DKV Urban Trail: Luxembourg by running!
Due to the death of HRH Grand Duke Jean and the national mourning period until 4 May 2019, the DKV Urban trail is postponed to Sunday 12 May 2019. More information on the DKV-Urban Trail Luxembourg website.
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 28th of April, a major sports event in Luxembourg!
DKV Urban Trail, see an unusual Luxembourg
For its 10th edition, join the 3,700 runners and sportsmen who will run or walk on the asphalt to confront with the numerous staircases, gradients and forest paths of the grand ducal capital. Nordic walker or runner, to each his own urban trail and sports course!
Because, 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 2018, 3,750 runners roamed the streets of the capital and faced the magnificent courses chosen according to their sporting level and their taste for challenge.
The DKV Urban Trail is above all an opportunity to discover Luxembourg City and its historic, unusual or exceptional places through their architecture in a different way: Grand Ducal Palace, Vauban fortifications, Abbey of Neumunster , Casemates du Bock , Philharmonie, Fort Thungen, the MUDAM museum, the Alzette Valley…
Sports courses for all levels
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), Nordic Walk or Dog Trail
- In the Steps of Mélusine, 18-km long, an either individual or team of 3 run,
- 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. Please, inquire.
Let’s bet that this race will excite you and once you’ve tasted it, you’ll go back!