Freedom Marathon, Normandy Running Festival
Stay at the Best Western Hotel PLUS Le Moderne for the Marathon de la Liberté in Caen.
Runners or visitors, the Hotel Best Western PLUS Le Moderne **** is pleased to welcome you during this sporting weekend. The arrivals of the races are at the Parc des Expositions of Caen located only 3km from the hotel.
The Courants de la Liberté were created in 1988 to pay tribute to D-Day events through sport and in particular running. This year, the Courants de la Liberté becomes the Marathon de la Liberté.
The courses of the events cross several high places of the D-Day and the Battle of Normandy such as the beaches of Juno and Sword, the Casino of Ouistreham, the Pegasus Bridge, etc.
Nearly 30,000 people are expected for this 33rd edition which will include 7 events to allow everyone to participate regardless of their level of practice.
The Freedom Marathon - 42,195 kmSunday 14 June - Departure from Courseulles-sur-Mer at 9.10 am
The queen event with a course that will plunge you into history.
The Marathon Relay - 42,195 kmSunday 14 June - Departure from Courseulles-sur-Mer at 9.10 am
A friendly event in teams of 4 where unity is strength.
The Pegasus - 21,1 kmSunday 14 June - Departure from Bénouville at 8.55 am
The mythical half-marathon will start from the famous Pegasus Bridge.
The 10 km - Crédit Agricole NormandieSunday 14 June - Departure from Caen at 8.40 am
A short distance with a very rolling course 100% urban.
La Rochambelle - 5 kmSaturday 13 June - Departure from Boulevard des Baladas at 7:00 pm
A women's walk and run for the fight against breast cancer.
The Freedom Rollers - 2 kmSaturday 13 June at the Parc des Expositions in Caen from 10.30am to 12.30pm.
The 2-hour race hike on a closed and secure circuit.
The Freedom StridesFriday 12 June - Departure from the Louvigny greenway at 10am and 2.30pm
The school event brings together 4000 children from schools in Caen.
Find all the information about this event on the website www.marathondelaliberte.fr.
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