On Sunday 15 December 2013 the eighth marathon of Spijkenisse will take place.
The marathon is organized by SPARK athletics.

Do you still have a question after reading the information on this site, please contact us at sparkmarathon@xs4all.nl

 Spijkenisse is situated near Rotterdam.
Apart from the whole marathon there are various other distances. 



entrance fee

entrance fee
on the day of the marathon

5 km

11.30 h € 4.00 € 6.00

10 km

11.30 h € 6.00 € 9.00

 ½ marathon

11.15 h € 8.00 € 12.00


11.00 h € 17.50 € 25.00

- there are enough shower en changing facilities
- first aid helpers will be present
- each participant will receive a medal
- the 1/2 marathon has a time limit of 2.5 hours.
- wheelers can not participate
- total amount of prize money is max. € 3000, divided between the distances and categories.
- the categories in the Marathon are: M, M35+, M40+, M50+, M60+, F, F35+, F40+, F50+, F60+

special information about the marathon:
- about every 5 km there are water and energy drinks (Isostar lemon) available, at 25 km there are also bananas and from 30km on there is warm tea available.
- each km is marked
- after the finish there is energy drink (Isostar lemon), water, beef tea and fruit available
- the time limit for the marathon is 5 hours.
- Participation is at your own risk. The minimum age for the marathon is 18 years.

 Pre-entrance is closed, but you can still entre on the day of the race between 8.30 and 10.00 AM


Race regulations and General conditions

List of competitors: competitors2013

In previous marathons we have had competitors from Belgium, the USA, the United Kingdom, Canada, Portugal, Republic of South Africa and from Germany.

Hotel arrangement: especially for the participants of the Spark marathon Spijkenisse two hotels have special offers.
Carlton Oasis offers a double room for € 60; breakfast included. The hotel is situated 2.5 km from the start and has a swimming pool en sports facilities.
Atlas hotel is situated within walking distance from the start and offers a double room for €75; breakfast included. In this hotel you do not have to check out until 17.00 hours.
For both arrangements you have to contact the hotel personally and mention the special offer.