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FAQ

Where can I retrieve my finisher certificate?

Your finisher certificate will be available on the results page of our website a few days after the race.

How can my friends and family follow me on the course?

All practical information about access to the various refreshment posts is provided in the companion roadbook (available for download on the event page of the race).

Can my friends and family assist me during the race?

The EcoTrail® Paris is a semi-autonomous race. Assistance is only allowed at refreshment posts.

Where can I retrieve my personal belongings after the race?

Bags can be retrieved near the race arrival area.

Will my personal belongings be taken care of at the start of the race?

Yes. Each runner can leave their personal belongings in their own bag at the race departure area. The bag must hold the sticker provided in the bib envelope.

Can I have my bib sent to me before the race?

Yes. You can chose the “send bib via mail” option when registering online (available for trail running events only). This option is available until January 26th 2018 only. Your bib will be sent within 15 days before the race if you provided all the information required in your registration application and if your medical certificate has been approved by the organizer before Friday, February 2nd.

Can I retrieve my bib at the race departure area?

No.

Can I retrieve another person’s bib?

Yes, as long as you can provide the following:
1. Their bib number
2. Their proof of identity (copy or original)

How can I register to training sessions?

Training sessions are provided by our partner XRUN. They are free if you already registered to the EcoTrail Paris. They cost €10 if you did not register. Registration to these sessions (7 training sessions from September to February) is separate from registration to the race. A valid medical certificate must be provided to take part in the training sessions.

I have to cancel my participation to the EcoTrail Paris®. Can I get a refund?

Refunds in case of cancellation are available under certain conditions:

1. Having taken a cancellation insurance upon registration.
2. Sending your cancellation request via e-mail with medical proof of incapacity to participate or a document delivered by a competent authority attesting of the occurring of one of the events allowing a refund (see rules).

Is there a waiting list after registration has closed?

Once registration has closed, it is no longer possible to get a bib. Maximum capacity has been reached. There is no waiting list, even in case of cancellation.

Can I register on site or on the day of the race?

On-site registration is not allowed for trail running events. On-site registration is only allowed for hikes and Nordic walking events.

Can I give away or sell my bib?

As defined in our regulations, giving away or selling your bib is strictly prohibited.

Where can I find a template of medical certificate?

Click here to download our template of medical certificate

I registered online. When and how can I provide my medical certificate?

You can upload your medical certificate until March 1st 2018 here. After this date, you will need to go to the Salon Destinations Nature to provide your medical certificate and a proof of identity in order to retrieve your bib.

Can I use my license instead of my medical certificate?

Yes, if it is a license from 2017-2018 delivered by one of the following federations: FFA, FFTRI, FSCF, FSGT and UFOLEP

What are the validity criterion for the medical certificate?

Your medical certificate will only be valid if it holds the mention “no contraindication to participate in sport competitions or running competitions or athleticism competitions” and if it has been delivered less than a year before the day of the competition. You will not be able to retrieve your bib if the medical certificate has not been approved by the organizer.

How can I make sure that I am registered and/or that I entered all my information?

You can check your registration application at any time with the registration number indicated in the confirmation e-mail you received or by clicking this link

How much does each event cost?

80km Trail: €100 ; 45km Trail: €72 ; 30km Trail: €52 ; 18km Trail: €37 ; Hikes and Nordic walking events: €16