DON’T EXPECT A PERSONAL BEST AT THE MOST SCENIC MARATHON OF THE VOSGES
…Breathtaking views, hard & steep climbs, technical downhills and a finish on top of the highest mountain of the Vosges
Race number pick up and all starts are located in the small ski village ‘Le Markstein’ at 1145m altitude. Shuttle busses will ride all day to the finish on the top of the Grand Ballon 7km further up the road.
Registration starts on Dec 1st and for this first edition we only have 750 tickets available.
Runners are facing 3 major climbs and descents. 2 qualifying points for UMTB.
Undulating first 2/3 of the course to end with a brutal 5k climb. 1 point UTMB
Rolling course with a hard 4k climb at the end to finish on top of the Grand Ballon
nline registration for the 1ste edition of the marathon du Grand Ballon will be open from Dec 1, 2018 to July23, 2019 or until all spots are taken. Registration after this date is no longer possible.
The prices do not include the administration fee and only payments with credit cards are possible.
42km – 50 euro – 300 tickets available
21km – 30 euro – 300 tickets available
12km – 20 euro – 150 tickets available
Entry Fee includes free baggage transport to the finish, free use of shuttle bus ( finish to Le Markstein ) , finisher T-shirt & medal.
There will be no refund. If you are prevented not to attend the event, your entry fee will go 100% to charity ( Think Pink Breast cancer awareness )
Elite athletes who think are eligible for a free race entry and/or free accommodation can contact us before