WATCH | These motorcycle riders are heroes of Dakar 2020

Image: Youtube
Image: Youtube

Stage three of Dakar 2020 saw the field take on the challenging, rocky terrain of Neom near the Jordanian border for the stages around Neom. 

The motorcycle riders are in charge of their own navigation and do their own repairs if needed.

It's very tough for them and this video montage gives you an idea of what they have to contend with in the world's toughest race. 

South African rider Kirsten Landman makes an appearance in the point-of-view video, Landman is competing in her first Dakar. 

WATCH: Dakar heroes

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