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Mirabeau 1 er
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Galinette
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Course Marseille - Cassis

This legendary race takes place every year during the last weekend of October

information :http://www.marseille-cassis.com

Story

 

How could we imagine in 1979 that the idea of ​​a foot race for all between Marseille and Cassis take an international dimension?

A young athletic section, a small group of friends and the unfailing support of all sections of a sports club, SCO Ste Marguerite, gave birth to the first French Classic Running.

With 700 runners at its first edition held Sunday, October 28, 1979 · race where the spirit and friendly people has been constantly receive every year more and more popular and now 12,000 participants.

Such a passion for racing has contributed to the creation of other events during the last weekend of October.

Since 1990, Hiking "The Other Marseille-Cassis" organized on the eve of the Classic in the Massif des Calanques meet walkers and 1800 aimed at raising awareness to respect for the environment and our heritage.

Walk Sport, launched in 2006, provides the opportunity for its many walkers follow the runners and cross the famous Gineste another form of sport.

This success built on · 30 years of existence, is that the 600 volunteers SCO Ste Marguerite, who did not hesitate to take action to accommodate thousands of people in the best conditions.

Course

Departure: 9:30 am - Stade Vélodrome (Boulevard Michelet) - Marseille
Distance: 20.308 km on the road to perform within 3:00
Elevation: 327 m to the Col de la Gineste (10th km)
Road completely closed to traffic
Arrival: Port of Cassis

5 supplies:

Before the rise of Gineste - Vaufrèges (5th Km)
At the top of the Col de la Gineste (10th km)
On the set of Carpiagne (14th km)
At the entrance of Cassis - Camping des Cigales (17th km)
Upon arrival · - Place Baragnan

Entertainment:

Atmosphere of rock music to the variety through rhythmic dances of cheerleaders, a dozen events are planned all along the way · to encourage and support the runners.

This legendary race takes place every year on the last weekend of October