The organization of the Marathon des terroirs du Valais BCVs is assured by R&D Events

R&D Events mission is to promote quality sports events in Switzerland and especially in Valais, by proposing popular events and tourist products in synergy with all the regional players.

The timing is done by MSO Chrono.


Contribute to the 1st edition of the Marathon des terroirs du Valais BCVs by becoming a volunteer !

Different sites along the route, a great atmosphere and of course gifts and a dinner to thank you for your commitment.

There will be something for everyone from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 June 2022, with various tasks and schedules. We offer the following positions :

  • Assembly and dismantling (Thursday 2 June, Friday 3 June, Saturday 4 June and Sunday 5 June)
  • Number collection (Friday 3 June in Martigny and Saturday 4 June in Sion, Saxon and Fully)
  • Departures (Saturday 4 June in Sion, Saxon and Fully)
  • Refreshments and Tasting (Saturday 4 June)
  • Finishes (Saturday 4 June in Martigny)
  • Signposting and safety (Friday 3 June in Martigny and Saturday 4 June on the courses)

Registration dès le printemps 2022.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to write to us


The Saint Bernard is the Swiss national dog : 
  • He is the ambassador of the canton of Valais
  • This "rescuer" is an example of how to surpass oneself
  • He represents solidarity and courage, essential values in sport
  • He pursues his social and therapeutic missions
  • The Barry Foundation is an example of heritage preservation

Just like his ancestors, this courageous dog will give the participants Marathon participants the motivation to train. He will reinforce the spirit of solidarity between athletes and encourage them to surpass themselves!

Patronage Committee

Many personalities support the organisation of the Marathon des Terroirs du Valais.

 Viola Amherd (Conseillère Fédérale – cheffe du DDPS)

 Christophe Darbellay (Conseiller d’Etat – chef DEF)
Vice Présidence
Anne-Laure Couchepin Vouilloz (Présidente de Martigny)

Maude Mathys (Athlète)
Sophie Lamon (Athlète)
Marie-Thérèse Chappaz (Vigneronne)
Estelle Revaz (Musicienne)
Caroline Frey (Œnologue)

Vice Présidence
Philippe Varone (Président de Sion)

Théo Gmür (Athlète)
Pierre Délèze (Athlète)
Didier de Courten (Chef de cuisine)
Arsène Duc (Musicien)
Eddy Baillifard (Gastronomie-Raclette)

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Association du Marathon des terroirs du Valais
Route du Moulin 44
CH – 3977 Granges
+41 27 552 04 14