Trail in Chartres en lumière

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

Location : Departure on April 30 near the Place des Épars

The Trail in Chartres en lumières is an event not to be missed during the spring in Chartres. It will be back on April 30th, during the launch of Chartres en lumières. Each year, thousands of participants take part in these races combining sport, conviviality and the magic of the illuminations.

For the 2022 edition, C’Chartres Métropole Triathlon has planned a program adapted to all, whether you are a sportsman or not.

Please note: registration is open. You can register now online at

Chartres pour elles

Start of a 5 kilometer event reserved for women. The idea is to run in a festive spirit without ranking or need for a medical certificate. Walkers are also welcome.

  •     Departure from 7:45 pm near the Place des Épars
  •     Price : 6€ for the run
  •     Headlamp required

Courses des enfants

Three courses in semi-nocturnal adapted to children according to their age:

- Éveil athlétique (800 meters), for children born between 2013 and 2015 ;
- Poussins (1500 meters), for children born in 2011 and 2012;
- Benjamins and Minimes (3 kilometers), for children born between 2007 and 2010.

  •     Departure from 8:45 pm near the Place des Épars
  •     Fee: 3€ per person
  •     Documents to provide at registration: sports license or medical certificate.
  •     Headlamp required


Trail in Chartres en Lumières

10 km race. The course follows the main mounds of the city and winds through the streets of the center and lower town, for a total difference in altitude of over 100 meters. A sporting challenge to which walkers are also invited. To facilitate the flow of participants, the organization has planned six waves of departures, corresponding to different speeds.

  •     Departure from 9:45 pm in front of the Apostrophe media library
  •     Price: 18€ (on site) 12€ (online)
  •     Documents to be provided at registration: proof of performance for paces above 12 km/h average, sports license or medical certificate.
  •     Headlamp required


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