The third edition of Marathon de Bordeaux Metropole is launched !
Registrations opening for Marathon de Bordeaux Métropole !
Registrations for the third edition of the Marathon de Bordeaux Métropole are already opened. The event will take place on April 15, 2017. Bordeaux Métropole and Stade Bordelais ASPTT will receive from this year the logistic and operational support of IRONMAN. Values of this unique Marathon will remain the same; sport, discovery, conviviality, sharing and celebration. The first objective is to offer to all participants a unique sporting experience. Building on the success of the first two editions, organizers will offer athletes three ways to experience the event:
- First start and main race, the Marathon will provide to the 5,000 athletes expected a course between city and vineyards, discovering the Bordeaux cultural heritage. The sunset start and the finish at night will provide you a unique experience on 42km195. Beyond performance, the goal is to live a crazy Saturday night!
- The Relay team! Run the marathon with a team of 4 people is a great opportunity to live the Bordeaux party with friends or family. Such an opportunity for companies to launch a sports challenge in their structure. A formula appreciated by runners since more than 1,000 relay teams participated in 2016.
- The half marathon will be totally by night. Marathon’s launching pad, nearly 15,000 athletes will be expected in the streets of Bordeaux. This event since its inception knows a strong public enthusiasm. Thousands of spectators encouraging athletes, giving them unique emotions. The night also offers participants a special atmosphere, and highlights the magnificent monuments and buildings of the city of Bordeaux.
Online registration is open! Take advantage of special offer for the first bibs sold, and run register!
About Marathon de Bordeaux Métropole Bordeaux Métropole and Stade Bordelais ASPTT, supported by IRONMAN Company, jointly organize a unique marathon and a half marathon by night in the streets of Bordeaux. Born from the fusion between the Stade Bordelais and ASPTT Bordeaux, Stade Bordelais ASPTT is a sports club which now has over 5,000 members and 26 sports and leisure activitiesA Wanda Sports Holdings company, IRONMAN operates a global portfolio of events that includes the IRONMAN® Triathlon Series, the IRONMAN® 70.3® Triathlon Series, 5150™ Triathlon Series, Iron Girl®, IRONKIDS®, six of nine International Triathlon Union World Triathlon Series races, road cycling events including the UCI Velothon Majors Series, mountain bike races, premier marathons and other multisport races. Marathon de Bordeaux métropole gather about 20 000 people in all its races.