Marche Nordique Golfe du Morbihan

25 Km timed Nordic Walk

Nordic walking with sticks for approximately 25 km (no running). Maximum time permitted for completion is 5 hours and the number of participants is limited to 1200.

A race 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. The average distance between two refreshment stops is approximately 15 to 20 km.

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 – Equipment).

Must-note Nordic Walk 2019 dates

Start & Finish points

  • Start location: 
    Séné (Le Derf stadium), Sunday 30th June 2019 at 8:00 am
  • Finish point:
    Esplanade of Vannes harbour, Sunday 30th June 2019 by 1:00 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 8:00 am on sunday 30th june.

Allocation of race numbers

Race numbers will be allocated at the start location.

Schedules available soon.

Nordic Walk 2019 entry fees

  • From 26 november 2018 to 31st May 2019. (Subject to availability)
  • 32€ up to 19th December 2018, 34€ from 20th December 2018 to 28th February 2019, 40€ from 1st March 2019 to 31st May 2019.
  • Payment by credit card only.

How to subscribe ?

Click HERE to find out about the 2019 registration process

Points allocated upon completion

  • Ultra Marin Challenge per Team : 1