Marathon de Bessans

Date: 12.01.2019 - 13.01.2019 Location: Bessans Route: 30 km CT
EM 42 km FT / 21 km FT



Samstag     15 + 30 km CT     10.00 Uhr
Sonntag21 + 42 km10.00 Uhr
2,5 km10.15 Uhr
5 km10.20 Uhr
10 km10.25 Uhr
Just for Fun10.35 Uhr


Route profile

- In the vast valley the route is selective
- Basically the routes are in open terrain
- Alternating short climbs complete long, flat passages
- The trails are wide, very well visible and always well prepared
- Optimal for the winter opener in both techniques: classical and free
- Slightly hilly


About the event

Bessans is one of the Nordic Centers in France for the Cross Country Skiing and biathlon
- Located at the Vanoise National Park in the Haute Savoie
- The smallest Euroloppet municipality with 343 inhabitants
- 80 km cross country skiing area (perfectly prepared trails with different levels of difficulity)
- One of the highest cross country skiing areas in France and Europe (from 1600 m altitude)
- Exeptional snow safety from November to May with an additional netword of 14 snow cannons
- French National Teams and many nations visit Bessans every year


Tips for individual travel planning


Via airplane to Turin

Further travel from the airport via rental car


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