Paris Marathon This is a truly memorable journey through the City of Light The Paris Marathon starts on one of the World’s most famous streets, Les Champs Elysees, and attracts over 40,000 runners each year. This is a truly memorable journey through the City of Light. If you already have a place and paid your entry fee through the event organiser, you can join our team as an Own Place runner. There's no minimum fundraising target, just raise as much as you can. Want to get started with your fundraising? Set up your online fundraising page now. Booking for this event has now closed.