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PTL®: La Petite Trotte à Léon - A great team adventure

This ultra-endurance running event leads competitors on an extensive tour of Mont Blanc (300 km and 25,000 m positive elevation) along high unmarked trails requiring a good sense of direction on and off the tracks.

Sports and leisure PTL®: La Petite Trotte à Léon - A great team adventure Chamonix-Mont-Blanc

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On Monday 22 August 2022 in 08:00:00
Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400)

The spirit of the PTL® is based on mental commitment, team spirit and adventure, as well as sporting and mountain values.
This ultra-endurance pedestrian test takes the competitors on a grand tour of Mont-Blanc (300km and 25,000m of elevation gain), traversing high roads, without markings on the ground, which requires a sense of orientation on and off the trails. Each year the different route allows you to discover the richness and diversity of the French, Italian and Swiss paths of the Mont-Blanc massif. The PTL® is carried out in teams of 2 or 3 inseparable and united, without final classification. The teams evolve in a harsh and demanding mountain environment requiring a certain technical, physical and mental level. In view of the difficulties inherent in this test, the candidates are selected on the basis of a file of experiences presented by each team formed.
The route proposed around the omnipresent Mont-Blanc and its prestigious satellites is once again innovative and extraordinary this year. You will cross unknown places, often difficult to access and offering breathtaking viewpoints.
300km & 25,000m D+ - 300 runners –
For its 14th edition, the start of the PTL® is set for Monday August 22, 2022 at 08:00, from the place du Triangle de l'Amitié in Chamonix. Arrivals will also be judged at the Place du Triangle de l'Amitié, until Sunday August 28 at 4:30 p.m., i.e. a maximum time allowed of 152:30.

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    Reception

    Languages spoken : French

    Dates

    Monday 22 August 2022 at 8 am.

    Access

    74400 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
    On : Vallorcine (74660), Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (74400), Les Houches (74310), Argentière (74400), Servoz (74310)
    Information update on 18/05/2022 by Office de Tourisme de la Vallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc