The Paris Marathon, the 42nd edition of which is being held on 8 April, is definitely one of those races in which all runners should take part at least once in their lives. So if you're up to the challenge of running the 42 kilometres this year, be sure to check out these tips.
- Download the official app of the marathon and connect it to your sports watch to record your training sessions.
- Visit the Salon du Running, where you can pick up your number and even upgrade your running gear.
- On Saturday 7 April, enjoy a final warm-up before the big day at the Paris Breakfast Run: 5 kilometres in which to discover some of the city's most iconic landmarks without having to worry about the clock. A champions' breakfast awaits you at the finish line!
And even though the route is clearly signposted, it never hurts to know exactly where you'll be running, right?
Book your flights to Paris and get ready for a truly unique marathon!