Marche Nordique Golfe du Morbihan

29 Km timed Nordic Walk

Entries 2018 are closed - The race is complete

 

Nordic walking with sticks for approximately 29 km (no running). Maximum time permitted for completion is 6 hours and the number of participants is limited to 1000.

A course through the heart of the Gulf of Morbihan

Eighty percent of the course comprises of trails around the Gulf marked out by Morbihan Council. There are no particular technical obstacles for participants.

Refreshment stops during the race

There are two refreshment stops (one providing hot meals on arrival) as participants are required to be semi food self-sufficient. In between these refreshment stops every participant must meet his/her own dietary needs.

Compulsory equipment for Nordic Walk participants

For your safety and well-being during the walk, you are strongly advised to follow the organisers’ advice regarding compulsory equipment (§22 of rules – E quipment).

 

 

Must-note Nordic Walk 2018 dates

Start & Finish points

  • Start location:
    Hippodrome of Séné, Saturday 30th June 2018 at 1:00 pm
  • Finish point:
    Esplanade of Vannes harbour, Saturday 30th June 2018 by 7:00 pm.

When you register for the race, you can book a seat in the shuttle bus to take you to the start point, from Vannes to Séné, before 1:00 pm on saturday 1st July.

Allocation of race numbers

Race numbers are handed out at the esplanade of Vannes harbour on Thursday 28th, Friday 29th and Saturday 30th June 2018.

The schedules for the delivery of numbers and departure of the shuttles will be specified later.

 

For more information about the race please, contact us 

 

 

Nordic Walk 2018 entry fees

  • From 30 October 2017 to 31st May 2018. (Depending on availability)
  • 30€ up to 19th December 2017, 32€ from 20th December 2017 to 28th February 2018, 38€ from 1st March 2018 to 31st May 2018.
  • Payment by credit card only.

 

 

Points allocated upon completion

  • Challenge per Team : 1