DKV Urban Trail: Luxembourg by running!
Do you like sports and unusual challenges? Do you want to explore the city of Luxembourg differently? So do not miss the DKV Urban Trail of Luxembourg on April 22nd, Luxembourg’s major sporting event!
For its 9th edition, join the 3,000 runners and athletes who will run the asphalt to confront the many stairs, elevations and other forest trails of the Grand Ducal capital. Nordic walker or runner, choose your urban trail and sporting course!
Beyond the real sporting challenge of this unlikely race, the DKV Urban Trail is a magnificent sporting event that leaves nobody indifferent. Year after year, the participation increases. In 2017, more than 3,000 runners run along the streets of the capital and faced the magnificent courses. They thus had the opportunity to discover differently the City of Luxembourg and its historical places, unusual or exceptional by their architecture: Grand Ducal Palace, Vauban fortifications, Neumunster Abbey, Bock casemates, Philharmonie, Fort Thungen, MUDAM, Valley of the Alzette, …
From the Plateau Saint Esprit and the Cité Judiciaire, several enduring courses are proposed for all levels of sport:
- Traces of Vauban 13 km, in individual race or Nordic Walk
- In the Pas de Mélusine 18 km, individual race in team-run of 3 team-mates, proposed for the first time for this 2018 edition
- The Trail of Forts 27 km
- The GranDucale 34 km that will take you to Hespérange.
Mini Trails are also available for 6-8 year olds (900 meters) or 9-12 years old (1,600 meters).
Babysitting service is available for runners or accompanying persons. Do you want to help with the logistics of this sports event? The organization is looking for volunteers, do not hesitate to contact them on the website urban-trail.lu.
Attention, some streets of the capital will be closed to traffic.
Let’s bet that this race is going to excite you !!