The start

The starting point: 11:30 am

Where is the starting point?

On the Iéna Bridge (in front of the Eiffel Tower)

Can I get to the starting point by car?

No parking is available for this event. In addition, most of the roads leading to the starting area will be blocked. Please use public transportation.

What time do I have to be there?

Please plan on leaving 1,5 to 2 hours early before the beginning  of the race – it is a long way. Do not ruin your chances of a good race by having a hectic start or getting there too late.

Are there starting blocks?


  • Elite sas : <1h15 RED
  • Red sas: 1h15 – 1h45 BLUE
  • Blue sas: >1h45 GREEN

Is there a time limit?

Yes, the time limit is 4 hours

How do I know in which starting block I have to go to?

The Color on your race number indicates your starting block.