What to expect
The Amsterdam Marathon course follows part of the Olympic Marathon route along the Amstel River giving participants and insight into the huge amount of daily business that takes place on the water. Runners also speed past stately homes and windmills. The route offers beautiful rural scenery and starts and ends in the magnificent Olympic Stadium. Every year this leaves an unforgettable impression, not least because of the presence of the supporters in the marathon grandstand.
Registration fee: £35
Fundraising target: £250
The Half Marathon
The Amsterdam Mizuno half marathon is one of the most exciting races of this distance. This spectacular race starts at the Stadionweg and passes through the centre of the city including through the world-famous Rijksmuseum on Museumplein, the beautiful and famous Vondelpark, and over the Utrechtse Bridge on the Amstel, before culminating in a grand arena finish at the Olympic Stadium. This historic stadium leaves a memorable impression on runners and supporters and other spectators have free access to the grandstand to cheer you on.
Registration fee: Free
Fundraising target: £150
Head over to the official TCS Amsterdam Marathon website for more information.
As part of our running team you will receive:
a fundraising pack with runners' sweepstake
a t-shirt or running vest
dedicated fundraising support and advice
If you're thinking of running for us and want access to qualified trainers as well as the chance to chat with other #TeamMarsden runners, check out our runners Facebook group.
Already got your own place?
Have you got your own place on this event but still want to be part of Team Marsden and raise money to help people with cancer here and across the world? Just get in touch and let us know.