The most enjoyable marathon on the continent  
COAL MINERS’ TRAIL COAL MINERS’ TRAIL
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Copyright Micha Havreluk 2012
All competitions are held on a 8,450  km course. Marathon : 5 laps of 8,450 km 20  km : 3,100 km  + 2 laps of 8,450 km 11,550 km : 1 lap of 3,100 km +1 lap of 8,450 km 6,200 km : 2 laps of 8,450 km   4/5 of the circuit is free of traffic and all competitions are held in an afforested recreation area known as Kattevennen at Genk.  The other part (ca. 1 km) runs through the traffic calmed quarter named Gelieren. Here you have to follow the common traffic regulations.  Each participant takes part at his/her own risk.   The entire course is perfect for running and consists  of  +- 6 km asphalted narrow streets and paths and about 2,5 km trail path..   
THE COURSE