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2013 registrations

The 2013 The North Face® Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc® will take place in the last week of August, between August 26th and September 1st, 2013.

In order to manage the 2012 registrations fairly and squarely, they can only be made by internet.

Pre-registrations are closed!
Results of the draw : click here


Pre-registration dates

A pre-registration period will open from December, 19th 2012 to January, 8th 2013 during which time all candidates will be able complete their application form, including qualifying courses, for the event of their choice. This form will be validated by the payment of 50€ deposit payable by credit-card (secured on-line payment)

Qualifying races

Registration for each race will only be possible for those runners who have realised the preliminary qualifying races between January 1st 2011 and December 31st 2012: click here for the rules concerning the qualifying races for the 2013 Ultra-Trail®

 *** Attention - new***
UTMB® : 7 points acquired between 2011/01/01 and 2012/12/31 (in 3 races maximum)
*** Attention - new***
CCC® : 2 points acquired between 2011/01/01 and 2012/12/31
TDS : 2 points acquired between 2011/01/01 and 2012/12/31
The 2010 UTMB® and CCC® also give the right to points.

Group registration

It will be possible to pre-register as a group (minimum 2 people, maximum 12 people per group, with your partner, your running companions etc). The first group member who will pre-enroll will have to click " Pre-registration in group", he will then obtain a group number that he will communicate to the other members. Then, they just have to indicate this number in " Pre-Registration in group" when they will pre-register.

Attention: At the end of your registration, you can, on your runner’s file verify the other members of your group. If they do not appear there, it could be that you have entered the incorrect group number!

Should there be a draw, then the groups will be drawn as a group. Like this the result will be the same for each group member.

Here's an overview of a group registration


If the number of pre-registrations for a race exceeds the maximum number possible for that race, a draw will be held, the results of which will be communicated on January 18th 2013 at 10:00 (Paris time).

For those who have their pre-registration confirmed there will be a period of 11 days, from 18 till 28 January 2013, in which to finalise and complete their registration by paying, by credit card, the balance of their registration fee and by submitting the relevant supporting documents.

Those persons who do not complete their registration within the time specified will lose their place, their deposit will not be returned by the organisation and they will not be benefit from the coefficient of 2 for the following year.

The eventual losers in the draw will have their 50€ deposit reimbursed.
*** Attention - new***: They will benefit from a co-efficient of 2 the following year which will double their chance of success.
In the case of being unlucky a second time, they will have priority registration (without pre-registration) for the same race the year after, on the one condition that they have  the necessary qualification points by finishing the qualifying races which conform to the current rules of the year of their registration.
This regulation evolves and is susceptible to change each year. In any case the registration conditions for each year are announced at the beginning of February the previous year.

Priority registration in 2013

Those runners unsuccessful in the 2012 draw who did not transfer their registration to the TDS™, will in 2013, benefit from a priority registration on condition that they have the points necessary for 2013.
Thoe persons who were unlucky in the 2012 draw and transferred their registration to the TDS™ have renounced their priority for 2013.

Runner’s commitments

 By registering, each runner personally agrees to engage in the following :

  • I declare that I have read and understood the regulations and ethics of the race (available at www.ultratrailmb.com)
  • I understand and approve of the conditions of participation which figure in the regulations
  • I agree to respect all items of the regulations
  • I agree to scrupulously respect and promote the ethic
  • I agree to be aware of any medical condition which could concern me and, consequently relieve the organisation of any responsibility for any medical problem which may arise during the event due to any negligence on my part
  • I agree to acknowledge that in the case of an inexact declaration of qualifying races, not complying to the regulations or deceitfulness, the organisation reserves the right to cancel my registration without re-imbursing the fees paid.

Enrolment fees

2013 Enrolment fees:
UTMB® : 160 € (*)
CCC®: 110 € (*)
TDS™ : 120 € (*)
(*) Of which 1.5 euro per person is an éco participation to finance cleaning, restoration or rehabilitation of footpaths

PTL™ - La Petite Trotte à Léon

Registration will be open on December 19th 2012 and will be closed when the event is full (maximum 80 teams).

It is open to teams of 2 or 3 persons of whom at least one must have finished, in the past, the UTMB® or the TOR DES GEANTS, one of the previous PTL™ or even the 2012 TDS™. Dispensations may be granted upon the decision of the race direction upon presentation of a prize list for the last three years, as well as for holders of certificates for state or federal diplomas (high mountain guides, walking guides, instructors…)

The team leader (which is necessarily a UTMB®, Tor des Géants finisher, PTL™ or TDS™ 2012 or...) makes the pre-registration for all his team at the same time.

Enrolment fees

2013 Enrolment fees:
PTL™ : 550 € (*) / team
(*) Of which 1.5 euro per person is an éco participation to finance cleaning, restoration or rehabilitation of footpaths.

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