Paris-Versailles la Grande Classique ®

Departure organization

10am : departure of international runners
Starting at 10am 01 : waves of more than 350 participants per minute
Starting Order: no priority, first come first departure
Departure limit time: 11am (whatever the number of participants)

Access to the starting area

The RER line C is the liaison between the departure and arrival:
Paris: "Champ de Mars" station
Versailles: "Versailles Château" station

Métro: "Bir-Hakeim" and "Trocadéro" are the closest stations of the departure.


In Paris: cloakroom-trucks are available at Pont d'Iena (Iena bridge). Your cloaths must be leave before 9am. A ticket given to the deposit will be required back at the finish.

In Versailles: you will find the trucks shortly after the finish line (right side facing the palace).

Arrival organization

The arrival of each participant is validated by the passage of the chip stick to your bib on the carpets just after the finish line.

To have your time registered, you need to pass the finish line before 1pm 30 (13:30)

On arrival you will receive a provisioning bag and the medal of the race.

Access to the finish

The finish area is located 500m from the Palace of Versailles, on the Avenue de Paris.

You can park your car in Versailles in the morning and use the RER C. This way you can change once you arrive at Versailles.

Meeting points at the finish

Several large tags you can use to give appointments will be arranged after the finish line. They will be named according to big european cities :

Race, kilometer per kilometer


Issy Les Moulineaux





4 provisioning and hydration points

Km 5.3 Issy les Moulineaux water, sugar
Km 8.5 Meudon Forest water, sugar, raisins and oranges
Km 13.1 Viroflay Stadium water, sugar
Km 16 Arrival, Avenue de Paris water & misc.

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