1944 – 2019 : 75th anniversary of D-Day and Battleof Normandy

 

A historical edition for les Courants de la Liberté

 

  Created in 1988 Les Courants de la Liberté, Normandy Running Festival aims to pay tribute to the D-Day Landings events, with a running course through the main landings places, such as Juno and Sword Beach, Pegasus Bridge, Ouistreham Casino,…). The leading event, the D-Day Landings Marathon and the Pegasus, mythic half-marathon are the perfect examples of the tribute to history and a great reflection of our region Normandy.

 

Program of festivities

 

Fireworks on the major landing sites, giant picnic on Omaha Beach, Liberation balls, international parachute of several hundred soldiers above Sainte-Mère-Eglise, etc. The festivities will take place throughout the year and will be in full swing around June 6th. o learn more about the program of the 75th Anniversary Celebrations of the D-Day, click here.