Trail in Chartres en lumières

A race that combines sport, conviviality, illuminations and magic...

Every year, the Trail in Chartres en lumières returns for the launch of Chartres en lumières. It is an event not to be missed during the spring in Chartres. The routes link the most beautiful illuminations, to the delight of thousands of participants and their supporters!

Several races are organized throughout the evening.

Programme of the evening

USEP race

Children's races

  • Eveil Athlétique : 900m
  • Poussins: 1500m
  • Benjamins / Minimes : 3km

Trail in Chartres en Lumières

This 10km course winds its way through the streets of the centre and lower town, with a total difference in altitude of over 100 metres. Walkers are also invited to join in the sporting challenge. Starts will be given in waves to ensure a smooth flow of participants.


A sporting challenge to which walkers are also invited.

Return to the Train in Chartres en lumières 2024

On Saturday 13 April, nearly a thousand runners set off at nightfall on the 10 kilometre Trail in Chartres en lumière, the course of which snaked through the city centre and the lower town.