Start and arrival of the trail take place in the town center of Courmayeur in three places:
Primary School, here you find:
JARDIN DE L’ANGE
Take your number in the square of the Jardin de l’Ange and follow the trend of the queue on the screen
Go down to the lower floor following the signs, through the road.
Identity check: verification of the identity document, the medical certificate and the disclaimer (without a valid medical certificate you do not start, to be sure, bring with you a copy).
Delivery bag with: bib, meal voucher for after race, chip, assistant badge.
Upstairs, accessing via internal staircase, you will be delivered the race package and your first race photo will be taken.
GTC100: you will also be given a waterproof bag (30L) where to put your backpack to carry to Skyway Mont Blanc and then to the Primary School. Bag storage before departure in Piazza Abbé Henry.
The live of the race will be available on the website www.gtcourmayeur.com from the start of the races. By entering the runner’s name or bib it will be possible to follow his progress.
The time is detected via the bracelet with chips in all the refreshments points (download in the MAPS section the altimetry and the time table to know where the timing points are). Each runner must ensure that they are chipped into each position, addressing the volunteers present. It is necessary to be checked before departure, on the back of the starting arch.
All three races start from Piazza Abbé Henry, in the historic center of Courmayeur, in the square of the Church and the oldest House of Guides in Italy, second in the world.
Additional services will be placed nearby.
GTC100 runners will find the van where to load their bag.
The starting area closes half an hour before the start itself (21:30 – GTC100 / 6:30 – GTC55 / 8:30 – GTC30). It means that by that time all runners must have passed by the chippage located in the back of the starting arc. This is to ensure the smooth running of the event without delays, in the half hour before departure you will be given all the last useful information to deal with the race (technical briefing) and of course, to create the right atmosphere!
All races will start in the same direction, parading throughout Via Roma (central street of Courmayeur) preceded by a car of the Local Police that will accompany the runners to the entrance of the path or farm, from where the signage starts with flags and arrows.
All races arrive at the Jardin de l’Ange, after having paraded throughout the central street of Courmayeur. Upon arrival, after crossing the finish line, each runner will have access to the Ange area where he will be awarded with the medal and where he will find the location for the final photo and beer.
The historic center of Courmayeur is in ZTL, controlled by automatic cameras, you can not access by car but nearby there are several parking lots.
PAID COVERED CAR PARKS
P1 – Piazzale Monte Bianco
P2 – Viale Monte Bianco
The parking spaces near the center are mainly paid (blue stripes) but there are some free places (white stripes):
For several days stay we recommend the Piazzale Sogno (SS26, near the motorway exit) and Piazzale Grivel in Frazione Dolonne, near the Courmayeur Sport Center, both a few minutes walk from the center of Courmayeur.
It is possible to assist the runners at the refreshment points, in indoor places or in case of overcrowding, only one companion can access with the assistant badge that will be given to you with the bib. Always follow the directions of the volunteers.
For GTC100: to access the Pavillon du Mont Fréty, the first station of Skyway Monte Bianco, which will remain open exceptionally during all stages of the race, you must show up at the cashier with the assistant badge.
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