From 11 to 12 March 2023

"Lekkarod" - International sled dog race

Event activity : Compétition sportive
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The ''Lekkarod'' is a long distance dog sledding race by stages whose objectives correspond to a real philosophy for the sport of dog sledding.

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In the sumptuous scenery of the Alps, mushers from all over Europe meet for a competition placed under the sign of respect. Respect for men, dogs and nature.
2 types of events: sledding and ski-joëring (or harnessed skiing, a sport discipline combining skiing and an animal team, is practiced here pulled by a sled dog).
See you in Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin on snow front for the entertainment, Vernon place for the race departure and especially at the arrival at the Arselle plateau in Chamrousse 1600 - Nordic area!

Programme
✦ Saturday:
- trapper village on the snow front of Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin
- start of the handisport race
- ski-joëring event - skijo departures
- sledding event - departures of teams (end of departures around 6.45pm)
- first arrivals (skijo) at the Arselle plateau in Chamrousse 1600 and last arrivals around 8.45pm

✦ Sunday:
- trapper village on the snow front of Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin
- start of the handisport race
- ski-joëring event - skijo departures
- sledding event - departures of teams (end of departures around 6.45 pm)
- first arrivals (skijo) at the Arselle plateau in Chamrousse 1600 and last arrivals around 8.45pm
- prize-giving ceremony in front of the Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin tourist office

Reinforcement shuttles:
From 4pm to 8pm between Chamrousse 1650 - Recoin (stop n°24 Vernon shifted to the Maison de l'environnement) and Chamrousse 1600 - Arselle plateau (stop n°23 nordic area).

Live info on Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/lekkarod and more info on : www.lekkarod.com

If the show that sled dogs provide us is both wonderful and filled with the deepest respect for the animal, it is incumbent upon everyone to understand and apply a few rules of behavior in order not to harm these athletes that are the dogs.
Consult the LEKKAROD spectator's guide in download below.


Eco-friendly Our eco-friendly commitments:

Rates

Free of charge.

Opening periods

From Saturday 11 to Sunday 12 March 2023.

Equipments and characteristics

  • Pets refused