News last supplement: 31 March 2014 Weather forecast: link
The ninth edition of our event is on Sunday 14 December 2014
The organisation of the Spijkenisse-SPARK Marathon supports the Dutch ALS Foundation.
From Wikipedia: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)—also referred to as motor neurone disease (MND) in most Commonwealth countries and as Lou Gehrig's disease in the United States—is a debilitating disease with varied etiology characterized by rapidly progressive weakness, muscle atrophy, muscle spasticity, difficulty speaking (dysarthria), difficulty swallowing (dysphagia), and difficulty breathing (dyspnea). ALS is the most common of the five motor neuron diseases.
The results of all the distances and many photo's: Results
On Sunday 24 October 2010 Wim Jonkman of the Dutch Athletics Association measured the course of our marathon. The course of the marathon is now certified by the IAAF!
The Atlas hotel is within walking distance from the start. You can hire a double room (special marathon offer) for € 75,--. Breakfast is included (not included: Tourist tax € 1,00 pp) and you may use the room on Sunday until 17.00 hours. More information: Atlas hotels.
The Carlton Oasis hotel also has a special marathon offer: a double room for € 60, breakfast included. This hotel is situated 2,5 km from the start and has a swimming pool and sport facilities.
For both hotels it is important to mention the special marathon offer.
We will use of the Ipico tag for time registration. The tag was used in the Antwerp and the London marathons. We will only register your gross time.YouTube
Race results The finishers of all editions of the Spijkenisse marathon are listed with there fastest times: Results