Chamonix: the Mont Blanc Marathon 2017
From 22nd to 25th June 2017, go in Chamonix for the Mont Blanc Marathon. During four days, the valley will vibrate to the rhythm of the trail event, gathering eight races.
Coming from all over the world, runners will have the choice of running different distances. With family or friends, come push your limits on the trails of the valley of Chamonix.
The 2017 Mont Blanc Marathon from Chamonix
Organized by the association of the Sports Club of Chamonix, the Mont-Blanc Marathon has grown considerably in recent years. In order to allow as many people as possible to participate, the event offers 8 races:
- 80km of the Mont Blanc,
- 42km of the Mont Blanc,
- 23km of the Mont Blanc,
- Vertical KM of the Mont Blanc,
- Starry Duo,
- Young Race Marathon,
- 10 km of the Mont Blanc,
- Mini cross of the Mont Blanc (800m to 3km reserved for children according to their age categories).
Thus, the participants will find THE race adapted to their level and enjoy the unique environment of the Chamonix-Mont-Blanc valley.
Program of the Mont Blanc Marathon 2017
Friday 23 June 2017
Place of the Triangle de l’Amitié
80 KM OF THE MONT-BLANC
04:00 am: Departure of the 80KM DU MONT-BLANC
02:30 pm: 1st arrivals from the 80km of Mont-Blanc
KM VERTICAL OF THE MONT BLANC
02 :00 pm: Departure of the KM Vertical
08:30 pm: Presentation of prizes
Saturday 24 June 2017
23KM OF THE MONT BLANC
08:00 am: Departure of the 23km of the Mont-Blanc
10:00 am: Departure of Mini Cross (departures according to categories)
01:00 pm: Departure of the 10km of the Mont-Blanc (departure in four waves)
Awards ceremony Place of Triangle de l'Amitié
04:00 pm: Awards ceremony of the 23km of Mont-Blanc
04:30 pm: Presentation of the Prix du 80km du Mont-Blanc
05:00 pm: Prize giving of the 10km of Mont-Blanc
09:00 pm: Departure Starry Duo Place of the Triangle de l’Amitié
Sunday 25 June 2017
42KM OF THE MONT BLANC
07:00 am: Departure of the 42km of the Mont-Blanc - Place of the Triangle de l’Amitié
10:00 am: Departure of the Young Race Marathon - Le Tour
10:30 – 11:00 am: 1st arrivals of the 42km of Mont-Blanc - Altitude 2000
Awards ceremony Place du Triangle de l'Amitié
4:30 pm: Awards ceremony Starry Duo
04:45 pm: Young Race Marathon Awards
05:00 pm: Awards ceremony 42km from Mont-Blanc
Now, all you have to do is prepare yourself to participate in the event in the best conditions. Indeed, with races that take place in the mountains, the environment can sometimes be difficult. It is therefore important to get in shape, especially for the 80km of the Mont Blanc 2017.
Remember the date of the Marathon du Mont Blanc 2017: it's June 22nd to 25th!