The race is run between Nice and Cannes, along the coast. The event, which was created in 2008 has grown to become the second largest marathon in France, after Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris.
The race draws runners from more than 50 different countries.
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Information about the event is available in : English French
The race starts in Nice on the Promenade des Anglais. The course will take you along the coast to Cannes, visiting Saint-Laurent-du-Var, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Villeneuve-Loubet, Antibes Juan-les-Pins or Vallauris Golfe-Juan. You will visit many landmarks of the French Riviera such as the Hotel Negresco, the Fort Carré in Antibes or the world famous Palais des Festivals, where the Cannes Film Festival is held each spring.
The finish line is locate on the Croissette.
The course is quite fast.