The Foulées de la Liberté will see 4,000 children open the festivities for a weekend dedicated to sport, togetherness and community spirit. This event, which is jointly organised by the Sports department of the City of Caen and the Organising Committee of Les Courants de la Liberté, involves 4,000 children from schools in the Caen area.
In 2019, the children will run for the non-profit organization, Les Fées Papillons.
Every year, the Foulées de la Liberté open the festivities and contributes to the atmosphere of the weekend. In 2019, the event will take place as part of the 75th anniversary of D-day and the Battle of Normandy making this edition a speacial year, full of history and emotions for all children.