Trail de Chimay 

TRAIL DE CHIMAY



11km-21km-27km-48km


Official webpage of Trail de Chimay (11 - 21 - 27 - 48km). This trail is part of the Runners' Lab Trailrunseries


Save May 14th, 2022 for the Trail de Chimay! Choose your distance: 11km, 21km, 27km or 48km for the trailrun trough the splendid and hilly nature of Chimay. After reaching the finish, all participants will be rewarded with a delicious Chimay tasting! 


RATES

Registration is only possible online via SQM Time and according to the price table below. It is therefore useful to register early! People who register before May 5th will receive a personal bib number with their first and last name.



Early Bird

Basic price

Last Minute

11km

€14,40

€18,00

€20,00

21km

€20,00

€25,00

€27,00

27km

€24,00

€30,00

€33,00

48km

€40,00

€50,00

€55,00

* Registration prices do not include the administration fee of €1.00 + 2.5% VAT.

NO REGISTRATIONS ON SITE 

It's not possible to register the day of the event on site.

COVID SAFE TICKET

The Covid Safe Ticket is at this moment NOT required for this event.  Your Covid Safe Ticket is the same as your Digital Covid Certificate. It is a valid QR code in the CovidSafeBE app that proves you have either been fully vaccinated at least two weeks before the event, or have a recovery certificate, or have a recent negative PCR test, or a recent negative antigen test (no self-test!).  

 

ORGANISATION

This event is organised by Sportevents, a small Belgian company that organises more than 40 different events each year. The red thread throughout our events is nature.


From €18.00
Because we respect the environment we do not provide disposable plastic cups. So you have to bring a drinking cup or bottle yourself
Order now this Scott "No Shortcuts" coolmax running T-shirt. You can pick up the shirt at the race office. A specially tailored women's model is available for women.
Make a donation to Think Pink, the national Breast Cancer awareness campagne.
By default you are NOT insured through the organization for physical injuries during the race.
Decide here what happens to your registration: . Not valid if you test positive for corona, for this you need to take an ACTI+.
Organizer: Sportevents
Registration possible until 04-05-2022

Course, GPX Download & time limits per aid station

The participants run by the Abbey of Scourmont where the Chimay Trappist is brewed. All distances are almost fully offroad and trough a magnific wild nature. Be attentive on the longest distance, you'll pass by a stranded plane.

For the exact location of the aid stations, elevation profiles and courses we refer to our event on Trace de Trail.


  • Trail de Chimay 11km - 190m+

    Once the trail is finished, you'll get a free tasting of the Chimay! But first.. The trail!

    • Start and finish: Auberge du Poteaupré, Bourlers
    • Final aid station and a Chimay tasting for free! 
    • Cutt-off at 17h00
    • There are NO plastic cups at the aid stations. Each runner has to carry his/her own cup or drinking system.
      Course  Profile 

      GPX available for download one week before the race.

    • Trail de Chimay 21km - 410m+

      Once the trail is finished, you'll get a free tasting of the Chimay! But first.. The trail!

      • Start and finish: Auberge du Poteaupré, Bourlers
      • 1 aid station after 10km , a final aid station and a Chimay tasting for free!
        Location 1st aid station - Click here
      • Cut-off at 17h00.
      • There are NO plastic cups at the aid stations. Each runner has to carry his/her own cup or drinking system.
        Course   Profile  

        GPX available for download one week before the event.

      • Trail de Chimay 27km - 600m+

        Once the trail is finished, you'll get a free tasting of the Chimay! But first.. The trail!

        • Start and finish: Auberge du Poteaupré, Bourlers
        • 2 aid stations after 10km and 17km , a final aid station and a Chimay tasting for free!
          Location 1st aid station - Click here
          Location 2nd aid station
          - Click here
        • Cut-off at 17h00.
        • There are NO plastic cups at the aid stations. Each runner has to carry his/her own cup or drinking system.
          Course   Profile 

          GPX available for download one week before the event.

          UTMB® 

        • Trail de Chimay 48km - 1590m+

          Once the trail is finished, you'll get a free tasting of the Chimay! But first.. The trail!

          • Start and finish: Auberge du Poteaupré, Bourlers
          • 3 aid stations after 10km, 26km and 39km , a final aid station and a Chimay tasting for free!
            Location 1st aid station - Click here
            Location 2nd aid station - Click here
            Location 3th aid station - Click here
          • Cut-off at 17h00.
          • There are NO plastic cups at the aid stations. Each runner has to carry his/her own cup or drinking system.
            Course    Profile   

            GPX available for download one week before the event.

            UTMB®  

          • Time limits per aid station

            Attention - The time limits will be respected by the organization four your own safety.

            Coming soon.


          Practical information


          • Address - How to get there - Parking

            Start and finish at Auberge du Poteaupré, Rue du Poteaupré 5, 6464 Bourlers. There is a large parking lot close to the start/finish.

                                                                          Google maps

          • Program

            08.00 – 12.55: Race office open, pick-up bib numbers
            09.00: Start Trail de Chimay 48km
            10.30: Start Trail de Chimay 27km
            11.30: Start Trail de Chimay 21km
            13.00: Start Trail de Chimay 11km
            17.00
            : End of the event

            Award ceremony is provided 15min after arrival of the 3rd athlete.

