I participated in the first edition of the Marathon des Alpes Maritimes Nice - Cannes. This is a most extraordinarycourse which runs always (with the exception of Nice Airport) along the sea. The race took place on a beautful day with blue skies and even bluer water with very pleasant 18 degreees.
Check in on the Saturday at the Marathon Exposition
Sun rise on race day as seen from the balcony of our hotel
A beautiful morning on race day
Well organized luggage transport
Race preparations on the Promenade des Anglais
  on the course near Villeneuve-Loubet
  Heading towards Cap d'Antibes with the old town of Antibes in the background
The finish in front of the Movie Festival Center on the Croisette in Cannes
There was even a red carpet (I am in the background)
Waving to the personal supporters
Still a good body tension
Approaching the finish
Post-finish line zone
Re-establishing contact with the supporters
Getting the bag