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Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Annecy - Presqu'île d'Albigny
Sevrier - Nautic base
Sevrier - Nautic base
Talloires-Montmin - Angon
Talloires-Montmin - Angon
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Talloires-Montmin - The Talloires bay
Veyrier-du-Lac
Veyrier-du-Lac
Le Semnoz - Nordic area
Le Semnoz - Nordic area
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Glisse en coeur (24 hours of skiing and concerts)

Opening period

From Friday 17 to Sunday 19 of March 2017.

24 hours of skiing and concerts, a snow marathon to raise money for a charity organisation helping children.
Over the last 11 years, Glisse en Coeur has become the number 1 charity event in the French Alps!

The 11th edition of this 24 hours' ski fundraiser raised 408 816 € in profit of TFA, an association who supports, helps, relieves families whose children are affected by mental disability.

Glisse en Coeur is a unique opportunity for solidarity: 24 hours of non stop skiing in relay team from Saturday 2pm until Sunday 2pm. From the begining to the end of the event, listen to live music at the Glisse en Coeur's stage, at the bottom of "Les Gettiers" slope, in Le Grand Bornand Chinaillon.

Glisse en Coeur also attracts popular medias and sports celebrities, who come to the event to provide their enthusiastic support. They usually stay for the entire weekend, some of them even put on skis and slide for this good cause!

Glisse en Coeur in numbers:
- 24 hours of non stop skiing.
- € 408,816 of donations collected for TFA.
- more than € 2,000,000 collected in 11 editions.
- 27 974 km skied in 24 hours.
- 124 teams and over 1,200 competitors.
- 350 volunteers.
- Hundreds of hours of grooming to prepare the run for the event.

Prices

Free for spectators.
Registration fee for participating teams.

Place

Front de neige des Gettiers

Contact

Le Grand-Bornand Chinaillon

74450 Le Grand-Bornand

Latitude : 45.970246

Longitude : 6.451943