          • Pick up bib number and T-shirt

            Bib numbers are not sent in advance and can only be collected from the race secretary on the day of the race. You will receive your bib number by email a few days before the event and you can also view it on the list of participants that comes online at the same time as the mailing.

            You will receive all extras you ordered (such as a T-shirt or eco-cup) together with your bib number. It is possible to pick up the numbers of your family and/or friends. You must report all last minute changes in distance to the secretariat.

          • Change name, distance and / or cancel

            Changing your distance, buying a T-shirt, adapting your data and even canceling it can ONLY be done through your SQM Time account. So you do this all by yourself!

            After you have logged in, search for the relevant order and change the details. If your new data results in a lower cost price, your account will be credited and you can use that amount for another registration. If your new information leads to a higher registration price, you still have to pay that amount to complete the change.

            If you wish to cancel, your account will be credited in accordance with our cancellation conditions. You can then spend this amount on another registration later.

            Attention: Please check the conditions of the organizer to find out until when  you can cancel and how much your account will be credited !

          • Showers - Dressing rooms - Bags drop-off

            We provide a mobile shower right at the start / finish.

            Changing rooms are not present at this event.

            You can hand in your sports bag at the 'storage of sports bags' stand.
            Make sure you bring a well-closing bag because loose pieces or open bags are not accepted.
            Your bag will receive a number, which will also be noted on your chest number. You will not get your bag back without a bib number!

          • Insurance physical accidents

            By default you are NOT insured through the organization for physical injuries during the race. You can choose to take an insurance through the organizer when you register. This is an additional paying option.

          • Photoservice

            A selection of photos can be found a few days after the event on our Facebook page. This can be viewed by anyone, including those who do NOT have a Facebook account.



          • Organisation

            Sportevents, bvba

            This event is part of the Trailrun series .

          • Where to stay?

            You're looking for a place to stay ? A place to meet or a place to lunch?

            Auberge du Poteaupré is the place to be!



          Race information


          • Cut-off times

            All aid stations have official opening hours / opening times

            48km distance: If you are unable to maintain an average speed of 6 km/h, this trail is unfortunately too high for you and we recommend choosing a smaller distance.

            On the other distances the average speed is a little slower: 3,5km/h for the 11km, 4,2km/h for the 21km and 4,5km/h for the 27km.

          • Podium / Prize allocation

            The prizes will be awarded during an award ceremony near the finish area.

            The exact hour will be decided on the day itself and communicated by the speaker or the race director. The ceremonies are held approximately 15 minutes after the arrival of the 3rd finisher.

            There are no age group podia, only overall for men and women.

          • Aid stations / No plastic cups / Personal drop bag

            AID STATIONS

            There are multiple aid stations during the race. The exact locations are indicated on the course map (see the "course" tab). The supplies have standard water, salty snacks, cake, candy, ... Attention! There are no plastic cups at the aid stations, so you have to bring your own drinking cup or bottle.


            PERSONAL DROP BAG

            There is no personal drop bag provided/organized by the organization on this event.

            NO PLASTIC CUPS!

            Because we respect the environment we do not provide disposable plastic cups. So you have to bring a drinking cup or bottle yourself. This applies to the aid stations along the way as well as at the finish. We have handy eco-cups, which are reusable drinking cups that you can fold, to be purchased with your online registration and/or to be purchased at the race office for 3 euros.

          Media


          • Trail de Chimay 2019

            To view the photos in a larger format, we refer to the album on Facebook (also available for those who do not have a Facebook account) and / or the Sportograf event page. You can also view / purchase your personal photos on the event page of Sportograf.

            • Trail Des Trappistes Chimay 2018

              To view the photos in a larger format, we refer to the album on Facebook (also available for those who do not have a Facebook account) and / or the Sportograf event page. You can also view / purchase your personal photos on the event page of Sportograf.

              Results Trail de Chimay


              • 2020

                The edition 2020 has not been organized.

              • 2019

                Click here for the results of 2019.

              • 2018

                Click here for the results of 2018.

              • 2017

                Click here for the results of the Trail de Chimay 11km - 2017.
                Click here for the results of the Trail de Chimay 21km - 2017. 
                Click here for the results of the Trail de Chimay 29km - 2017. 
                Click here for the results of the Trail de Chimay 50km - 2017. 


              Trail Chimay F.A.Q. 's


              • Are dogs and/or poles allowed?

                Dogs are allowed if they stay on their leash and behave properly. Remember to also provide a drinking bowl for your dog. 

                Poles are allowed but not necessary for this race.

              • Can we also hike this trail?

                Trail de Chimay is an event for runners.

                If you prefer to walk/hike, register for the Walk de Chimay on this website.

              • Due to circumstances I cannot participate. What should I do?

                Changing your distance, buying a T-shirt, adapting your data and even canceling it can ONLY be done through your SQM Time account. So you do this all by yourself!

                After you have logged in, search for the relevant order and change the details. If your new data results in a lower cost price, your account will be credited and you can use that amount for another registration. If your new information leads to a higher registration price, you still have to pay that amount to complete the change.

                If you wish to cancel, your account will be credited in accordance with our cancellation conditions. You can then spend this amount on another registration later.

                Attention: Please check the conditions of the organizer to find out until when  you can cancel and how much your account will be credited !

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