Paris Marathon

Date of event: 2 April 2023

The Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris is now one of the biggest marathons in the world.

Race day will see you pound the pavements of the French capital’s most famous avenues and plazas.

Starting at the foot of the Arc de Triomphe, and finishing with views of Notre Dame and the Eiffel Tower to guide you home.

This challenge perfectly combines a personal challenge with the chance to discover one of the world’s greatest cities.

Every year, this unique and spectacular setting attracts more and more entrants.

Registration fee: £30

Minimum sponsorship: £1,000

Frequently Asked Questions

What does registration include?

Your registration includes participation in the race, your time and rank, a finisher T-shirt and runner bag, and your medal.

Where are the start and finish lines?

The race will start at the Champs Elysees, and finish at the bottom of Avenue Foch. Precise starting times will be given closer to the event.

You can drop off your bag free of charge in the lockers located on Avenue Foch (finish area) to run freely. You will be able to get it back after the race by presenting your number.

Do I need a medical certificate?

Yes. Without a valid medical certificate stating “no contraindication to the practice of athletics in competition” or “no contraindication to the practice of running in competition” or “no contraindication to the practice of sports in competition”, dated less than one year before the date of the race, it will be impossible for you to run! To avoid mistakes, we advise you to use the model of certificate put online here.

A copy of the medical certificate is accepted. The medical certificate is issued by your doctor.

Where and when can I pick up my race number?

You can pick up your bib number at the Run Experience Fair from March 30 to April 1, 2023. No bibs will be given out on the day of the race.

If you can’t pick up your number, someone can pick it up for you. You just have to show a copy of your identity card and your medical certificate, if it has not been validated beforehand. The sending of the race number at home is not possible for this event.

Further FAQs can be found here