About Marcel Snijders, 15 time Dakar participant!



Name: Marcel Snijders

Nationality: The Netherlands

Relation status: Married with children

Place of birth: Eindhoven

Date of birth: 06/02/1967

Length: 1.87 mtr

Weight: 81 KG

Occupation: Ex-marine, Entrepreneur

Sports: Motorcross, Mountainbiking

Bike (in the Dakar 2019)

Brand: KTM

Type: Rally Replica

Motor : 450cc

Weight: 139 KG (without fuel)

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Achievements in Le Dakar

2005 - Finished 57th [Pilot KTM motor]

2007 - Finished 69th [Pilot KTM motor]

2008 - Rally cancelled!

2009 - Finished 50th [Pilot Honda motor]

2010 - Finished 46th [Pilot Honda motor]

2011 - DNF/ stage 8 [Co-pilot Mitsubishi car with Van Deijne]

2012 - Finished 17th [Co-pilot truck with Bekx]

2013 - Finished 75th/ 3th in Malle Moto class [Pilot Honda motor]

2014 - DNF/ stage 6 [Co-pilot Volvo buggy with Dollevoet]

2015 - DNF/ stage 3 [Co-pilot Volvo buggy with Dollevoet]

2016 - DNF/ stage 8 [Co-pilot Volvo buggy with Dollevoet]

2017 - Finished 18th [Co-pilot DAF truck with Tilburgs]

2019 - Finished 71st/ 14th in Malle Moto class [Pilot KTM motor]

2020 - Finished 6th [Co-pilot Petronas Iveco truck Team De Rooy]

2021 - Finished 14th [Co-pilot DAF truck team De Groot]

2022 - Finished 5th [Co-pilot Petronas Iveco truck Team De Rooy]

Photo gallery previous Dakar rally's