15th EDITION | 08 AUGUST 2020

Due to the announcement of the current health crisis in Mauritius and worldwide, we wish to inform our participants that the Royal Raid has been rescheduled for August 08, 2020.

we will communicate regularly on our Facebook page (Racing Republic, the event page and the Royal Raid page) in order to keep you informed of the latest news concerning the event.


We therefore maintain the event, however the Standard Bank Royal Raid will depend on the decisions of the concerned authorities  as well as on the evolution of the health situation as event approaches. If you are a participant, do not worry, we will contact you in case of cancellation and we will keep you informed by email.


We strongly recommend that you follow us on social media, as we will publish the latest news on our official pages.


We thank you for your collaboration and support during this difficult time, however we remain confident that the situation will improve by the end of April / May.



The STANDARD BANK ROYAL RAID is the first Trail in the history of mountain running in Mauritius. A wonderful human adventure and a sporty hikes, it allows you, through exceptional routes, to discover the heart of the south-west of Mauritius and its sumptuous landscapes.

It consists of three separate and simultaneous races:


Royal Raid 70 - (RR70)

70 km to complete in less than 17 hours

Royal Raid 40 - (RR40)

40 km to complete in less than 09 hours

Royal Raid 15 - (RR15)

15 km to complete in less than 05 hours 

Royal Raid 8 - (RR8)

8 km to complete in less than 04 hours


The STANDARD BANK ROYAL RAID will allow you to discover places that open their gates exclusively for you: Domaine de Yemen,  Chamarel (La Vieille Cheminée, Kamaya, Hermitage, Bon Courage) and Heritage Nature Reserves at Bel Ombre. The endemic flora of the Black River Gorges National Park including its famous ascent to the Parakeet Trail. Each participant will have to evaluate and make provision for his own refueling, even if the Organizing Committee is making provision for refueling at different check points.


Carte Trace Track RR70 RR40 RR15.pdf
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RACING REPUBLIC was born in June 2018 from a fusion between Running Mauritius and well established subsidiaries-associate companies of Rogers Group namely: Island Living, Veranda Leisure & Hospitality and Mautourco. This dynamic partnership puts Racing Republic as the leader in Mauritius for the  organization of outdoor sports events.