RACE DATE: Sunday, April 14, 2019
RACE TIME: 7:00 AM
ORGANIZER - The race is under IAAF rules and is organized by Drumbeat, Ltd. and supported by the local community.
COURSE - Runners will run through many of the city's famous avenues and plazas, from the foot of the Arc de Triomphe, where the race starts, towards the Place de la Concorde. From the Rue de Rivoli runners will sweep through the Place de la Bastille. After a glimpse of greenery in the Bois de Vincennes, views of Notre Dame and the Eiffel Tower come into view. There are now more than 23,000 international runners in the marathon.
TEMPERATURE – Average temperatures range between 65F and 70F.
ENTRY FEE - Marathon Tours & Travel, as an official Tour Partner of The Paris Marathon, has an exclusive pre-registration period from July 13 – September 1 2018 with a special guaranteed race entry fee of $155.00. From September 2 to November 30, Marathon Tours & Travel will have a guaranteed race entry fee of $185.00. From December 1 to December 31, the last phase of registrations, subject to availability, is priced at $225.00. Entry only is not available.
ELIGIBILITY – All runners must be at least 21 year of age. In 2017 there were 57,000 registered runners.
TIME LIMIT - The course time limit is five (5) hours and 40 minutes.
NUMBER PICKUP - You will need to pick-up your race bib at the Salon du Running (Parc des Expositions de la Porte de Versailles, Hall #1) from Thursday, April 11 through Saturday, April 13. Learn more here. More than 200 exhibitors will be at the Expo and the times are:
DIFFICULTY: Easy to Moderate