19 Mar

Last Call For Paris

The Paris Marathon

With spring training now in full swing, why not ride on the waves of impulse and commit to of one of the world's most iconic races? Entries for next month's Paris Marathon on April 18, close later today (midnight - Monday, March 19), and Sports Tours International is offering discounted packages for the event.

With over 40,000 entrants each year, the Paris Marathon is one of the most popular events in Europe. Starting on the Champs Elysees, runners are taken through a memorable route through the Parisian streets, finishing at the Avenue Foch.

The 2011 event saw 31,000 runners complete the race, over 5,000 coming from the UK. Kenyan athlete Bejamin Kiptoo secured victory in last year's race, setting a PB with a time of 2:06:31, whilst Priscah Jeptoo was first in the female field with a time of 2:22:55.

Sports Tours International is offering entry places at £150, with travel plus entry packages at £199. For more information, visit their website.