The team “Les Gazelles Nuts” was born after a mad bet, to celebrate their 25 years of an unconditional friendship, Gloria and Nathalie decided to participate to the Rally Aicha des Gazelles du Maroc, the 27th Edition of the only 100% female off-piste international rally for the past 26 years.
Gloria Castro, 41, from Geneva is a nurse in the HUG infectiology unit. Nathalie Cuperus, 40, from Marsens is completing her Master’s Degree in Psychology. They are both passionate about motorcycling and various sporting activities and decided to take up the challenge in a Truck. In addition, to support the Sida Genève Group in bringing visibility and exposure to HIV / AIDS.
Frederique Constant was the proud sponsor of this new Swiss team who participated to the famous Rally Aïcha des Gazelles du Maroc from March 17th to April 1st, 2017 with an eco-driving concept: achieve the minimum of kilometer.
This powerful raid rally brings together more than 15 nationalities each year, Gloria and Nathalia were the representatives of Switzerland with their ISUZU D-MAX in the Automobile/Truck category. Several categories were represented: Crossover – SVV, Quad, Motorbike – 4×4 / Truck.
Les Gazelles Nuts received for this occasion our latest Ladies Horological Smartwatch Delight watches to always be on time during the rally which matched the principle of the old-fashioned navigation without GPS, with map and compass only.
The Rally Aicha des Gazelles is a rally which respects the environment: the only rally to have an ISO 14001 standard certification since 2010. Respect is also shown while crossing the country, through Morocco: The Rally is under the High caution of His Majesty Mohammed VI.
An event of values … courage, sharing, daring, endurance, perseverance, determination, solidarity. Thank you “Les Gazelles Nuts”!
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