Paris running events 2018

Run in Paris in 2018, find the best running events in Paris. Fun runs, obstacle races, challenge. Upcoming sporting events in Paris.

Course de la Saint-Valentin

Course de la Saint-Valentin 2018: February 10, 2018

Location: Buttes-Chaumont

Race: 10km, 5km

Semi-Marathon of Paris

The Half-marathon starts and finishes at the Esplanade du Chateau de Vincennes. 

Fitbit Semi de Paris 2018: Paris Half Marathon 2018, March 4th

Registrations for half-marathon:

The Village Expo is opened in the Parc Floral de Paris, Bois de Vincennes. 

Love Run

The Love Run is fun run in Paris in February at Valentine's Day. It is a duo run, linked by the wrist with bracelets. Run of 8 km, couple activities and funny challenges in the Bois de Boulogne. 

Buy your tickets at

Date of the Love Run: March 2018

The event will take place at the Pavillon Dauphine near La Route de Suresnes. It opens at 12 am.

La Verticale de la Tour Eiffel

La Verticale 2018: March 15, 2018

An ascent race of the Eiffel Tower's 1665 steps

Les Foulées du Tertre

Les Foulées du Tertre 2018: March 17, 2018

Location: Place du Tertre, Paris 18th arrondissement


La Soli'run

La Soli'run 2018: March 25th

The running event takes place in the Bois de Boulogne. Run 1km to 10km.

Information at

Marathon in Paris

The Schneider Electric Marathon is one of famous Paris running events. The marathon starts on Champs-Elysees. And finish at the bottom of Avenue Foch. Discover beautiful streets of Paris, Bois de Vincennes and Bois de Boulogne. 

Marathon de Paris 2018: April 8.

Picking your numbers for the Marathon is at the Salon du Running. running expo in Paris at Porte de Versailles.

The Color Run

The Color Run is 5 km fun run in Paris at the Hotel de Ville

The Color Run Paris 2018: April 15th

No Finish Line Paris by Siemens

The No Finish Line® is a charity race on the Champs-de-Mars. You can run for only 1300 meters and many times you want. How much does it cost? 15 € for adults, 5 € for kids less 10 years old.

No Finish Line Paris 2018: May 2 to 6th

10km du Bois de Boulogne

10km du Bois de Boulogne 2018: May 6, 2018

Minimum age: 16 years old

La Grande Course du Grand Paris

La Grande Course du Grand Paris is a 10km course from the Hotel de Ville, Le Millenaire, La Villette, Canal St Martin, Republique to the Stade de France. 

La Grande Course du Grand Paris 2018: May 13th

Garmin Triathlon de Paris

Paris Garmin Triathlon 2018: July 1st

  • Swim 1.5 km
  • Bike 40 km
  • Run 10 km

Swim at the Parc Interdépartemental des Sports. Bike on the quay de Seine to the Bois de Boulogne. Run from the Champs de Mars, Eiffel Tower in Paris.

Must be 18 years old more.

Run at Work

Run at work: June. Run 6 km. Meet at the Parvis de la Defense, from 5:30 pm. Run and discover La Defense district in Paris.

Registration online at

Race Against Nature

Paris running events in June:

Race Against Nature: June 

Location: Grand Parquet Fontainebleau. Run 10 km with obstacles. 11 am to 5 pm. Minimum age: 16 years old.

Nike Women's Paris

Nike Women's Paris: June

Distance: 10 or 15 km.

Location: Cité de la Mode et du Design, 34 Quai d'Austerlitz, 75013 Paris.

La Compete de Paris

La Compete de Paris: Septembre 2018

Location: Hotel de Ville at 10 am.

4 x 5 km. Run along the Seine River.

The Mud Day Paris

Mud Day Race 2018: May 26, 27, 2018. 

Location: Camp militaire de Frileuse, Avenue du Général Leclerc, 78650 Beynes‎

The Bubble Day

The Bubble Day: June. A fun bubble event. Run 5 km.

Location: Parc des Chanteraines 46 avenue Georges Pompidou 92390 Villeneuve-La-Garenne.

10km Lequipe

10km Lequipe: June 2018

The race starts at 9 am on Boulevard Sebastopol. And the race will finish on Place de la Republique.

Village location: place de la Republique, June.

Admission for people born before or on 1999.

Electric Run

Electric Run: June. Run at night time. Music and light. Get dressed to impress. Bright costume, neon accessories.

Location: Pelouse de Saint-Cloud, Bois de Boulogne.

The fun starts at 6:30 pm.

The Village is opened from 6:30 pm to Midnight.

No age minimum.

Course des Heros

Course des Heros 2018: June 17, 2018. Walk or run 2, 6 or 10 km.

Location: Parc de Saint-Cloud.

Starting time: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

Minimum age: 10 years old.

Registration for the run at

Energizer Night Run Paris 

Paris running events in July

Energizer Night Run Paris: July. Run 6.5 km in the dark. Starts at 10:30 pm. 

Location: Domaine National de Saint-Cloud.

Minimum age: 7 years old.

La Parisienne

La Parisienne: September 2018. A course for women.

Starts at the Pont d'Iena and finishes at the Ecole Militaire. 

Village La Parisienne on Champs de Mars: September.

Paris Versailles La Grande Classique

Paris Versailles La Grande Classique: September 2018

The run Paris to Versailles is 16 km.

Minimum age: 18 years old.

Paris RunTonic

Paris RunTonic 2018: September 2, 2018. Starts at 10 am. Run 10 km with music, 80’, 90’, 2000 songs. Discover the quais d’Austerlitz, la cite de la Mode et du Design, les business quarter, the Olympiades and the BNF Library.

Village food truck.

Address: 34 quay d'Austerlitz 75013 Paris.

Disneyland Half-Marathon

Disneyland Magic Run Weekend 2018: September 20 to 23rd 2018


The SoMAD is a 5 or 12 km race with obstacles in Torcy.

Registrations at

The SoMAD 2018: September 22, 23

Paris Sprint & Super 

Paris running events 

Paris Sprint & Super 2018: September 22, 2018

13km+ race with 25+ obstacles.

Location: Ile de Loisirs de Jablines-Annet, 77450 Jablines, France.

Paris Odyssea

Paris Odyssea 2018: October 6, 7, 2018

Location: Hippodrome de Vincennes

From 10am

Courses: 1km, 5km, 10km


Age minimum:

1km : from 5 et 12 years old

5km walk: age minimum 5 years old

5km course: age minimum 8 years old

10km course : age minimum 16 years old

10km Paris Centre

10km Paris Centre 2018: October 7, 2018

A course in the Centre of Paris: place Vendome, Le Louvre, Jardin des Tuileries, Palais Royal, place de l'Opera.

Adult race, and race 7 to 14 years old.

20km de Paris

20km de Paris 2018: October 14, 2018

Starts at 10 am at the Pont d'Iéna near the Eiffel Tower.

Le Village is opened in October on Place Joffre Paris 7th arrondissement.

Defi Run

Defi Run: October. Run with obstacles in the Bois de Vincennes.

5km in October 

10 km in October

4 challenges:

  • Strong
  • Speed
  • Resist
  • Agility

Courir pour le Plaisir

Courir pour le Plaisir: December.

Location: Bois de Vincennes.

Kids minimum 8 years old can run. They start at 9:30 and run for 1,5km.

Corrida de Noel

Corrida de Noel: December. Santa Claus run.

Location: Issy-Les-Moulineaux.

3 courses for kids 1.5 km or 3 km.

3 courses for adult 6 or 10 km.

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