TRAIL GOLFE DU MORBIHAN

Trail of 56 km

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

A free-style foot race to be completed in one go within a maximum completion time of 12 hours (including breaks) and subject to having clocked in within the required time limits at check points.(§3 of rules – Time limits).

The race is limited to 1500 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: 58,2 km. The terrain rises to approximately 350 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)

Vidéo of Sarzeau (Departure site)

Refreshment stops

This race requires participants to be semi food self-sufficient. There are four refreshment stops including one with hot meals on the arrival area. 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 for competitors

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 location:
    Sarzeau, Saturday 27th June 2020 at 5:00 pm
  • Finish point:
    Esplanade at Vannes harbour, Sunday 28th June 2020 by 5:00 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 Sarzeau, before 5:00pm on saturday 27th 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 4pm to 8pm, on Friday 26th June from 9am to 8pm and on Saturday 27th june from 7:30 am to 3pm

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

 

 

Race 2020 entry fees

  • From 20 November 2019 to 25th May 2020. (Subject to availability)
  • 45€ up to 18th December 2019, 47€ from 19th December 2019 to 29th February 2020, 59€ 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 : 2
  • Challenge per Team : 2