Ekiden – What is it ?
Coming from Japan, this concept of marathon by group is experiencing a boom because it allows to combined sport, team spirit and conviviality.
You can run the Marathon in a team of 6 persons. The different relays are in this order with statutory distances:
5km / 10 km / 5 km / 10km / 5 km / 7,195 kmThis race is equally directed to hardened runners who wants to beat a performance than beginners who hesitated to participate at this mythic distance of marathon. They have here the possibility to gather their efforts to take up, in group, this challenge. Des zones de relais seront aménagées sur le parcours.
Runners are transported by bus on the different relay zones and brought back after the race on the start/finish area.
Route It is the same route for the 3 races.
The Ekiden 2015 owns the regional French Federation of Athletic label.
The Ekiden relay zones are situated in the following kilometers:
5th / 15th / 20th / 30th / 35th
Start/finish area Place Kléber, in the center of Strasbourg Click here to see the localization
Minimum age required Born in 1999 and before (in the 16th years)
It will be done by a RFID chip system (UHF tap on the back of your bib). This bib, furnished with a belt, will allow you to run and to relay it easily in the different relay zones.
Moreover this « proof bib », each runner will have to wear his own bib corresponding to his relay.
|Until the 24th of October||156 €|
* No entry the day of the race !
* Entry within the limit of available bibs