Ghent Urban Trail runs along the Scheldekaai and through the Plantentuin + 10 free tickets for Ghent University runners

(07-03-2017) The Ghent Urban Trail is visiting two Ghent University locations this year: the Scheldekaai and Plantentuin. We have 10 free tickets for enthusiastic Ghent University runners!

Are you crazy about running and city trips? Then the Ghent Urban Trail on Sunday, 26 March 2017 is definitely for you!

An Urban Trail run is a true journey of discovery in your walking and running shoes. The beautiful city centre heritage, combined with the enthusiasm of thousands of athletes creates a special ambiance among the participants.

Those running the Ghent Urban Trail this year will pass by two Ghent University locations: the Scheldekaai and Plantentuin. We have 10 free tickets for enthusiastic Ghent University runners.

For the first time in the history of the Ghent Urban Trail, a portion of the run will also be held in ’t Kuipke. Even better, after the run through the catacombs of ’t Kuipke and a 166-m loop on the legendary track, a festive finish has been planned on the central square. Race after Zesdaagse cyclists like Bradley Wiggins, Iljio Keisse & Co.!

Other attractions along the Ghent Urban Trail route include the Vooruit party hall, the Huis van Alijn, St Peter’s Abbey, Sint-Bavohumaniora secondary school, and the brasserie het Pakhuis. Want to learn more? Then sign up here!