotels! So expect to be pampered at the Telfair 5 *, Awali 5 *, The Villas 5 * or even Tamarin 3 * among others. As usual, the packages include the transit from and to the airport as the transport from the hotel the day of the race. So here you are! To thank all our Dodo Trailers for their support and to mark our fifth consecutive edition, we offered through a contest on our Facebook page four free tickets (one for each trail category) for the coming edition. Congratulations to the lucky winners! They are Sebastien Magyari, Noel Sawmy, Devina Moonsamy et Jaivina Bauljeewon ! They win a free ticket for the Xtreme Dodo Trail, the Ti Dodo Trail, the Mini Dodo Trail, and the Dodo Fun Run. In April, we will launch our next competition! All this being said, stand ready for the opening of registration Monday, March 2nd 2015! See you soon Dodo Trailers!