2021 Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris

100% money back if the race is cancelled due to Covid-19.

By browsing this site, you accept the use of Cookies in order to offer to you an advertising tailored to your interests, and to perform traffic statistics. To find out more

Tips from the coach

"Tips from the Coach" is a new series of must-see videos to help you prepare for the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris. It is brought to you by ASICS, the partner of EVERY runner.


Get tips from Yohan Durand, a member of the French national marathon team and two-time finisher of the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris (in 2 h 14 in 2015!).

#01 OBJECTIF MARATHON - You are all capable of it!

In the first video of the series, Yohan talks to @marierouviere, a young member of Team @asicsfrontrunner who will tell us how she felt while preparing for and taking part in her first Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris. Sure, gearing up for a marathon can be a gruelling experience, but it is also an exceptional challenge, and nothing can compare to the emotions that sweep through you before, during and after the race. Remember: you are all capable of it!


Make sure to watch the next videos:

  • How to stay hydrated in summer
  • How to choose the right gear for the Marathon
  • How to construct your rest periods properly
  • Visualisation, relaxation and meditation: how to develop the mindset of a champion
  • Yohan's last-minute tips
  • After the marathon: the best approach to recovery