Trail of 87 km

Following government directives prohibiting rallies until mid-July the race will not take place in June

A free-style foot race of 87km to be completed in one go with a maximum completion time of 18 hours (including breaks) and subject to having clocked in within the required time limits at various check points. (§3 of rules – Time limits)

The race is limited to 1200 trailers.

A running 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. Actual distance 2020: 89,3 km. The terrain rises to approximately 380 meters.

See the gpx tracks HERE

(The course may be modified in the event of force majeure or for safety reasons – see the regulation 2020 & N ° 25)

Refreshments during the race

There are five refreshment stops during this semi  food self-sufficiency orientated race, including two providing hot dinners and one resting point. In between these stops every runner must meet his/her own dietary needs. The average distance between two refreshment stops is approximately 15 to 20 km.

Compulsory equipment

Participants are strongly 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 race 2020 dates

Start & Finish points

  • Start of Race : Port du Crouesty (Arzon), Friday 26th June 2020 at 5.00 pm
  • Finish point : Esplanade of Vannes harbour, Saturday 27th June 2020 before 11.00 am

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 Port du Crouesty, before 5.00pm on friday 26th june. The schedules for the departure of the shuttles will be specified later.

Allocation of race numbers

Race numbers will be allocated at the start location on Thursday 25th June from 4 pm to 8 pm and on Friday 26th June from 9am to 3pm.

Each competitor must personally pick up his race number from the Ultra Marin village.

Race 2020 entry fees

  • From 26 November 2019 to 25th May 2020. (Subject to availability)
  • 61€ up to 18th December 2019, 64 from 19th December 2019 to 29th February 2020, 76€ from 1st March 2020 to 25th May 2020.
  • Payment by credit card only.

How to subscribe ?

Click HERE to find out about the 2020 registration process.

Points allocated upon completion

  • Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc : 4 points
  • Challenge per team : 3