Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris: 49,155 runners take part in the carbon-neutral marathon under the blue skies of Paris.
49,155 runners —including 16,863 rookies— started the 43rd edition of the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris with cool temperatures and sunny skies. An increasing number of women are signing up for the race, which featured Place Vendôme and the Opéra Garnier for the first time this year. All good things come in pairs, with the Parisian event also becoming the first carbon-neutral marathon this year.
Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris Abrha Milaw topples Paul Lonyangata
Paul Lonyangata will have to wait to become the first three-time winner of the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris. 49,155 runners started the 43rd edition, with the Kenyan winner of the previous two editions capitulating to Abrha Milaw at the end of the race. Gelete Burka made it a double for Ethiopia, crossing the finish line ahead of the men (who had started 16′39″ later) to take victory in the women's race. French runners also shone today, with Clémence Calvin (fourth) rising to high expectations to smash Christelle Daunay's national record (2 h 24′22″) and Morhad Amdouni breaking the 2 h 10 barrier in his marathon debut.
the schneider electric marathon de paris becomes the first carbon-neutral marathon !
The 2019 Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris has fully met the CSR objectives set three years ago after becoming the first major sports event with a focus on solidarity to achieve carbon neutrality, as well as pledging to recycle as much waste as possible and promoting sport for all.
opéra garnier and place vendôme included for edition 43 !
The Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris adds to its already exceptional race route two must visit and history rich Parisian venues: Place Vendôme, considered as one of the most luxurious and famous addresses in the world in terms of fine jewellery and the Opéra Garnier, jewel of the French heritage inaugurated in 1875.
registration closing date: d-6!
In just a few days, on Sunday 27 January at mid-night, registration for the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris
will close. Time is running out for those still undecided to enter on time to.
THE #PARIS MARATHON GIRLS COMMUNITY CAPTIVATES WOMEN
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September, the time to resume training has arrived!
After enjoying a relaxing vacation, the time to get back in shape nears. In just a few days, the trainers will be put back on, the training schedules will be planned and goals will be determined.
This Tuesday September 4, 2018 at noon, registration will open on timeto.com for one of the most spectacular running events in the world: the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris. To run 42.195kms is both a fascinating and awesome sporting challenge. Participating is always a special achievement.
Registrations open on september 4, 2018!
As of 30 April 2018, 15,000 runners had already entered for the 2019 edition during the first phase of registration. The second registration phase for this legendary race, which is also the most beautiful marathon in the world, opens on 4 september at noon (Paris time) on timeto.com.