International Unicycle Marathon of Rennes 2017

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Date & place

On Sunday the 11th of June 2017 in the forest of Rennes (FR).

If you do not know the city of Rennes, read our Welcome to Rennes presentation.

Program of the weekend

Saturday afternoon

  • Welcome to Rennes at the Commandant Bougouin sports complex
  • race numbers retrieval
  • meeting with others unicyclists, exchanges around our equipment and our practices
  • informal shorts races (free size wheel) on track (100 m, 1 500 m)
  • stroll along the Vilaine river
  • possible dinner at a restaurant in the city center

Sunday morning

  • meeting point at the site of mi-forêt (forest of Rennes) from 8:30 a.m
  • race numbers retrieval (if not already retrieved on Saturday), warm-up
  • 9:40 a.m — 9:50 a.m: call of the competitors, go to the starting line (close to the carpark)
  • 10:00 a.m: start
  • 1:00 p.m: podium on the spot

Types of races

  • half-marathon (21,097 km), categories Standard (29″) and Unlimited.
  • marathon (42,195 km), categories Standard (29″) and Unlimited.

Age categories

Rankings will be made within each age category containing at least 6 participants.

The marathon is open to riders as young as 16, while the half-marathon is open to riders as young as 13.

Riders under 18 must have a written parental consent.

The course

The course takes place in a forest 15 km away from Rennes, on bicycle paths and wide countryside roads, thus making it almost car-free.

The course, designed for SPEED, is made of an 870 m long straight line followed by two laps on a 20.66 km long loop (only one lap for the half-marathon).


Price: 15€/participant until the 2017-01-10 (inclusive), then 20€ until the 2017-05-10, then 30€/participant until the deadline.

Payment: All payments (registration and options: transport from Rennes to the forest, T-shirt) are done through PayPal. You can pay the basic registration first, then add options later, such as when the T-shirt’s design is announced.

Would you happen to have any question, feel free to ask (in English) on our forum or by email (


We offer participants an option to buy an exclusive T-shirt of the event for 12€.

Design of the T-shirt to come…

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