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Race walking
Upcoming races and events 2020

A list of Centurion qualifying races along with long/ultra distance races and challenge events which should tempt every Centurion (and non-Centurion walkers as well.....)

Race type
25 January
U.S. Olympic Men’s  Race Walk Trials
Race (road)
Santee, California. Includes:  International Men's and Women's 50k Open Race | USATF National Open Women’s 50km Race Walk Championships | USATF National Masters Men’s & Women’s 50km Race Walk Championships. Details [pdf]
25-26 January
challenge walk
FRA. Overnight walk
7 February
8 heures de Charly sur Marne
8 hours
Race (road)
Charly sur Marne (FRA)
29th Feb-1st Mar
24 hours incl French national 100km champs
Race (road)
Bourges (FRA)  qualifier for Paris Alsace 2020 > details
14th-15th- March
Chateau Thierry
24H - French national Champs
Race (road)
Chateau Thierry (FRA) qualifier for Paris Alsace 2020 >details
14th-22nd- March
Morocco Star
stage race 40km-50km each day plus 1xnight stage
Race (desert)
South Morocco.details at: ultra running.org
22nd- March
Championship de France
20km / 50km
Race -road
Gien (FRA)
4-5- April
Le Grand Est
170km + other distances
Race -road
De Domremy-la-Pucelle to Epinal, (FRA) - qualifier for Paris Alsace 2020 > details
18-19 April
Centurions 100 miles
100 miles (24H time limit)
Race - track
Coburg (AUS) entries now open! Qualifier for Australian Centurions
24-25 April
Kennedy march:  Ridderkerk - Dordrecht -Ridderkerk
challenge walk
Start 23:00 Sportcafé De Fakkel, Sportlaan 10, 2982 SN  Ridderkerk. Organised by RWV.
25-26 April
Rond des Ducs
Race -road
Dijon (FRA) qualifier for Paris Alsace 2020. Venue: Dijon University > details
2-3 May
World Race Walking Team Championships
20km / 50km
Race - road
Minsk, Belarus
27 -30 May OR 3-6 June
Paris Alsace
4 day stage race: 430km(M); 300km(F); 230km (M/F)
Race - road
Paris (Neuilly sur Marne) - Ribeauville? Details still to be finalised
23 May
GUCR (Grand Union Canal Race)
145 miles
Race - mostly tow path
Birmingham to London. A running race but many racewalkers have taken part in the past. Cut off times apply at check points.
30-31 May
Continental Centurions Wandel Weekend
50km, 50 miles, 100km, 100miles, 24 hours
race - road
Contintental Centurions qualifying race, Schiedam (Rotterdam) details and entry form >RWV website     entries now open!
14 June
Dutch Championship
Race - road
Wielerclub Pijnenburg, Bijsterveldenlaan 3, 5045 ZZ Tilburg > details RWV website
21-24 July
4 days: 50km/40km/30km
challenge walk
entries usually open January 2020
6 August
Olympic Games
20km (M) walk
race - road
Tokyo (JAP) Odori Park 16:30 local time
7 August
Olympic Games
50km walk
race - road
Tokyo (JAP) Sapporo - Odori Park 05:30 local time
7 August
Olympic Games
20km (W) walk
race - road
Tokyo (JAP) Odori Park 16:30 local time
?  August
Nacht van OLAT
80km or 110km
challenge event
Sint Odenrode, Holland.  see OLAT website for details
14 August
Dodentocht /Death March
challenge event
Bornem Belgium. 2100 start
16-22 August
6 Jours de France
6 days/48H/24H
race track
Privas, Ardeche (FRA)
29-30? August
24 hours
race - road
Wadelincourt (Bel) qualifier for 2021 Paris Alsace
? September
28 hours/24 hour relay
Roubaix, (FRA) qualifier for 2021 Paris Alsace
19-20 September
Nijmegen - Rotterdam
161km (100 miles)
challenge event
start Nijmegen / finish Rotterdam  (NED).
26-27 September
Just A Walk In The Park   
100 miles
Owego, NY, USA   USA Centurion Qualifier   details
04 October
Dutch Championship
50km; 10km
race - road
details to follow
8-11 October
Marbella 4 Days Walking
10km, 20km 30km
challenge event
Marbella (SPA) Several British Centurions participate in this event. Based on the Nijmegen walks
14-15 November
New Zealand Centurion qualifier
100 miles in 24 hours
race - track
AUT Millennium Statium, Rosedale, Auckland.

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