French Riviera Marathon celebrates its 10th edition
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Book your hotel for the Nice Marathon from now on. On November 5, 2017, at 8:00 am, the 10th edition of the Nice-Cannes marathon will start on the Promenade des Anglais. The Best Western Hotel Lakmi ideally located in the heart of Nice offers a special sporting breakfast. The Alpes-Maritimes Marathon takes place in a sumptuous setting and is a race recognized by sportsmen all over the world. The conviviality is also always here, thanks to the atmosphere and the choice of races proposed.
Special Marathon breakfast at the Best Western Hotel New York Nice
The Best Western Hotel Lakmi exceptionally offers an adapted sports breakfast for the French Riviera Marathon. In order to offer the best conditions to marathoner guests, the breakfast of your 3 star hotel in the center of Nice will open from 5:30 am, one hour earlier than usual. In addition to the traditional buffet, specially adapted products for an intense effort are available: selection of oleaginous fruits, oat flakes, bananas as well as dry apricots and gluten-free pastries.
From the Promenade des Anglais to the Croisette of Cannes
The start of the French Riviera Nice-Cannes Marathon 2017 will take place on the Promenade des Anglais on Sunday, November 5th at 8:00 am, a few minutes walk from the Best Western Hotel Lakmi, located in the heart of Nice on the Jean Médecin Avenue. This iconic race offers you a sumptuous view over the Mediterranean Sea on 95% of the way. The arrival is on the famous Boulevard de la Croisette in Cannes, where the spectators reserve you a real welcome of star!
The Nice-Cannes Marathon: A national and world race
In just 10 editions, the French Riviera Marathon has become a major sporting event of the South of France. This event is registered in the official agenda of the Athletics French Federation, which makes possible a qualification for France championships. The Marathon holds the Bronze Label from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), and is also the second French marathon in terms of participants, just after Paris.
After the 14,000 riders who came from 60 different countries, this new 2017 edition promises to be more competitive than ever, and is also always very convivial.
The French Riviera Marathon adapts itself to everyone
The Nice Cannes Marathon is divided into several races: the full marathon (42,195 km), the semi-marathon in pairs (2x21,1 km) and the relay marathon (team of 6 runners, between 3 and 10,8 km each relay). The marathon takes you to the emblematic cities of the French Riviera: Nice, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Antibes-Juan-les-Pins, and finally Cannes.
By registering yourself on the official website of the Maritime-Alps Marathon, you can find offers such as the "marathons pack": the first 300 registrations for the two marathons on the French Riviera (the Nice-Cannes and the Saint-Tropez Marathon, in March 2018) will receive a discount on their registration!
After such a race, all the comfort of the Best Western Hotel Lakmi Nice awaits you so that you can rest and regain strength. Great sportsmen or curious people wanting to watch the runners, you can book your stay at the Best Western Hotel Lakmi Nice now at the best price all year round on our official website.