Grand Raid Golfe du Morbihan

Trail of 177km round the beautiful Gulf of Morbihan

Entries 2018 are closed - The race is complete

(No waiting list)

A one stage, free-style, day and night foot race around a looped circuit on varied terrain in the Gulf of Morbihan that includes a ten minute mid-race boat crossing from Locmariaquer to Port-Navalo. Maximum completion time is set at 42 hours (including all breaks). Runners are required to clock in within the required time limits at various check points (§3 of rules). the ship time will be deducted from final time.

This race is limited to 1000 trailers.

The terrain rises to approximately 1054 metres and 80% of the course takes place on trails around the Gulf of Morbihan marked out by Morbihan Council. The race circuit does not present any major technical challenges.

Route : http://www.raid-golfe-morbihan.org/upload/document/parcours-grand-raid-177km-608.jpg

Refreshment stops

This race has ten refreshment stops, four of which provide hot food and rest areas. In between these stops every runner is required to be self-sufficient food/drink wise. The average distance between two refreshment stops is approximately 15 to 20 km.

Compulsory equipment for the Grand Raid

Participants are advised to make sure they have the compulsory equipment recommended by the organisation for both safety reasons and for their own well-being whilst competing in the race (§22 of rules - Equipment).

 

Must-note dates: Grand Raid 2018

Start and Finish points

  • Start location:
  • Esplanade of Vannes harbour, Friday 29th June 2018 at 6:00 pm
  • Finishing line:
    Esplanade of Vannes harbour, Sunday 1st July 2018 by 12:00 am

Allocation of race numbers

Race numbers will be allocated at the start location on Thursday 28th June between 4 pm to 8 pm and on Friday 29th June from 9am.

 

 

For more information about the race please, contact us 

 

 

 

Enter the Grand Raid 2018

  • Registration dates: from 30th october 2017 to 31st May 2018 (Depending on availability)

  • 89€ until 19th December 2017, 93€ from 20th December 2017 to 28th. February 2018, 102€ from 1st March 2018 to 31st May 2018
  • Payment by card only

 

 

Points allocated to Finishers

  • Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc : 6 points
  • Challenge per team: 6