DKV Urban Trail: Luxembourg by running!
Do you like unusual sports challenges? Do you want to discover the city of Luxembourg in a new way? Then do not miss the DKV Urban Trail of Luxembourg on the 22nd of next April, a major sports event in Luxembourg!
For its 9th edition which promises to take place under a spring sun, join 3,000 runners and sportsmen who are going to walk on the asphalt to confront with the numerous staircases and differences in height and other forest paths of the grand ducal capital. Wether you are a Nordic walker or a runner, you will have your own urban and sports trail!
Beyond the real sports challenge represented by this not so common race, the DKV Urban Trail is a magnificent event which provides runners with an unforgettable memory. Year after year, the number of participants increases. In 2017, more than 3,000 runners crossed the streets of the capital and confronted with the magnificent routes. They thus had the opportunity to discover diffrently the City of Luxembourg and its historic, unusual or exceptional places judging by their architecture: Grand Ducal Palace, Vauban fortifications, Abbey of Neumunster , Casemates du Bock , Philharmonie, Fort Thungen, the MUDAM museum, the Alzette Valley…
From the Plateau Saint Esprit and the Judicial City, several endurance routes are offered depending on your sports level:
- The Tracks of Vauban (13km), in individual running(race) or in Nordic Walk
- In the Steps of Mélusine, 18-km long, an either individual or team of 3 run, proposed for the first time for this edition(publishing) 2018
- Trail of the Forts, over 27km
- The GranDucale, over 34km, which will lead you to Hespérange.
Mini Trails are also offered for children aged 6-8 (900 meters) or 9-12 (1,600 meters).
A childcare service is available for the runners or the accompanying persons. Would you like to participate in the logistical management of this sports event? The organisation needs volunteers, do not hesitate to contact them on the urban-trail.lu website.
Motorists be careful, certain streets of the capital will be closed to the traffic; Inquire.
We hazard that you will gush over this race!