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« The miracle is not that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start.»

John Bingham

You are motivated, bravo! You have already taken the first step. And you know what? 100% of the finishers tried their luck.

In addition, we offer you the maximum to make your experience a success:

  • A welcome bag with various gifts
  • A finisher medal
  • Access by train or shuttle bus from Matigny to your starting point: Sion, Saxon and Fully
  • Access to all refreshment/tasting points according to the chosen route
  • A personalised bib (for all registrations before Monday 30 May)
  • Timing and classification (scratch and by category)
  • Course signage (signposting and staff)
  • Security and first aid services

Now there are no more excuses to join us on 4 June 2022 at the starting line in the most beautiful region of the world (in all objectivity).

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Special company offer

Are you looking for a common challenge for your company?

Sport, but not only! Local products to be tasted all along the routes and a fancy atmosphere.

Whether you are running or cycling, come and enjoy an exceptional day with your colleagues.

Take advantage of preferential rates on the Marathon des terroirs du Valais BCVs (Saturday 4 June 2022), but also the NOVA Eroica Switzerland (18-19 June 2022).

For more information, info@rd-events.ch or call 027 552 04 14

Group registration info
Have you decided to take on this challenge together? No worries, you just have to enter the name of your team during your personal registration and send it to your colleagues who will also add it when they register.

Warning ! For the team to be registered correctly, the team name must be strictly the same for each member.
To take advantage of team rates, you have two choices:

  • After all team members have registered, someone from the team communicates to info@rd-events.ch the names of all their colleagues and the amount corresponding to the corresponding group discount.
  • Upstream, you communicate the number of registrants to info@rd-events.ch, in order to receive the free codes for registration and you will receive an invoice for the amount corresponding to the total number of registrations.

Groupe Mutuel offer

Groupe Mutuel policyholders benefit from a 50% reduction on registrations within the limit of available stock. More information.

PROGRAMME

Friday 3 June 2022 (Roman Amphitheatre - Martigny)

  • Welcome village and number collection: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Half-minirathon (2.1 km): from 5.30pm
  • Mini-Minirathon (4.2 km): from 5.30pm

 

Saturday 4 June 2022

  • Marathon (42.195 km): from 7:30 am (Place de la Planta - Sion)
  • Half marathon (21,097 km): from 9.00 am (Halle polyvalente - Saxon)
  • 10 km: from 10:30 am (Stade du Charnot - Fully)
  • Finishers Village: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm (Roman Amphitheatre - Martigny)

 

More information on the festivities to come soon.

COVID-19

Following the recent decisions of the Federal Council on February 17th, it is no longer necessary to present a COVID certificate in Switzerland, including for large events.

The wearing of a mask is also no longer necessary (except in public transport and in health institutions).

At this time, no COVID certificate or mask is required to participate to the Marathon des terroirs du Valais BCVS on june 3 and 4.

TRANSPORT

ACCESS : Valais in the heart of Europe, only 3 hours by car or train from Lyon, Milan and Zurich, and quickly connected to the airports of Geneva, Milan and Zurich.

D-DAY : Are you wondering how best to manage transport logistics? We have thought of everything!

As a participant in the Marathon des terroirs du Valais, you are entitled to a free transport ticket on Saturday June 4, 2022 for a round trip between Martigny-Bourg and Sion. You can pick up this transport ticket when collecting bibs or by asking to receive it at home for an amount of CHF 5.- (request to be made during the registration process).

> BY TRAIN

For the Marathon departures from Sion at 07:45 am :

If you come from Bas-Valais, the cantons of Vaud or Geneva :

o Interregional trains (stops at Nyon / Gland / Morges / Renens / Lausanne / Vevey / Montreux / Aigle / Saint-Maurice / Martigny):

  • IR 1805 from Geneva – arrival in Sion at 06:54

o Regional trains (stops at Charrat / Saxon / Riddes / Chamoson / Ardon / Châteauneuf-Conthey):

  • R 6103 origin Saint-Gingolph – arrival in Sion at 06:13
  • R 6103 from Saint-Gingolph – arrival in Sion at 07:05

>>> From Sion train station, you walk 5 to 7 minutes towards the start of Place de la Planta

 

If you come from Upper Valais :

o Interregional trains (stops at Visp / Leuk / Sierre):

  • IR 1806 from Brig – arrival in Sion at 06:00
  • IR 1706 from Brig – arrival in Sion at 06:33

o Regional train (stops at Visp / Raron / Gampel-Steg / Turtmann / Leuk / Salgesch / Sierre / Saint-Léonard):

