Saturday 27 July 2019 at 9.30 AM.
The 6 Découverte is a race open to all (beginner to expert). The course takes you through La Plagne's altitude villages on walking paths.
The race starts and finishes in Plagne Centre, covering 11km and 600 m of elevation gain. It starts on a path up to Plagne Villages, Bellecôte, the Dou du Praz plateau then goes down to Plagne Centre. You then go to the Lac Vert and up to Aime la Plagne. before coming back down to finish Plagne Centre.
STARTS PLAGNE CENTRE 9.30AM
11 km of marked path with check points
600 m of elevation gain
Altitude of start and finish point: 1979 m
Highest point of the course: 2151
Start 9.30am and finisch 12.00pm
Time limited to 2 1/2 hours
Price : 20 - 25€, according to date of registration. End of the registrations on Monday, July 22th 2019
Limit to 500 Runners
No compulsory equipment (but remember it can be cold at altitude)
Hiking poles are allowed
Bibs will be given out in Aime (Salle des Fêtes) from Thursday afternoon and on the morning of the race in Plagne Centre. Piece of identity required for the withdrawal of the bib and this individually
For this edition a reusable foldable tumbler to limit waste on the provisionings will be offered to you and it is strongly recommended to use it (more disposable tumbler on the feeding stations)
There will be a room in Plagne Centre where you can leave your belongings.
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