General informations

Half marathon

Marathon

Details, Date and time of departure:

  • Sunday | January 28, 2018
  • 08:00 AM departure of Marathon
  • 08:30 AM departure of Half-Marathon
  • AVENUE DE LA MENARA (behind Sofitel Hotel)

Withdrawal of the numbers:

Riders must present to the Village of Marathon (Place du 16 Novembre) or Dar Talib (Daoudiate Unit 4) during the 2 days before the race to collect their bib numbers.

Inscriptions:

Inscriptions are possible online until Monday, January 22th 2018 at midnight.
Then inscriptions will be possible to the “Village Marathon” and in Dar Talib(Daoudiate Unit 4) .

Welcome race and race for children:

Both races will begin at “Village Marathon” on Saturday, January 28th 2018.

Departure of the welcome race: 10:00 am , Departure of the race for children: 10:30 am.

Premium:

Consult the grid of premiums here.

ROUTE:

DEPARTURE/ARRIVAL: AVENUE DE LA MENARA, behind Sofitel hotel and close to Mamounia hotel.

8:30 am for the half marathon and 8:00 am for the full marathon.

Time limit for marathon: 5h30.
Time limit for half marathon: 3h00.

Trace :

Official distance: 42,195 kms for the marathon and 21,097 kms for the half marathon, approved by an international official expert (I.A.A.F-A.I.M.S). The route is flat and rapid, in spite of some ascending false flat in the palm grove, permit to realize a performance and to try to beat a world record of 2h03'59''

During the course: :

  • The points of supplying are installed all the 5 kms (water and orange sections) and at arrival.
  • The sponges, all the 5 kms from the 7th kms.
  • A timing appears regularly during the course and by a clock at arrival.
  • Signposting of the course materialized on the ground and by panels.
  • Security assured by the prefecture of Marrakesh and the Red Cross. Bicycles, roller engines and /or driving engines are strictly forbidden during the race.
  • A medal is given to all finishers.

Awards:

The awards presentation will take place at arrival on Sunday, January 28th 2018.

  • 11:30: award presentation of half and full marathon
  • 11:45: award presentation of children race and veterans

Color Skins

Layout

Background Pattern

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Background Image

*only for boxed layout