5 races not to be missed

Under the rain of November, as well as under the sun of June, all temperatures are good to measure one's capacities and take up a new challenge! 

Like every year, the city of Paris will not disappoint running enthusiasts, with no less than 72 races listed in the capital for this year 2023. From the Trail découverte, to the marathon and the half-marathon, all distances will be honored for your pleasure.

To start 2023, here are the 5 races not to be missed in Paris this year!

Armband and Shapeheart Bib Holder

Good equipment: the key to a successful race!

Before you start, it is necessary to be prepared for this new year of sports. Don't hesitate to renew your wardrobe for winter races, under the cool Parisian temperatures.

Also remember to stock up on the essentials for long distances: gels, bib holder, armband (to listen to your music on your smartphone) or even your storage belt

Our must-have for the new year is the Shapeheart bib holder to avoid repetitive holes in your clothes, no more pins and hello magnetic magnets! Tired of dressing up your best running clothes? This set of 4 small magnets will change your life!

Our selection:


Sport Armband

Sports belt

The 10K of the Champs-Élysées - February 5, 2023

Once a year, the most beautiful avenue in the world becomes the playground for all running enthusiasts. Taking place in early February, this race welcomes each year only 1000 participants, so be among the first to register!

A race full of charm, taking advantage of the open-air museum that is the 8th arrondissement of Paris. Don't wait any longer and register now. 

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The Paris Half Marathon - March 5, 2023

he Paris Half Marathon is one of the most important races in the capital. More than 40,000 people will be gathered at the starting line to compete against each other on 21,100 meters of course.

An event in the heart of Paris with a start and finish at Place de la Bastille in the 11th arrondissement, but above all runners from all over the world: more than 4,000 foreign participants expected, but also enthusiasts from all over France. 

No need to hesitate anymore! 

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The Paris Marathon - April 2, 2023

The must for all marathon fans, the emblematic race of the city of Paris: the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris. The 41,195km that separate you from the finish line, will allow you to explore the capital and its beauty, with a start on the Champs-Élysées avenue, enjoy this magnificent course.

On the program: Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame, Place de la Bastille, Bois de Vincennes, Opéra Garnier and many others! 

Gentlemen, will you be able to break the record set by Kenyan Elisha Rotich in 2H04’21" ? And you ladies, ready to surpass Judith Jeptum’s 2H19’48 ? See you in April to find out! 

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The Paris Triathlon - June 24 & 25, 2023

years of triathlon, we have thought of you! With more than 35 years of existence, the Garmin Triathlon Paris will make you push your limits and measure yourself against the best triathletes in France.

More than 5000 enthusiasts tried the adventure in 2022, and this year, this race returns for two dates under the sun of the capital. The race offers courses for all tastes:

  • The Olympic course for distance enthusiasts.
  • The Olympic Relay course for teams.
  • The Sprint course for speed fans.  

A must for all triathletes! 

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La Parisienne - September 8, 9 and 10, 2023

Ladies, this one is for you! The Parisienne is an icon of the city of Paris, the reason? It is 100% feminine!

The three days of the event will offer moments of unprecedented celebrations around women's sports and women in general. A moment of pleasure, sharing and fun for women from all over France.

On the program of this event, the emblematic 7 and 10km in music, with more than 1000 musicians gathered on the whole course to make you live an incredible moment! 

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So, are you now ready for this new year 2023? Get your sneakers, armband and number magnets, and go for new and more sportive challenges!

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