MarathonMarathon – Sunday 16 September 2018
The route of 42,195 km / 26 miles, 385 yards will be 8-shaped (or pretzel- shaped, for the most imaginative!) :
Start at 9:30 a.m - Pace Makers : 3:15 / 3:30 / 3:45 / 4:00 / 4:15 / 4:30 / 4:45
Departing from Colmar city centre, the runners will head south towards Wettolsheim and Eguisheim (rated France's favorite village in 2013); and will then come back to Colmar for the north loop on the wine road, discovering Wintzenheim, Ingersheim, Katzenthal, Ammerschwihr, Kientzheim and Sigolsheim, before they finish in Colmar historical centre.
The time requirement is 6h for the marathon and 3h00 for the half-marathon. Timing will be controlled via electronic chips.
Athletes having a FFA- , FF Tri-, FSCF-, FSGT-, UFOLEP Athlétisme- sports license, but also runners without sports license, can participate to the race.
Each participant must present a valid medical certificate, issued less than 1 year prior to the race date, stipulating "the absence of contraindications for running or participation in running competition".