Inspiring future trail runners!
Children are also in the spotlight throughout the week thanks to the various races proposed in the villages around Mont Blanc. Whether in Chamonix, Courmayeur, Martigny, Les Contamines or Trient, take part in the action, share the trail running experience with your children and introduce them to the joy of the sport.
Martigny-Combe invites its mini-runners to a warm-up at 9am on Monday 28 August on the start area, place Centrale:
- 9.10 am: start of the long course
- 9.15am: start of the medium course
- 9.20 am: start of the short course
Timetable subject to change.
MINI CHAMONIX MONT-BLANC
To share their parents' passion, nearly 1000 children will compete in one of the 7 mini races on offer in Chamonix. Open from the age of 3 and up to the age of 13, these races are not timed and do not have a ranking, allowing everyone to have fun while enjoying a day dedicated to young runners.
Wednesday 30 August REGISTRATION & RACE-BIB DISTRIBUTION FROM 09:30 TO 11:00 AT THE CHAMPS DU SAVOY The races start at 11.00 with 15-min intervals between races.
MINI LES CONTAMINES
In 2023, on the Thursdy before the start of the UTMB, Les Contamines-Montjoie invite kids aged 2-13 to participate in 4 mini races. The afternoon will end at around 4:30 pm with a snack and refreshments, and participants will have free access for the activities at the Contamines leisure park with presentation of the race bib, with over 20 activities including paddle boats, mini-golf, mini-quad track, bouncy castles and much more.
- Meet at 1 p.m. in the start area (Nordic area) to register and pick up race numbers.
- 1:30 pm, collective warm-up
- 2 p.m. start of races
- 4 p.m. convivial gathering with music and snacks in the start area
Enjoy a festive morning dedicated to little trailers!
Registration starting at 10am under the UTMB Trient tent for one of the mini races proposed by the town hall. In 2023, 3 starts is proposed:
- 10:20am: start Mini OCC (4 - 6 years old / 400m)
- 10.50am: start Mini CCC (7 - 9 years old / 700m)
- 11.30am: start Mini UTMB (10 - 14 years old / 1200m)
More information about the 2023 program to come.
Every year, Courmayeur organizes races for children. Good vibes and a great atmosphere are the order of the day!
Start: 10 am on Saturday, September 2nd Location: Courmayeur Sport Center