Medoc Marathon: Running and Wine Tasting

The Medoc Marathon is one of the most unique sporting events in the world. Every year, thousands of runners and wine enthusiasts gather in the wine region of Medoc in France. This incredible race combines running, conviviality, and wine tastings. This year will mark the 37th edition, taking place on September 2, 2023.

Taking place in the heart of the Bordeaux vineyards, the Medoc Marathon is more than just a race; it also offers an enchanting and picturesque setting. Participants are encouraged to come in costumes, adding a festive dimension to the event. Throughout the 42.195 kilometers, runners are greeted by wine tasting stands, offering the finest wines of Medoc. It's a unique opportunity to discover the flavors and aromas of local wines while taking on a sporting challenge.

A Unique Landscape

The route of the Medoc Marathon traverses magnificent landscapes, with majestic castles, endless vineyards, and picturesque villages. Runners will have the chance to pass by renowned wineries such as Château Margaux, Château Lafite Rothschild, and Château Mouton Rothschild. This one-of-a-kind course makes this race particularly appealing to running enthusiasts and wine lovers alike.


Need accommodation? 

Villa Segur is the ideal place for your 3-day stay during the Marathon du Médoc. Located just a few minutes' walk from the Bordeaux Saint Jean train station, you can easily travel between the various meeting points and our establishment by taking the train from Bordeaux Saint Jean or going downtown to catch the shuttles specially set up for the event.

Our rooms offer both tranquility and comfort, allowing you to recharge your batteries for the race ahead. And to make sure you stay energized, what could be better than a delicious breakfast? You can enjoy it in your room or on our patio. 

After such a busy day, come and enjoy the south-west French sunshine on our charming patio. Don't delay in making your reservation and guarantee your stay with us.





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