Yayasan Sime Darby sponsored 66 year old Mohamed Adnan bin Osman who participated in the “toughest footrace on earth”, also known as the Marathon Des Sables (MDS).
This grueling 6 day race took place in Morocco from 26th of March to 2nd of April 2009. Over 800 runners aged between 16 and 78 were expected to cross 243KM of uneven terrain, carrying everything they needed on their backs in scorching temperatures of up to 120F. (C) Adnan, better known as Cikgu Adnan is a veteran of marathons belying his 66 years.
YSD believes in supporting courageous Malaysian’s in sports to realize their potential.
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