GENERAL INFORMATION SPIJKENISSE SPARK MARATHON

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

 

Distance   Start time   Entry before 15 November 2018   Entry from 16 November until 12 December 2018   Entry on 16 December 2018
Marathon   10:30   € 23   € 27   € 33
half marathon   11:00   € 14   € 18   € 23
10K   11:15   € 9   € 12   € 15
5K   11:15   € 7   € 9   € 11

 

  • there are enough shower en changing facilities
  • first aid helpers will be present
  • every finisher will receive a medal
  • the half marathon has a time limit of 2.5 hours.
  • The tracks of the half marathon and the marathon are IAAF certificated.
  • wheelers can not participate
  • the minimum age to partcipate is 10 years, 12 years, 16 years and 18 years for the 5K, 10K, half marathon and marathon respectively
  • 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 5K there areis water and energy drink (Isostar lemon) available, at 25K there are also bananas and from 30K on tea is available.
  • each K 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.
  • You can enter until 13 December 2018.

Smoking is prohibited on the grounds.

The General conditions and the Race regulations are listed at the end of this page.

The registrations can be viewed on an updated list of contestants.

In previous marathons we had runners from Belgium, the USA, the United Kingdom, Canada, Portugal, Republic of South Africa, Russia, Poland, Norway, Finland and from Germany.

Hotel arrangement: especially for the participants of the Spark marathon Spijkenisse two hotels have special offers.
Carlton Oasis**** offers a single room for €75 and a double room for €85 breakfast included. You can enjoy a pasta meal the evening before the marathon.  The hotel is situated 2.5K from the start and has a swimming pool en sports facilities. Here you can make a reservation.
Atlas hotel*** is situated 1K from the start and offers a single room for €75 and a double room for €80 breakfast included. You can enjoy a pasta meal the evening before the marathon.  You do not have to check out until 5.00 PM.

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