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Wintertrail Oxfam : en équipe de 4

Oxfam WinterTrail

From Saturday 10 March to dimanche 11 mars 2018 : daily
Organisateur :
Communauté de communes Pays d'Evian Vallée d'Abondance 
851, Avenue des Rives du Léman
BP 84
74500 Publier
Phone number: +33 (0)4 50 74 57 85
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Vallée d'Abondance

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Description : The NGO Oxfam France and the intermunicipality of vallée d'Abondance will organize a solidarity snowshoes trail : the Oxfam Wintertrail.

The WinterTrail is a unique event that aims to bring together both amateur snowshoe walkers, nature and mountain lovers, as well as athetes in search of challenge. It promises to raise the spirits. leaving everyone full of emotions, enjoying these large spaces and solidarity.

In teams of four, participants will travel 60 km in the Savoyard snow and will have 30 hours to reach the end of this trail. It is a journey between France and Switzerland, which will give them the opportunity to discover
winter nature of the Abondance valley in all its beauty and diversity.

Ahead of the event, each team commits to collect 2,000 euros of sponsorship (500 euros per person) for the NGO Oxfam France. Thus proving an original way to engage in the fight against inequality and poverty in the world.

Saturday, March 10
6.30 am -7.30 am: Meeting in Châtel, at the bottom of the Pré-la-Joux chairlift. A pass "ski lifts" will be distributed on Saturday morning to each walker, each supporter and each volunteer.
7 am - 8.15 am: Hot drinks offered by the Châtel Tourist Office at the top of the chairlift
8 am: Speech of encouragement
8.15 am: Departure of Wintertrail Oxfam
8.30 am - 9 am: Descent of the supporters towards Châtel by the chairlift. Yooner activity offered free of charge during the descent by our partner TSL Outdoor upon registration only within the limits of available seats.
9:00 am: opening of the station to the public.

Sunday, March 11
7 am: Opening of the Wintertrail arrival area, in Abondance
2:15 pm: Arrival deadline for participants (30 hours after departure)
2:45 pm: Closing the arrival area
Adult: 400 € (100€/person. registration form + 2000€, min amount of sponsorship to be raised by a team of 4 persons.).
Group rate available for > 4 people.

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