What are the required conditions to become a Rose?
The Trophée Roses des Sables experience is open to all the women who wish to participate in a human, athletic and solidarity adventure in the heart of a remote and enchanted territory.
Do you recognize yourself in this description? You are a woman above 18 years old and you have your driving license?
You are a Rose already, welcome to the adventure!
You can choose from 4 different categories
Whether or not you own a vehicle prepared for the Adventure, choose the category that suits you. As a duo or solo, 3 categories are accessible to all women. Only the motorcycle category requires a minimum of motorcycle driving experience. A list of reference rental companies of suitable vehicles, at controlled prices, is made available to pre-registered teams.
The key steps to participate in the Trophée Roses des Sables:
Form a team
Prepare for the project
*In case of unexpected circumstances, the 400€ down payment can be kept for the following year’s edition or be refunded up to 300€ (100€ per team as administrative costs)
Prepare for the rally
Once you have pre-registered for the rally, the adventure begins. Preparing for the rally is an essential part of the project. During each phase, your team will benefit from the support of a personal coach, member of the organization:
- Definition of the budget
- Creation of an association to ensure the legal framework of your project
- Identification of your contact network, your opportunities, the list of the companies that could sponsor you, the different financing activities
- Creation of your book: the file that you can use to present your team and your motivations to participate in the adventure to your potential sponsors. You will receive a guideline
- Access the participants area
- Useful tools provided for your preparation: models of a typical presentation book for your sponsors, the articles of the association, the sponsorship conventions, the solidarity file, the detailed budget, purchase orders of financing goods, royalty free pictures, posters and logos
- Contact with former participants: you are part of the community of the Roses
A team beside you in order to help you
Your coach will guide you to adapt your preparation according to your agenda, your needs and your desires. You will be able to contact her regarding any questions, to share with her your possible difficulties and successes. She will guide you and assist you via email, telephone, Skype, or you can meet her at the agency or during any coaching sessions organized in your region.