New: the Pitch Marathoon's came to Pontorson this year, in the center of Pontorson!
Is your child 5 to 10 years old? If so, then (s)he can run like the grown-ups and enjoy a family-friendly celebration of running! Come to the Pitch Marathoon's on the eve of the race!
SO WHAT IS THE PITCH MARATHOON'S ANYWAY?
It is a couple of small races for children held over distances of about 0.8 and 1.6 km. It goes without saying that the course, located in the centre of Pontorson, is properly marked and secured.
To the delight of our aspiring runners, there will be a Village with a wide range of activities including music, warm-up, etc. They will also be rewarded with a medal and a hearty snack at the finish! For their families, the Pitch Marathoon's is a unique opportunity to pass on sporting values in an experience for the entire family.
Children of different ages will start at different times:
- 2:45 pm: 5–7 years old — Li'l Marathooners — 0.8 km approx.
- 3:15 pm: 8–10 years old — Big Marathooners — 1.6 km approx.
IMPORTANT: No medical certificate is needed to take part in the Pitch Marathoon's! On the other hand, you can already print and fill in the parental consent form you will have to present to retrieve your child's race number. If you happen to forget it, parental consent forms will also be available on the big day.