  • R 6106 origin Brig – arrival in Sion 06h44

>>> From Sion train station, you walk 5 to 7 minutes towards the start of Place de la Planta

 

For the Half-Marathon departures from Saxon at 9:30am :

If you come from Bas-Valais, the cantons of Vaud or Geneva :

I. Interregional train Geneva – Martigny:

  • IR 1709 from Geneva – arrival in Martigny at 08:09

II. Then, a regional train Martigny – Saxon:

  • Additional train departure from Martigny at 08:24 / arrival in Saxon at 08:30
  • R 6109 departure from Martigny at 8.38 a.m. / arrival in Saxon at 8.46 a.m.
  • Additional train departure from Martigny at 08:48 / arrival in Saxon at 08:55

>>> From Saxon station, you walk 2 minutes towards the start of the Salle polyvalente Florescat

If you come from Upper Valais :

o Regional trains (stops at Visp / Raron / Gampel-Steg / Turtmann / Leuk / Salgesch / Sierre / Saint-Léonard / Sion / Châteauneuf-Conthey / Ardon / Chamoson / Riddes):

  • R 6108 origin Brig – arrival in Saxon at 08:00
  • R 6110 origin Brig – arrival in Saxon at 09:00

>>> From Saxon station, you walk 2 minutes towards the start of the Salle polyvalente Florescat

For the 10km departures from Fully at 11:00 am :

If you come from Bas-Valais, the cantons of Vaud or Geneva :

I. Interregional train Geneva – Martigny:

  • IR 1811 from Geneva – arrival in Martigny 09:42

II. Then, a shuttle bus from the organization between Martigny Gare and Fully from 9:30 am to 11:00 am.

>>> From the shuttle bus stop, you walk 2 minutes towards the start of the Salle polyvalente La Châtaigne

If you come from Upper Valais :

I. Interregional train Brig – Martigny:

  • IR 1812 from Brig – arrival in Martigny 09:14
  • IR 1712 from Brig – arrival in Martigny 09:47
  • IR 1814 from Brig – arrival in Martigny 10:14 a.m.

II. Then, a shuttle bus from the organization between Martigny Gare and Fully from 9:30 am to 11:00 am.

>>> From the shuttle bus stop, you walk 2 minutes towards the start of the Salle polyvalente La Châtaigne

> BY CAR

For the Marathon departures from Sion at 07:45 am :

- We advise you to park your car in Sion in one of the public car parks in the city (Planta, Cible, Scex or other) in the immediate vicinity of the start of Place de la Planta.

- After the race, you can return by train for free to Sion with the special ticket for the Marathon des terroirs du Valais via the stations of Martigny-Bourg or Martigny.

For the Half-Marathon departures from Saxon at 9:30am :

- We advise you to park your car in Martigny near the CERM in one of the official parking lots of the Marathon des terroirs du Valais.

- Between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m., the organization's shuttle buses will take you directly to Martigny station to take your train to Saxon:

  • R 6107 departure from Martigny at 7:50 a.m. / arrival in Saxon at 7:56 a.m.
  • Additional train departure from Martigny at 08:24 / arrival in Saxon at 08:30
  • R 6109 departure from Martigny at 8.38 a.m. / arrival in Saxon at 8.46 a.m.
  • Additional train departure from Martigny at 08:48 / arrival in Saxon at 08:55

- After the race, you will find your vehicle in the immediate vicinity of the finish and the Finisher Village.

For the 10km departures from Fully at 11:00 am :

- We advise you to park your car in Martigny near the CERM in one of the official parking lots of the Marathon des terroirs du Valais.

- Between 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m., the organization's shuttle buses will take you directly from Fully, via Martigny station.

- After the race, you will find your vehicle in the immediate vicinity of the finish and the Finisher Village.

REPATRIATION CONCEPT
In case of abandonment, you can take a free train in one of the stations located near the different routes (Châteauneuf–Conthey, Ardon, Chamoson–Saint-Pierre-de-Clages, Riddes, Saxon or Charrat) in order to reach your vehicle in Sion or the arrival village in Martigny.

ACCOMMODATION

Are you looking for accommodation to sleep well before and after your race?

Psssst: the Valais region has so much to offer, you'd better play it safe before/after the event!

LIST OF HOTELS

OTHER ACCOMMODATION
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