La 6 Découverte

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6000D edition 2022, 32 years of pleasure… July 28 to 30

The 6000D, a legendary race and the first of its kind, is still considered a challenge by most trail runners. 

Individual challenge, accessible to all

Starting and finishing in Plagne Centre, this 11km Trail with 600m (D+) will take you towards Plagne Villages to reach Plagne Bellecôte.
Then you will take the ascent to Dou du Praz by the footpath to go back down towards Lac Vert and then climb to Plagne Aime 2000 to come back down to the finish in Plagne Centre.Starting and finishing in Plagne Centre, this 11km Trail with 600m (D+) will take you towards Plagne Villages to reach Plagne Bellecôte.
Then you will take the ascent to Dou du Praz by the footpath to go back down towards Lac Vert and then climb to Plagne Aime 2000 to come back down to the finish in Plagne Centre.

The atmosphere 6D 

The 6 Découverte is a race intended for the general public (beginners, initiated, experienced and young people) to take part in the great weekend of the 6000D.
This course will take you through the high altitude resorts of the Grande Plagne on footpaths.
For this 32nd year, a large and enthusiastic public will encourage you throughout the race, on THURSDAY JULY 28, 2022 (ATTENTION DAY CHANGE)

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Organization of the 6 Découverte 

(ATTENTION CHANGE OF DAY)

THURSDAY, July 28th 2022
STARTS IN PLAGNE CENTRE, 9.30am
11 km over a marked course with control points

Race information

  • 600 m of elevation gain
  • Altitude of start and finish point: 1979 m
  • Highest point of the course: 2151  m
  • Start 9.30am
  • No Time limited and Barrier Time
  • Limited to 500 Runners
  • Price : 17 – 26€, according to the date of registration.
  • Online registration closes on July 24th, 2022
  • Minimum age for the 6 Découverte is 16 years old ( born before 2006)
  • Compulsory material: mobile phone, reusable cup or flask, a zipped bag to put your food at the feeding station and 2 masks depending on the health situation.
    (but remember it can be cold at altitude)
  • Highly recommend : water and food
  • you will need to provide reusable foldable tumbler because there will be more disposable cup on the feeding stations to limit the waste
  • The distribution of bibs will take place at Plagne Center at the start of the race on Thursday July 28 from 7:30 am. An identity card is required for the withdrawal of the bib (individually).
  • There will be a room in Plagne Centre where you can leave your belongings

Pick up your bib

The bib can be collected on site at the start of the race on Thursday July 28 from 7:30 am at Plagne Center.

La société d’Aménagement de la Plagne

offers you the chance to cheer on the 6000D runners and the 6000D relay runners in pairs on Saturday 30th July 2022 at a preferential rate for the Bellecôte / Roche de Mio cable car and for the 6D Lacs run on Friday 29th July 2022 (bikes aren’t allowed)
Tickets will be on sale at the lift ticket offices at 5€.
Note : Due to works on the Roche de Mio to Glacier gondola line, it will be closed all summer.